It doesn't bother me and I hate for things to be thrown out that others
might still have use for. We are throwing away too much as it is.
Just my thoughts.
On 6/20/2012 12:35 PM, Tom Fine wrote:
> It's not just me! Others give away stuff all the time and SEVERAL others sell stuff, more frequently
> than I do. If I offer something for sale here, the price is always below eBay and I'm purposely
> offering it here first because I know it will be of interest to some listmembers. I can think of
> only one or two times where I've offered something for give-away or sale and it didn't quickly leave
> the building en route to a new home. I'm happy to refrain from offering if it so offends some. We
> have a dumpster at the office, so I can toss all this stuff and no one ever know it was there for
> the taking. I just don't see the sense in sending things to the landfill that others may want. I've
> been on the receiving end enough times in my life to know how good it feels to get something that's
> of use to you for little or no cost.
> -- Tom Fine
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Lou Judson" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 12:17 PM
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Nikon Coolpix 3500 digital camera -- FREE plus shipping
> It was FREE! how is that selling? If one cannot give away a free old camera, what about all of Tom
> Fine's old stuff? There seems to be unequal treatment. What are the true criteria?
> Lou Judson
> Intuitive Audio
> On Jun 20, 2012, at 7:21 AM, Cornell, Bryan E wrote:
>> The Arsclist is not the appropriate forum to sell digital cameras (or anything else). See the
>> statement of purpose for the list at .
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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf
>> Of Tom Fine
>> Sent: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 9:52 AM
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Nikon Coolpix 3500 digital camera -- FREE plus shipping
>> This is now going to a new home. Thanks for the quick response!
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Tom Fine" <[log in to unmask]>
>> To: <[log in to unmask]>
>> Sent: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 9:20 AM
>> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Nikon Coolpix 3500 digital camera -- FREE plus shipping
>>> This is an older model all-in-one digital camera (do googling for more info). I used it to take
>>> eBay listing pix for years. It takes CF cards, one 16meg included. Book and charger included.
>>> Battery will hold a charge long enough to fill up the 16meg card and probably more. Also a little
>>> USB connector. It can shoot video in a pinch. Not a bad little camera for its time. And the price
>>> is right!
>>> Please ping off-list. You pay shipping (Parcel Post - US Addresses only).
>>> -- Tom Fine