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A 1915 Heintzman grand was listed for $600. By the time I asked what size/model it was and if any interior work had been done (the exterior case looked great) it was sold.


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You probably never had a chance on this one; you have to be able to ask those sorts of questions and many more, before purchasing. It is unlikely that you just missed the last of the great deals; opportunity will knock again, and will be more clearly the opportunity you're looking for.


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Meh. You can do WAY better.


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It's like missing the bus, even if it was your route, there will be another one along in a little while.


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You probably saved yourself a huge rebuilding bill.



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Originally Posted by Bob
You probably saved yourself a huge rebuilding bill.


I was thinking to buy and rebuild.


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