The new light stand just came.

steve149

Veni, Vidi, Lusi
Staff member
Sep 26, 2011
24,555
37,830
Prospect, CT
If the item doesn't match the description (missing parts might qualify), eBay will cover return shipping. If it was marked "as is" .. you're SOL.
 

MIXMASTERMACHOM

DJ Extraordinaire
Oct 16, 2011
9,272
1,291
61
Hopefully Chris for your sake the new one that you suggested I buy works great. Because if it doesn't I'm going to find you and punch you in the eye. Obviously I'm just kidding.

Now I do need to put a sign on the door to tell people who deliver things to ring the door bell so someone gets the packages instead of me coming outside and seeing them sitting on the porch.
 
  • Like
Reactions: djcrazychris

djcrazychris

DJ Extraordinaire
Jun 12, 2018
3,383
5,843
46
Hopefully Chris for your sake the new one that you suggested I buy works great. Because if it doesn't I'm going to find you and punch you in the eye. Obviously I'm just kidding.

Now I do need to put a sign on the door to tell people who deliver things to ring the door bell so someone gets the packages instead of me coming outside and seeing them sitting on the porch.
lol...trust me ...its an upgrade

cc
 

Scott Hanna

DJ Extraordinaire
Oct 25, 2006
6,492
7,250
53
Cleveland, OH
www.djincleveland.com

MIXMASTERMACHOM

DJ Extraordinaire
Oct 16, 2011
9,272
1,291
61
If only companies had listed something like specs before you bought a product that could tell you this kind of information. Hmmmmm.
Some do some don't. Some make exaggerated claims. For example a Gem sub boasting it could handle I believe 2000 watts. That was many years ago I saw that. You try that and I guarantee it will start smoking and then blow up.
 

ittigger

Hundred Acre Industry Icon
Staff member
Feb 1, 2011
16,791
14,527
Western Maryland
Some do some don't. Some make exaggerated claims. For example a Gem sub boasting it could handle I believe 2000 watts. That was many years ago I saw that. You try that and I guarantee it will start smoking and then blow up.
I see you missed the point. Before you purchased this item, I'm sure the specs were listed - you don't have to reinvent the wheel to figure out how much weight it will hold.
 
  • Like
Reactions: djcrazychris

Jeff Romard

Administrator
Staff member
Sep 4, 2006
18,029
13,824
49
Sydney, Nova Scotia
Hopefully Chris for your sake the new one that you suggested I buy works great. Because if it doesn't I'm going to find you and punch you in the eye. Obviously I'm just kidding.

Now I do need to put a sign on the door to tell people who deliver things to ring the door bell so someone gets the packages instead of me coming outside and seeing them sitting on the porch.
lol...trust me ...its an upgrade

cc
The stand you bought was junk mix Chris' suggestion is an upgrade but you need to be gentle with it. I had an HA stand exactly like it and started repairing it at the 4 month mark. At the 8 month mark I sold it to some other poor unsuspecting slob
 

djcrazychris

DJ Extraordinaire
Jun 12, 2018
3,383
5,843
46
The stand you bought was junk mix Chris' suggestion is an upgrade but you need to be gentle with it. I had an HA stand exactly like it and started repairing it at the 4 month mark. At the 8 month mark I sold it to some other poor unsuspecting slob
Yeah....just trying to keep it within his price range... there are definitely better models out there...i personally own a set of griffins ...they are pretty solid...i bag them and take good care of them though...tighten this or that from time to time

cc
 

steve149

Veni, Vidi, Lusi
Staff member
Sep 26, 2011
24,555
37,830
Prospect, CT
You've seen how Mix cares for his expensive speakers .. I'll bet a light stand goes in 3 weeks .. either it breaks or is left behind somewhere ..