Moving Head enclosure possible bulk buy

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    Hi All.

    Just putting it out there, Tom Betgeorge from Magical Light Shows (you know the Star Wars sequence with the huge moving heads on the roof?) has peaked my interest on a recent Facebook post about moving heads and protective covers.
    Here's a link to their website https://magicallightshows.com/collections/products
    and the USD$149 cover I think is OK value, based on some recent research. I asked him the question if a bunch of us Aussies were interested in a bulk buy, could he do better on the price. His response: " sure thing. Please let me know how many you need and I'll do my best!"

    So, who would be interested in possibly buying some of these and if so how many?
     
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    Reserved for list of potential buyers
     
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    in lieu of anything else available anywhere near that price; put me down for 2.
     
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    Depending on final price, put me down for two as well. If I win lotto, maybe more ;)
     
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    that looks better daryl :)
     
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    One of the alibaba suppliers got back to me:
    "The voltage is 240AC for Australia
    Yes, use PayPal to payment is ok.
    If you need 10 pcs, we'll give the discount price is 59USD/pcs, shipping is 290 USD, and about total weight is 50kg.
    So the total price is; 10x59+290=880USD.
    How about your idea?"

    Thoughts??
    This would be shipping to one address, so add on interstate postage on top of this...
     
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    try the other guy, see if his shipping is less
     
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    2nd vendor:
    "it's $59/pc if you order 10pcs.
    Shipping cost for 10pcs to Australia is 260USD by courier, about 4 to 5 days, door to door service.
    Total for 10pcs is $59x10+$260=850USD"

    USD$30 cheaper overall then first vendor, but this is AUD$1067, so no doubt will be taxed and/or held up?
     
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    Do they come with the air pump?
     
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    Interested as well, just depends on price.
     
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    Yes, hence why they are 240VAC (although I'm sure they could be "hecked" at a DC level...)

    As per above, the cheapest we could get is USD$850 for 10 shipped to VIC. Then additional postage to anyone else from here.
    It works out to be around AUD$105-110 each to get to my place if that helps.
    Of course for you I'd chuck in free delivery :)
     

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