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    Anyone ordered from this website before? It's full of stuff from China mostly. Some are cheap, some are fake, and some are seemingly good deals. I placed an order few days ago for some wires that's marked 98% off for $1.38. Well, I know it is worth more than $100 fake or not. So, I placed the order just to give it a try and there isn't much for me to lose. Now, the seller is saying they made a mistake on the discount and wants me to either cancel my order or pay him $120 more.
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    What item is it for as I'd be interested to see if it's still listed?

    I do have an account with them, but never pulled the trigger on anything.

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    I might give it a try and see if I get the same answer, :) but I would not pay him an additional $120.

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    I would bring my business elsewhere. Price doesnt even sound right. A big BEWARE sign should have went off before id order those
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    Sites like this one are kind of like going to the casino.
    You have to be ready to lose your money. PASS.
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    Product is no longer available. :)

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    "Akihabara lb-5109 single crystal copper speaker wire audio line 2.5 meters " for $1.38 a piece listed on the Home page.

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    Here may be same cable at Amazon..

    http://www.amazon.com/Akihabara-LB-5.../dp/B00DUDWCBE

    Interesting name for the cable

    I was under the impression that Akihabara is the electronic town distric of Tokyo, that was where I got my last pair of headphones....
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    A quick look at the reviews, looks like buys are batting less than 50% success getting what they
    order, if anything at all. I don't care how cheap they list it, I wouldn't order from aliexpress.
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    Anything audio, comes from either AS, Amazon, or the like.
    I refuse to argue with idiots, because people can't tell the DIFFERENCE!

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    That site is full of fake crap, ever saw the $20 nordost red d's and blue h's ? there is no way its for real

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