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copperheaded
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Things you don’t want to hear

From Ali Express:

“I am sorry that your order is not shipped in time, we will deal with as soon as possible.”

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I ordered quite a few items on 11/11.

Beginning of February (!) the seller said the item was never shipped due a “logistical error” and refunded. well..

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“We are sorry but we cannot ship to your country at the present time”

The bane of Filipino flashlight enthusiasts when trying to buy li-ion batts.

Chuck Roxas

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From anyone:

“Don’t you have enough flaslights already?”

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“No parcel for you today, sir” from the postman

"-X3-, is there any place in your house without a flashlight ?" 

My Flashlight public album (mods, emitter swaps, eye candy)

My reviews channel (French language, Olight, Thorfire, Sofirn, Lumintop : 60+ lights tested)

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“Why do you carry a flashlight?”
“Why do you have so many flashlights?”
“Smartphone flashlights are good enough.”

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“You don’t need another flashlight” or “give me a reason you need a $500 flashlight”

TN42vnCFT90, TN40Svn, K60 TX25c2vn40

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Remember that flashlight that you liked so much?

Keep your nose in the wind and your eyes along the skyline.
Del Gue

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“What’s in this package?”

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USPS carrier directly in front of my video camera….
“I can’t believe that I actually delivered both of your parcels, to two different persons, and nothing to you. Do you think it could be my dyslexia”?
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I could not make this stuff up, watching the video still gives me the creeps.

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My least favourite thing is getting a bill for customs. I don’t mind paying vat and duty but I hate having to pay a handling fee by the courier as well. Amazon and Ebay do a prepay thing for customs that I prefer as there’s no surprises that way.

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Your GT still not shipped because of the expensive shipping fees

Sorry for my bad English (gogole transtorla)

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‘‘Please send back this 10$ flashlight to China. If really it doesn’t work, we will repair it or send you a new one…’‘

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From the Wife “Um, was that light waterproof?”

Tonights forecast, 100% chance of dark.

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“Your flashlights are taking up too much space. Let’s move them to the closet.”

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Pete7874 wrote:
“Your flashlights are taking up too much space. Let’s move them to the closet.”

Ouch! You’re hitting awful close to home there. That’s where all my firearms went. Is it possible that my flashlights aren’t far behind? Crying

Keep your nose in the wind and your eyes along the skyline.
Del Gue

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Oh hun i just gave a bunch of your lights away . Why ? You have too many laying around.

"Let your lite shine "

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maildroid wrote:
Oh hun i just gave a bunch of your lights away . Why ? You have too many laying around.

Ouch!

Good excuse to buy new lights and fix a new shelf Wink

Edited by: sb56637

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Shopping for power banks, batteries, lights with included batteries, etc. on Amazon.com from Hawaii:

Quote:
There was a problem with some of the items in your order (see below for more information):

Sorry, this item can’t be shipped to your selected address. You may either change the shipping address or delete the item from your order.

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g_sintornillos wrote:
Your GT still not shipped because of the expensive shipping fees
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I think the dog has your new flashlight.

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Laughter after you remove your underwear

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Such a tiny thing. How do they get all that smoke in there?

Great... Carnac the Magnificent tells me I just signed up for yet another expensive hobby.

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The Test is Positive!

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I used her, she used me
But neither one cared
We were gettin’ our share

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Why do you pay so much for junk?

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“I just ordered a Tac-Light…” Facepalm

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Lightbringer wrote:
"I just ordered a Tac-Light..." :facepalm:

 

You should win a prize for that one, best one yet!

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A stranger rings doorbell and hands you a package and says … “ Hi ! I live 12 houses down the road ….I found this in the snow out by the street in front of my house .It had been laying out there for days “ Suddenly you realize all shipping issues aren’t the Chinese vendors fault.

       καὶ τὸ φῶς ἐν τῇ σκοτίᾳ φαίνει καὶ ἡ σκοτία αὐτὸ οὐ κατέλαβεν

                                  https://www.gty.org/

 

    Still selling diffuser film  >…  http://budgetlightforum.com/node/42208

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My wife: “Honey, I have this great idea ….”

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noetik wrote:
From anyone:

“Don’t you have enough flaslights already?”

I see you’ve talked to my wife.

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