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Discussion in 'Business Discussion & Reviews' started by FA9, Nov 27, 2015.

  1. FA9

    FA9 Hillsburrito, ORgun Well-Known Member

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    Anybody got screwed on the Nikon M223 scope? I read that people who ordered online got their order cancelled, while the people who went to the store got it for the low price. Anyway, thats pretty effed up.
     
  2. sed

    sed Portland area Member

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    I got caught up in this fiasco.
    I ordered the Nikon M-223 3x12 online yesterday morning for $129.99.
    It did sound a little too good to be true - turns out that was the case. I received an email from Cabela's this morning saying they made a pricing error and that my order was cancelled.
    I was extremely bummed, not completely surprised, but very disappointed.
    I purchased a one piece scope mount from the Primary Arms Black Friday sale for this scope as well - what a mess.
     
  3. FA9

    FA9 Hillsburrito, ORgun Well-Known Member

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    A lot of people complaining on their fb page, it seems like cabelas don't give a crap about the customers.
     
  4. spectra

    spectra The Couve Moderator Staff Member Bronze Supporter

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    What model was it?
     
  5. FA9

    FA9 Hillsburrito, ORgun Well-Known Member

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    M223 3-12 goes for $450-500 cabelas had it posted for $129.
     
  6. spectra

    spectra The Couve Moderator Staff Member Bronze Supporter

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    Yep I think that is spot on after looking at scopes all day..............
     
  7. sed

    sed Portland area Member

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    Makes sense they possibly confused the sale pricing of a "P" scope and put it on an "M" scope sku? Someone's going to be in trouble on Monday!!

    I called Cabela's customer service to talk to a live person about the error. The first customer service rep transferred me to another hoping she could find out more. Both were courteous, but it was clear they really didn't care and were not going to do anything about the error. I understand mistakes are made, but frankly I was disappointed in how they handled the situation.

    Oh well, life goes on. I guess I have to save a little longer for the scope I'm after.
    Also, I was able to cancel my order for the scope mount at Primary Arms (might get a 30mm scope or I would've kept the 1" mount). Primary Arms has great customer service!!!
    Hopefully I don't spend all of my scope money at the Kershaw knife sale next weekend! I'm looking forward to going there again this year - always a good time.
     
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  8. MilitantBEEMER

    MilitantBEEMER Eugene Silver Supporter Silver Supporter

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    I also ordered the scope because of how good of a deal it was. Bumme the cancelled it, however totally understandable. Business is business.
     
  9. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    A few weeks ago I drove to the Tualatin Cabalas to buy a large box for storing cleaning supplies. A nice older gentleman searched the whole store, warehouse and truck with no success! Then after looking on the computer he let slip that only two were sent to that store! eFF Cabalas! It's a long drive and I'm a vindictive and bitter old man! eFF 'em!:mad:

    Sorry you guys got a hosing on your scopes! Cabalas just doesn't give a poo anymore!
     
  10. oknow

    oknow amboy wa. Well-Known Member

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    Word is bass pro shop is looking to buy Cabela's.
     
  11. fredball

    fredball Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Its a Fun store to go see they have a lot of nice things to view
     
  12. FA9

    FA9 Hillsburrito, ORgun Well-Known Member

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    I read somewhere that bass pro already bought them out..