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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The wonder of eBay

Posted Wednesday, September 26, 2007, at 10:07 PM

I had an interesting conversation with a fellow eBayer last week. We were both dabbling in auction items, but his real interest was in automotive accessories. What caught my attention was his effort to sell an old car motor he had put up for auction for $200. It did not sell.

He then decided to take it apart, clean up the parts and list them again. He has made $2500 so far and still counting!!

He had another motor from an airplane that he thought was useless to airplane enthusiasts, but..... It was not being used in airplanes anymore but a fellow bought it for his airboat.

Ya never know!



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Steve Mills and his wife have one daughter and live on a farm outside of Bell Buckle. They previously owned two coffee/ice cream shops, currently operate an internet sales company and teach classes, but his primary job involves the paper industry worldwide. Hobbies and interests lie in gardening, photography, recorded music and of course, their pets.