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Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 8:34 am
by Izmon
Right another fiver off everything apart from in Bruges so 10 in total again open to offers :) and if there's something else you see in my collection let me know
Izmon wrote:Take a fiver off everything apart from in bruges I'm open to offers remember

Izmon wrote:Hey guys need to move some stuff most will be averages but I'm flexible so shoot me a pm

Cooper mayhem reg £80 delivered

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Cooper anarchy £50 delivered
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Barrett assembeling £40 delivered
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Los Angeles die hard van genderen £60 delivered
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Drive sheratt £ 35 delivered
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Ghostbusters van genderen £ 50 delivered
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Petrie avengers ap I think this had a slight crease on the corner but was spooned out nothing major £80 delivered
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In Bruges New flesh commission varient - PENDING £80 delivered
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Whalen monsters commission £65 delivered
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Smackdown set valderama £70
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All delivered in UK send me a pm to discuss thanks guys

Anything else in my traded is also available

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:12 am
by vvarlock
Hello! I'm extremely new to the forums and thought I'd drop a quick message. I'm in the NW and managed to bag a few Mondo prints over the first 1/2 of the year to start my collection.

Are people still ordering the sleeves? Would be great to get in on the order if so. Currently storing in tubes and near impossible to get any proper storage for the bigger 24x36 prints.

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:26 am
by Jaspar
Welcome!
Once you get sleeves, you'll still need something rigid to protect them while storing flat. I'd suggest getting some foam core or a couple of clip frames from Wilkos. You could always order some acid free tissue paper from amazon/ebay to tide you over until you got sleeves.

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:34 am
by jpfondu
Quick question guys. Parcel is being held by Parcelforce until I pay the customs fees. HMRC have charged it and released it back to the depot. I called up and asked for the amount payable whilst I await the letter being delivered detailing it all. They have charged the 20% as usual.

Can I still challenge the 20% at this point or will I need to pay the fees and take it back up with HMRC? I can call them up but just in case someone already had a go at this.

I couldn't find the old UK customs forum.

Cheers.

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:37 am
by rimmer
http://forum.expressobeans.com/viewtopi ... =8&t=85994

Jp - just had two successful retroactive claims by following the advice in the link above
it's a ballache but it's gotta be done,got charged nearly 50 quid both times :shock:

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:41 am
by jpfondu
Great stuff man, Thanks.

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:43 am
by rimmer
No worries,I only know where it is as i've been there too much lately :D

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:47 am
by vvarlock
Jaspar wrote:Welcome!
Once you get sleeves, you'll still need something rigid to protect them while storing flat. I'd suggest getting some foam core or a couple of clip frames from Wilkos. You could always order some acid free tissue paper from amazon/ebay to tide you over until you got sleeves.
Thanks Jaspar, yeah was looking at foamboards today actually on ebay. Think it was around £60 for 15 which is pretty good in lieu of sleeves.

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:58 am
by rimmer
Sorry vvarlock,completely bypassed your post.
Welcome!

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:59 am
by hpoorthuis
deestar wrote:Image

This was the master list, if everyone is ok with the amounts please state so. Also money will have to be collected before order is placed
So we going through with this? How much where the cost again and when will the funds need to be collected?

Also, Is Thought Bubble worth a €500 trip? Really thinking about going this year, but apart from Mondoish stuff is it good?

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 12:08 pm
by Jaspar
vvarlock wrote:
Jaspar wrote:Welcome!
Once you get sleeves, you'll still need something rigid to protect them while storing flat. I'd suggest getting some foam core or a couple of clip frames from Wilkos. You could always order some acid free tissue paper from amazon/ebay to tide you over until you got sleeves.
Thanks Jaspar, yeah was looking at foamboards today actually on ebay. Think it was around £60 for 15 which is pretty good in lieu of sleeves.
I've never actually ended up buying the stuff. Out of interest, how much was postage? Could you post a link?
Cheers

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 12:11 pm
by dhokes
vvarlock wrote:
Jaspar wrote:Welcome!
Once you get sleeves, you'll still need something rigid to protect them while storing flat. I'd suggest getting some foam core or a couple of clip frames from Wilkos. You could always order some acid free tissue paper from amazon/ebay to tide you over until you got sleeves.
Thanks Jaspar, yeah was looking at foamboards today actually on ebay. Think it was around £60 for 15 which is pretty good in lieu of sleeves.
But do you really need 15? You could purchase 2 from your nearest art/craft store (I purchased 2 A1 boards for approx. £6 each) + sleeves such as these (http://www.artifolk.co.uk/back-to-colle ... leeves.htm) + acid free tissue paper for extra protection if you're concerned.

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 12:23 pm
by Jaspar
My problem is A1 is too small for 24 x 36, and I don't know how I'd fit A0 in the car! That said, I do already have flat storage, just thought they might come in handy for flattening new prints.

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 1:27 pm
by fitz
I just bought massive (27x40) clipframes from amazon or wilkos and then used acid free tissue paper between the prints as a temp solution - you can get a fair number into a single frame doing it this way and it kept them fine for me.

Re: Place for UK users to gather/trade/chat!

Posted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 1:28 pm
by fitz
hpoorthuis wrote:Also, Is Thought Bubble worth a €500 trip? Really thinking about going this year, but apart from Mondoish stuff is it good?
I wouldnt have said so unless you were doing it as part of a wider trip. It is good but its much more of a comics event than an art event for the most part.