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Old 04-13-2017, 05:15 PM   #21
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I won't bid against you. I think they look like a good first bus for me.

Just curious, do you know how much shipping a bus from Tn to California might cost(roughly?)?

Do they sell the buses even if the reserve is not meet?

Fuel milage?

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I'll PM you the links of the two I really want. There are like four or five all pretty much the same specs and condition. I doubt I'll get any of them, but we'll see. IF the prices go too high for me, I'll try for one. If i get outbid, oh well... This is my bidding system. I bid low and often!
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Old 04-13-2017, 05:50 PM   #22
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If you're insurance is ok with it, and you are the trusting type, you may be able to get someone to drive it cross country. My uncle used to buy Porches, VWs, and other smaller vehicles here in Texas, and pay for gas, to get people to drive them to Ca. And this way long before C/L Rideshare. To the best of my knowledge he only lost 1 car.
You get it delivered cheaply, and they get a free ride out West. Do some homework on this .....it may be the way to go.
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I think I have seen something like this called U-Ship. You put a job and people will bid on how much they will charge to do it. My friend had a lady drive her cat from Texas to California.

I will most likely drive it.
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I think I have seen something like this called U-Ship. You put a job and people will bid on how much they will charge to do it. My friend had a lady drive her cat from Texas to California.

I will most likely drive it.
I've had NO luck with Uship. Just sketchy, rude people wanting higher than retail prices to haul stuff.
YOu can do this!
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Haven't you see that Shipping Wars on TV? That's some of the U-Bid guys and yes they're gleefully rude.
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Going to drive!!

I have decided that I am definitely going to drive the bus home, from wherever I buy it. It seems like the best way to start the journey and get to know my bus.
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Haven't you see that Shipping Wars on TV? That's some of the U-Bid guys and yes they're gleefully rude.
You're kidding, right? Shipping Wars? I thought they'd hit the bottom of the barrel when they made a series about buying the contents of abandoned storage lockers.
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Storage wars is still on TV too. That kind of makes my stomach contents curdle to see ontrepenurial people acting like that. Acting is the key word. Those shows are scripted. You can tell some of the people are reading from a Q-card.

Rhonda, I'm still searching for your shorty. There's some nice looking buses around with the wrong engines, thus the silence.
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Storage wars is still on TV too. That kind of makes my stomach contents curdle to see ontrepenurial people acting like that. Acting is the key word. Those shows are scripted. You can tell some of the people are reading from a Q-card.

Rhonda, I'm still searching for your shorty. There's some nice looking buses around with the wrong engines, thus the silence.
I think she'd be wise to go for one of the GM's with the 6.0 gasser.
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