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Posted By: Michel Lemieux
Posted On: Monday June 3, 2019 at 4:27 PM
The Canadian customs fee discourages me much more to buy
if the seller absolutely wants to declare the true value. Several times the model bought in Canada or in USA is almost the same price. I think the seller in Canada have no choice to recuperated from the collector the currency exchange rate that he lost.

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PICs - From My Collection - Mercury by John Merritt #25930
These are very nice. I have the "other" colors of each. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25930.1
I have these two plus the turquoise 65. All are superb. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #25930.2
Nice models and super background. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #25930.3
Would love to have both but in Canadian dollars by John Munro #25930.4
Why so much more? taxes? by BenD Lampson #25930.4.1
Simple answer: US$100 model costs 35% more due to currency exchange rates by Randall Olson #25930.4.1.1
That explains international purchases, but why are Canadian goods and services so expensive? by BenD Lampson #25930.
House/rent prices vary widely (location, location); ridiculous in Vancouver & Victoria. by Jack Dodds #25930.
The exchange is a major downer all right but I buy them anyways because of the quality. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25930.4.2
The Canadian customs fee discourages me much more to buy by Michel Lemieux #25930.4.2.1
Shift your purchases to Durham Classics, made in Canada by John Quilter #25930.4.3
I fairly sure Durham Models no longer produce models...a great shame. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25930.4.3.1
I think you are right, Jack. The only Durham Classics I thought to buy by Michel Lemieux #25930.
I kick myself for not buying that Durham '54 Ford Ranch Wagon when they offered it. Too late now! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25930.
Nice! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #25930.5
These Goldvargs are spectacular... nice job Sergio! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #25930.6
What a difference to style 5 yrs made. John, beautiful photos of accurate replicas. (EOM) by Randall Olson #25930.7
Oh boy, those look outstanding. Really nice ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #25930.8

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