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Jul 11, 2013
verticalbound posted with several items for sale, including quickdraws and a mastercam. I paid for the items before leaving for CA, but when I returned, no gear has arrived and the seller is now unresponsive. The account shows "Last Visit: Jan 18, 2013", which is obviously not true as there have been many posts since then - but I'm not sure how the forum tracks visits.

mountainproject.com/v/fs-ascen...
CWood
From SLC, UT
Joined Oct 18, 2009
48 points
Jul 11, 2013
I hope you get your stuff.

It is interesting and disappointing that MP shows the "Last Visit" as January when it was obviously in June.
FrankPS
From Atascadero, CA
Joined Nov 19, 2009
130 points
Jul 11, 2013
If you used Paypal or paid with a credit card, request a chargeback. ollieon
Joined Nov 26, 2012
21 points
Administrator
Jul 11, 2013
Lichen head. Me, with my usual weatherbeaten, lich...
mountainproject.com/v/cedar-bl...

"Well circumstances mean leaving Joshua tree and heading to dodge city :/ so it would seem cedar bluffs is the closest potential for climbing. Looks promising though definitely already planning being there as much as possible this summer. Anyone near dodge with the same idea maybe we could car pool! All about new development!"

Maybe you need to drive to Dodge.
M Sprague
From New England
Joined Nov 9, 2006
5,510 points
Jul 11, 2013
~Here to party~
He sprays about his panhandling and all kinds of other shadiness under the same username and phone # on ST. Several users call him out for being a troll. Read what T Hocking has to say on this page supertopo.com/climbing/thread....

Lots of hard luck stories, selling gear, etc. Sounds kinda scammy.
Sorden
From inside the Bubble, Colorado
Joined Sep 25, 2003
99 points
Jul 11, 2013
Leashless bliss. 3 points of contact
If you log in on your smarty smart phone and never log off there is no "tracking" from what I've observed.
Only when you log from a land line, (Edit) or post something.
I'm sending this now from my phone. The last time I logged on was last night on the computer.
I check in now and then at work to keep up with the day's events cuz this site is better than a soap opera!
I remember seeing his post, I hope you get some retribution.
Tom-onator
From trollfreesociety
Joined Feb 15, 2010
800 points
Jul 11, 2013
Split shin after 5.9+ R lead
Yeah file a dispute through PayPal. It takes a while so better to do it now rather then later. Unless you paid "gift" style, then you're screwed. Track this guy down. MRock
Joined Apr 10, 2013
17 points
Jul 12, 2013
Cue testimonials about how great buying on MP is in 3, 2,1.... chuffnugget
From Bolder, CO
Joined Sep 14, 2011
22 points
Jul 17, 2013
MRock wrote:
Yeah file a dispute through PayPal. It takes a while so better to do it now rather then later. Unless you paid "gift" style, then you're screwed. Track this guy down.
The latter. :/
CWood
From SLC, UT
Joined Oct 18, 2009
48 points
Jul 17, 2013
First morning at Indian Creek!!!
What a bummer Woody - Did you try giving Andrew a call: 360.269.6022

  • I'd try to rescind the CC payment and forget this guy - seems like he's the "Woe-is-me" type that's always in the wrong place at the wrong time.
J Antin
From Golden, CO
Joined May 13, 2009
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