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Not Happy Please study the pictures as they form part of the description.

So the item will be blurry, out of focus, low resolution, and upside down.

Learn to take a decent shot of the item you're selling, even more so if your description is look at the picture.

Also, try and show the manufacturer's mark eg serial or model number on your item, so I can have a reasonable guess as to its suitability.
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Just people who don't know what they're selling and use a poor picture as an excuse for their ignorance.

Telly for sale - look at pictures to see what you're getting - NO REFUNDS OR RETURNS.....

So it's a black rectangle.....maybe a Sony, or Samsung or Schneider, one of the 'S' makes as far as I can tell.

Try taking a picture of the manufacturer's plate on the back, rather than four front views of it in your drawing room.
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"drawing room"...........?

How frightfully Cheshire.......
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I look at cars under £500 regularly on eBay and some of the gravity defying offers are a wonderful bargain.

I like the comment that usually goes with the adverts "I don't know why it's done that!"
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I look at cars under £500 regularly on eBay and some of the gravity defying offers are a wonderful bargain.

I like the comment that usually goes with the adverts "I don't know why it's done that!"
..or 'it only needs ... for an MOT"
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I always go out of my way to provide decent pictures on ebay.

Then I put in the description "Please study the pictures as they form part of the description".

But a blurry picture is no good whatsoever.
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How about "Unable to test"

Normally if you look in the sellers feedback they will have sold similar items before which were described as working....

So if they could test those and make sure they worked why not this one?
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"Sold as seen......."

not good for distance selling.
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How about "Unable to test"

Normally if you look in the sellers feedback they will have sold similar items before which were described as working....

So if they could test those and make sure they worked why not this one?
Indeed, I buy a few cameras off eBay from time to time use them for awhile then put them back on eBay for somink else. A very fluid camera collection. Anyway how often you see them saying this and then when looking on 'sellers other items' the battery or charger is for sale. Also worth checking 'sold items' for the missing battery or charger as quite often that seller has sold them previous. Easiest thing is to just ignore them, it's usually a cover with cameras.

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"Sold as seen......."

not good for distance selling.
Indeed one does not 'see it'. So many try this instead of using "Spares or Repairs" condition.
The good thing with eBay as a buyer they are always right. It's a nightmare as a seller.

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Statements above are all my own opinion and not fact.
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A decent set of pix and description makes a difference. I sold a kit car, at the time there were three almost identical kits for sale with shoddy pictures and minimal description. They went for between a grand and £1200, mine fetched £1600. Well worth the effort of a bit of Photoshop exposure tweeking and thought about the words.
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