[Homeroast] Hoping for some input

Barbara C. Greenspon Lilysownahmah at greensponassociates.com
Wed Nov 15 08:59:03 CST 2017


John, it would be wonderful to sell it to a “list” person!  And locally!

> On Nov 15, 2017, at 8:35 AM, John Nordling <john.nordling at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> I'm not much help in setting pricing, but man. . . I wish I was in a
> position to pick up a new (to me) espresso maker.  Living Minneapolis
> adjacent, I'd save a fortune on shipping!
> 
> -John
> 
> 
> 
> On Wed, Nov 15, 2017 at 8:13 AM Barbara C. Greenspon <
> Lilysownahmah at greensponassociates.com> wrote:
> 
>> Thanks.  Good points.
>> 
>>> On Nov 15, 2017, at 8:10 AM, Larry Dorman <ldorman at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> I would suggest a price of $1000 to $1100 plus shipping.  The difficulty
>> is
>>> that it's a lot of money and risk for a buyer when they could save a
>> little
>>> more and get new with a 2 year warranty.
>>> 
>>> You want to price it so you're not giving it away, but so it's also an
>>> attractive upgrade for someone who has or is considering a silvia.
>>> 
>>> On Nov 15, 2017 07:48, "Barbara C. Greenspon" <
>>> Lilysownahmah at greensponassociates.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Thank you!
>>> 
>>>> On Nov 15, 2017, at 1:42 AM, Greg Hollrigel <ghollrigel at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> I bought a similar machine for $1000 several years ago which I thought
>> was
>>>> a great deal.
>>>> 
>>>> In your case, I think I would list for about $1300-1400, just in case
>> you
>>>> have to barter so you can still get a decent price.
>>>> 
>>>> Greg
>>>> 
>>>> On Tue, Nov 14, 2017 at 11:21 PM Peter Louton <
>>> peter at midwestbicycleworks.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> Well fleabay has some new ones for around 1600 and the few used range
>>> from
>>>>> 1100 to 1200 plus shipping.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Peter
>>>>> 
>>>>> Sent from somewhere
>>>>> 
>>>>>> On Nov 14, 2017, at 5:08 PM, Barbara C. Greenspon <
>>>>> Lilysownahmah at greensponassociates.com> wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Hi, everyone -
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> I am a long time list member.  I’m going to sell my Andreja Premium on
>>>>> Craigslist or ebay or….?  Its in excellent condition, though old — I
>>> bought
>>>>> it from Sweet Maria’s in 2005, used it a lot for years, and then
>> stopped
>>>>> using it about 4 years ago for lots of reasons, none of which have
>>> anything
>>>>> to do with the machine itself.  Our coffee drinking just changed.  (My
>>>>> primary machine has been a Bunn Trifecta since then).  My husband had
>>>>> plumbed the machine, and he did all the mechanical upkeep on it with
>> lots
>>>>> of helpful input from Chris Coffee (online).  We once sent it to them
>> and
>>>>> then went through the machine completely did whatever bigger upkeep it
>>>>> needed.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Recently, my husband took it all apart, cleaned it, made sure it
>> worked
>>>>> with no problems, and its good to go.  It is now back in its original
>>>>> non-plumbed condition, but it will come  with the plumb kit, all sorts
>> of
>>>>> portafilters, a great Macap Tamper and other odds and end.  It is a
>> Model
>>>>> 0980A, and I paid $1795 for it.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Here’s the input I need.  I have no idea what to ask for it in terms
>> of
>>>>> price.  As I said, it is old but in excellent condition.  Back in the
>>>>> “day”, I would have written to Ginny and I know she would have had some
>>>>> idea for me.  Since she’s no longer with us, I am hoping someone else
>> who
>>>>> might be familiar with this wonderful machine can give me some input.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Hope all are well.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Thanks in advance for any help.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Barbara Greenspon
>>>>>> (Minneapolis)
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