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    Quote Originally Posted by JBroida View Post
    its more like ebay than amazon
    You can bid on stuff at Rakuten?

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    sometimes, but its more like a lot of the e-bay buy now thing... amazon is much more strict about its sellers than ebay

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    Nice to know, I have ordered twice and it was the same vendor Takashi though both orders were for Shig's. I was kind of picturing what Newegg has turned into, either way definitely appreciate the heads up as I would have considered them very safe. I guess the purchase still is as long as you use paypal?
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    I got my sugimoto cleaver from the same vendor on Rakuten.
    It was shipped though EMS and came in one week. No problems to report other then shipping was a bit more then expected ($30), he shipped the knife in a pretty large box. Took a week to get to Canada, pretty fast imho.

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    Having a quick look through knives and stones on the site it seems they are having a general sale at the moment. 35% off most items, 25% off some others.... (Some of the auto translations are brilliant)

    eg: Masamoto HS less 35% =

    http://global.rakuten.com/en/store/y...samoto-hs2024/

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    thanks for the info on the sale

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    Quote Originally Posted by cclin View Post
    you can special order KS from Korin and get 10% off! last time Mari give me a quote around ~$285+s/h....if I remember it right!?
    This is a great option IMO. I'd much rather deal with some one I know I can trust and count on.
    Who you jivin' with that Cosmik Debris?

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    got my hankotsu from mari of korin. and yes i'd rather spend a little extra on someone i know.

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    Just got an email saying they can't fulfill the order, bummer. If anyone is interested in selling one, send me a pm

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