THR Advice needed!!


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zx12rider
February 4, 2009, 11:32 AM
I purchase something from a member here about a month ago. No product and no PM in 3 weeks. I don't want to slander someone's name but at what point do I do something about this? I've written him 3-4 times without a reply. I hope nothing is wrong but I'm at a loss of what to do.

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expvideo
February 4, 2009, 11:34 AM
3 weeks with no contact is long enough to assume that it is a fraud. At this point I wouldn't call it slanderous to make the bad deal public.

jr45
February 4, 2009, 11:35 AM
I would agree. No contact in 3 weeks is too long.

erict
February 4, 2009, 11:38 AM
Have they been on the board since then?

mcwjr13
February 4, 2009, 11:39 AM
I think I would run a search on his profile to see when he last logged on to THR. My next step would be to notify the moderators and pm him with your messages. If I still did not get a response then I would make it public. Just try and keep it somewhat civil just in case something has happened. This seems to happen all to often!

TexasRifleman
February 4, 2009, 11:42 AM
Yeah get with a mod and see if they can contact the guy through an alternate email address, and confirm when he last logged on.

MT GUNNY
February 4, 2009, 11:46 AM
Tell a Moderator I'm shure they can contact him somehow. Or a Administrator

zx12rider
February 4, 2009, 12:07 PM
I am not the type to make rash moves. I did check a week or so ago and he had "not been" on THR. I just now re-checked and "February 1st, 2009 09:46 AM". So he could have PM'd me back. My PM were all polite just asking for a tracking number and update.

JShirley
February 4, 2009, 12:35 PM
PM a mod if the member's email isn't public, and the mod can forward an email for you.

John

taliv
February 4, 2009, 12:39 PM
unless possibly, they are in Kentucky and buried in ice with no power or phones (or water or food or gas)

zx12rider
February 4, 2009, 12:44 PM
If I remeber correctly he was in Cali. I just sent another PM as a last ditch effort to keep the peace. My main concern is his profile has "Last Activity: February 1st, 2009 09:46 AM "

Mal H
February 4, 2009, 06:12 PM
Please PM me with the name of the member. If it is who I think it is, I don't see any public record of a pending sale between you two. Did you make the deal in private?

zx12rider
February 5, 2009, 09:12 AM
I sent you a PM. Thanks for the help.

Mike

zx12rider
February 10, 2009, 12:29 PM
He did all he could to resolve this issue for me, but I think I am out the money. This is the first time ever being screwed by someone in the Gun hobby. I have to take the good with the bad 300 good experiences to 1 bad.

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