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Anyone ever buy from Cards One? Options
Nick18313
Posted: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 4:40:54 PM

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Has anyone ever bought anything from the Cards One website? They sell mostly comics and cards, plus some other stuff. They have a comic book collector club and also sell comics by the pound. I'm a little intrigued.

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Peacefuldragon
Posted: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 5:41:07 PM

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Just went and checked them out. 4.99 for 5 pounds of comics sounds good until you see they charge 8-10 bucks to ship them. If you get 50 pounds for 34.99 it will cost you 38 bucks to ship. No thanks.

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kevscomics
Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2013 9:00:23 AM

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how many comics are in a pound?, just an estimate...I have no idea...
kevscomics
Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2013 9:15:30 AM

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I googled it, looks like 6-10 books per lb depending on book thickness
MoonKnight1
Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2013 9:49:29 AM

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I usually estimate it at 8 comics per pound (w/bag and board) taking into account double sized issues, etc. Also, older comics usually weigh a little less than modern ones because of the better paper quality that is used today. I can easily lift a long box of Bronze comics over my head while that same box filled with newer books is HEAVY!

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kevscomics
Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2013 9:56:23 AM

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MoonKnight1 wrote:
I usually estimate it at 8 comics per pound (w/bag and board) taking into account double sized issues, etc. Also, older comics usually weigh a little less than modern ones because of the better paper quality that is used today. I can easily lift a long box of Bronze comics over my head while that same box filled with newer books is HEAVY!


Nice!, I would probably work out more if I could find a way to make it involve comics, lol
MoonKnight1
Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2013 11:13:46 AM

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No pain, no gain, brother!

I am proud to Announce that I now have 500+ Hero Ratings!!! Thanks to all of my Amazing Customers! Big things are in store for Hall of Heroes this year. It is my personal goal to add a long box a week to my Inventory starting in April, 2014.

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