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eBay Employee Collectors: Flight Helmets

by Griff on June 6, 2011

in eBay Employee Collectors

Welcome to the first in anew series entitled, “eBay Employee Collectors.”  Each month we will interview an employee who also has a passion for collecting something unusual or notable. This month, we interview Pierre Donzier of Customer Strategy (who keeps his collection at home and not in his cube). Griff: Welcome to our first in the [...]

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Collectible Keyboards?

by Griff on June 3, 2011

in Just for Fun,Top Collectibles On eBay

Everyone knows that  choice examples of rare computers like the original Apple are highly desirable today. But keyboards as collectibles?  Well, when one of these shows up on eBay, the keyboard collectors come out in force.  The iconic M15 ergonomic keyboard, manufactured by both IBM and Lexmark from 1994 to 1995, may be the holy grail of computer peripherals. [...]

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Old Radios on eBay

Collecting Old Radios…on eBay!

by Griff on March 25, 2011

in Buying Tips,Selling Tips

In the roughly 90 years between the first simple build-it-yourself crystal radio sets of the 1920’s and today’s state of the art receivers and wireless internet radio, there were millions of actual radios manufactured in a incredible array of sizes, colors, and designs, all forming a rich mother lode for collecting. The collecting of vintage [...]

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