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  1. My Epson 15k has the li ghb ht issue you are referring to. It really depends on the slab and probably more specifically the insert sleeve holding the comic. I noticed some of my recent Fat Freddy's Cat which are smaller comics have the good ol sleeve pressed against comic contact Newton Rings. These were submitted last year
  2. It may also be a faulty cord/connector.
  3. Did you try searching for drivers for your specific model? A quick search pulled up several promising prospects
  4. Anyone wishing to pass along their collection to one of their kids that will appreciate comic collecting, I am available for adoption
  5. My GT-15000 had deep scratches in the glass. I just carefully removed it and had a glass shop cut me a new one. The plastic strips that are part of the scanner bed peel off easily and for the gray glass line borders there is nice gray cellophane like tape that looks perfect when applied.(to the underside of the new glass) It all depends how much that kind of thing bothers you. Mine is like new with the glass and that tape. The new glass is tempered with edges polished and was very inexpensive to buy.
  6. I am looking for First printings of Fat Freddy's Cat issue 1 with no creases along the spine (just has "By Gilbert Shelton".... no other names on cover. Red cover with $.75 cents price) Willing to pay from $25 to $100 per piece depending on how nice of a copy. Also, looking for 1st printing of Issue 5 ($1.00 cover price and Purple border) with no spine creases. and issues 6 (yellow theme with $2.00 U.S. price) and 7 (pied piper theme) 1st prints. Will pay $15 to $30/each depending on how nice of a copy. If someone has a bead on the Haight-Asbury issue 5 in CGC 9.8, I am willing to pay $750 for that one just to complete my 9.8 run of issues 2 thru 5. Please send me private messages to discuss.
  7. I would like to purchase the below in CGC 9.8 if anyone has any extras or needs cash. Will consider other asking prices via pm $100 per each: X-O Manowar 17 X-O Manowar 20 X-O Manowar 23 X-O Manowar 24 X-O Manowar 26 X-O Manowar 27 X-O Manowar 31 X-O Manowar 33 X-O Manowar 37 X-O Manowar 38 X-O Manowar 42 X-O Manowar 45 X-O Manowar 47 X-O Manowar 50-O X-O Manowar 51 X-O Manowar 54 X-O Manowar 55 X-O Manowar 58 X-O Manowar 59 X-O Manowar 67 Rai 16 Rai 19 Rai 21 Rai 22 Rai 23 Rai 24 Rai 25 Rai 27 Shadowman 31 Shadowman 35 Harbinger Bluebird TPB 9.8 $450
  8. You can, but you can also download the driver and free epson scanning software that works fantastic
  9. So, I finally got around to submitting my Fat Freddy's Cat comics. This was one of my favorite series from back when it came out. I am so happy I also created a set that is now #1 in the Fat Freddy's Cat category complete with detailed descriptions and high quality scans. I had to build the synopsis from scratch for each issue from my reader copies so in case any of you were wondering about the actual main stories contained within each issue Here is the link to my set:
  10. Hi Mollie, Both of the below issues are graded and on the way back from CGC and need to be added as I post this. Thanks! Set: Fat Freddy's Cat Issue: Fat Freddy's Cat 1 Fourth Printing On the above, I have a request in already to have the fourth printing added for issue #1. When I was looking at the census, I notice there are no graded copies of issue #2 third print. Can you remove that one when you get the 4th printing of #1 added? Set: NYX: No Way Home Issues: NYX: No Way Home 5 NYX: No Way Home 6
  11. No PL/HOS members. Payment via PayPal. First gets it. If via PM, then the earliest PM gets it. Please pay within 2 days of invoice, or the book will be available for sale again. Look at the nice, high-res scans before committing. No returns as I intend to pay off some recent acquisitions of my own and I'm just not that into Venom (this was just re-slabbed so it's pristine!)
  13. NEW PRICE $420 (plus shipping) -- THAT'S 15% OFF COMBINED GPA! Up for sale is a set of X-23 (2010) Issues #1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 19, 21 ALL CGC 9.8s! I am asking $450 for all as a package deal (plus shipping) The combined GPA on the last sale for each these is $494. A patient person could make a nice profit off of these very easily, especially if Marvel pursues X-23 as a potential main movie character. I am just looking to recoup some ridiculous school fees now that my son is in highschool and the cost of education is apparently higher when you hit that stage! TERMS OF SALE: * * * PLEASE READ THE ENTIRE TERMS OF SALE BEFORE COMMITTING TO BUY. I DO NOT MAKE EXCEPTIONS TO THE TERMS LISTED BELOW * * * I will not conduct business with members on the probation list, members listed in the hall of shame. I do not participate in third-party deals. When you enter into a contract with me, you acknowledge that you are directly responsible for the deal. First in the sales thread wins. Private sales can be arranged and negotiations are entertained via PM, but the most secure and incontestable way to win is to post the directly in the public thread. PAYMENT: Please pay within 72 hours of receiving your invoice. I reserve the right to cancel the deal if this condition is not strictly met. I accept PayPal Goods and Services as a preferred method of payment. Please contact me via PM for other payment considerations SHIPPING AND HANDLING: I will only ship to the United States. I will charge a flat rate of $30 for this particular sale and require a signature from you at no extra cost. These will ship via USPS First Class Mail at exact cost. If the package arrives damaged, please take photographs or video of the unpacking process. Damaged items will be refunded under my personal insurance policy, but I must be able to prove that the item was damaged during shipment. RETURN POLICY: Unless stated otherwise for a specific item, I accept returns as the following conditions are strictly met: 1. You must use PM to notify me of your intention to return the item and I must receive this notice within 72 hours of your reception of the package as indicated by tracking. 2. I must receive the returned item in the exact condition in which it was sent. Refunds will only be issued after I receive the item in question. 3. You must mail the item back to me postmarked as "shipped" no later than 7 calendar days after your reception of the package as indicated by tracking. 4. You must cover the cost of shipping the item back to me. If any of these generous conditions are not met, I reserve the right to refuse the return.
  14. Record sale was around $3850. I will beat that. Anyone have one of the 5 copies? Message me to discuss. I am not looking for this as a return on investment by any means. I just want it and as luck would have it, had taken brief breaks in my search that apparently are the only times there were 9.8s up for auction. ?
  15. Well I got my non deluxe 88 finally and recently found another. What is it with me and rare ones x 2 for this set! When it rains it pours, so best to keep em in a dry place when that happens
  16. Time flies! I have been very busy building sets and happy to say I have completed my Ms Marvel (1977) set in all 9.8s complete with descriptions and intro etc: Link to complete and very descriptive Ms. Marvel set.... all 9.8s! Also, this is the FIRST EVER complete X-23 Complete set in all 9.8s as far as I can tell: Link to X-23 Complete first ever completed set in 9.8s Thanks for looking, I love this hobby and I love sharing this passion with all the other collectors out there  And of course my Alias set and Shadowman (though Shadowman isn’t yet complete... having trouble locating last handful of 9.8s through submission etc for Valiant sets for Harbinger, Rai and Shadowman): Alias Complete! Link (Jessica Jones)