Volks 1/100 Red Phantom

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Volks 1/100 Red Phantom

Post by jinnai » Wed Jan 12, 2005 7:50 pm

Hi guys. I haven't posted here before, but lurked for a while..

To cut to the chase: I presently stand in a position to grab this new kit from Volks direct from Japan, through a reliable source.

For those unsure as to if they'll get a copy, and are resorted to Celga and other auction sites to gain their FSS kits, I could be a welcome relief.

What I need, are people who are 100% certain they can commit to paying for a 19,800 kit when asked for. No added charges.

Think of this thread as a pre-order thread.

If you're dubious about myself, and my ability to handle cash, talk to Jack, Vincent, or KOG, as they know firsthand my trustworthiness with money.

Now, for a final note.. if/when this pans out, I stand in a position to grab whatever FSS kit Volks presently have in stock at the warehouse. No lie.

So think of this as a starting point. We all need to start somewhere, right?

If you're interested, reply directly in this thread, via email (logangentleman@hotmail.com), or via PM.

Cheers, and thanks for looking!

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Post by Sheizzel » Wed Jan 12, 2005 9:45 pm

Nice to have you join us, Jinnai :D .

I'm game, have my name on one of the Red Phantoms :twisted: .

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Post by John F. Moscato » Wed Jan 12, 2005 9:46 pm

Doesn't Volks offer direct on-line ordering right on their website?
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Post by jinnai » Wed Jan 12, 2005 9:55 pm

Not internationally. Only internally.

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Post by Sheizzel » Wed Jan 12, 2005 9:58 pm

Kits sold through Volks On-Line shop are only for those who are within Japan.


Post by jinnai » Wed Jan 12, 2005 10:06 pm

What I want people to understand, is that I'm still in the process of setting this up.

19,800 is the full retail price. I may (actually.. most likely) be able to sell for 18,000.

On top of that, I'll be shipping directly from Australia. You're looking at about $20-25 USD for 5-7 day shipping via AirMail.

That's already cheaper and faster than HLJ.

I'm trying to get established right now, that's why I'm only offering Red Phantom for the moment. Why? Because it's the easiest kit to get right now, and it's presently in stock with no chance of selling out right now.

This is a guaranteed purchase.

So consider, and let me know. I'd really like to get this off the ground, because if it works, items that Volks have in the warehouse right now, like Machine Mess Auge, and Final Junchoon, I can get and sell back.

And they're not available to HLJ at this point in time.

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Post by happy hopping » Thu Jan 13, 2005 1:21 am

Wow...something have changed. You collect FSS GK? When did that happen? :P

Are you still using paper clip for pinning? :D
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Post by jinnai » Thu Jan 13, 2005 1:46 am

Nice to see you too Happy. =p

For a good year or so now.. moved off gundam.

And yes, still using paperclips. =p Same with AnM. =p

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Post by Vincent Valentine » Thu Jan 13, 2005 2:02 am

Damn right with the Paperclips!


I'm thinking about it, too. But there are other FSS kits besides the Phantom that I would love to get.

Jinnai's a great guy.

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Post by Falk » Thu Jan 13, 2005 9:38 am

Who are you btw ? :roll: :wink:
Were you on WaxTrax with another pseudo ? The same ? Not on WT at all ? I can't remember your pseudo :)


Post by jinnai » Thu Jan 13, 2005 9:42 am

I am me. =p

I was lurking on Wax Trax, never posted. But the aformentioned people have known me for a very, very long time.. like 3 years or so?

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Post by junchoon » Thu Jan 13, 2005 2:04 pm

hi Jinnai... i remember u from gundam.com! :)

anyway, would like to know how is the payment suppose to be made? in Aussie dollars? or USD? or flexible? cheque payment or paypal??

how much is the postage to Malaysia??



Post by jinnai » Thu Jan 13, 2005 9:13 pm

Hey mate. ^_^ Another one who remembers me. =p

I'll be taking payments via paypal. More flexible. Most likely in the original yen amount also. That I haven't decided yet. I hate currency conversions.

Postage to Malaysia would be $19.50 AUD. That's $15 USD if anyone is interested.

More interested people are arriving.. great!

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Post by Akuma Sephitaro » Fri Jan 14, 2005 4:03 pm

*waves to Jinnai*

Nice to see you ^__^

Don't have the money for the red Phantom... But I don't like the red scheme, anyway *shrugs* Hope all goes well with whatever plans you have, though


Post by Hellequin » Sat Jan 15, 2005 8:29 pm

Well, now I feel bad that I can't remember you. :?

Then again, I blocked out the memory of a lot of people on G.com purely on principle. As for buying kits, I need to get around to building the ones I have before I get any more :D

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