I get that everyone is out to make a buck but what I don’t get is why people need to take advantage to make one.
Case in point: I made a mistake yesterday that I rarely make. I was looking for a very hard to find bearing for a classic 60’s Mustang. I got a couple of leads online and then followed it up with a phone call because when dealing with this type of obscure part ,getting a photo and confirmation that they actually have the part in stock, is key. After continually striking out, I hit pay dirt when I was told that someone had a used one. Now a used bearing is not really optimal but sometimes you have no choice. This is where my mistake came into play, I actually uttered those words and thereby revealed my desperation. Shortly after an email arrived with the photo: