View Full Version : Flea Market Score

01-01-2013, 02:16 PM
Just got a great score, and had to share with my Brethren and Sistren.

My buddy had a day off from school, and asked if I wanted to join him at the local flea market. He gets to my house, and we head over. We're not there 5 minutes, when I see a 22.5 OTS(date code H, 1986). The guy wants $10, I don't bat an eye as I dive into my wallet. I then head home and get my truck and return to get it.

We finally get back to the flea market, and do some more browsing. As we're leaving, I look over, at the same place I got the OTS, and I spy a Weber rotisserie ring. Not too interested in the ring, but I ask the guy anyway...$10. I contemplate it a bit and decide I'll kick myself later if I don't get it. Get it home and start looking at, and it's BRAND NEW!!! Never been used! I had to look it up, and Weber sells it for $149.99.

For those not wanting to read my entire post, I got a 1986 22.5" OTS, and a new rotisserie ring and motor for $20. HAppy New Year to me!!


BBQ Bandit
01-01-2013, 02:20 PM
Score 2 times... now looking forward to the pron!

Brian in Maine
01-01-2013, 02:22 PM
Great Score! You'll love the ring.

01-01-2013, 02:23 PM
Yowza... happy 2013 to you!

01-01-2013, 02:27 PM
Great score, since you don't want the ring I'll give you double weekday you paid for it.:D

sent from my Crifftastic $3

01-01-2013, 02:29 PM
Nice score

01-01-2013, 02:38 PM
Gotta love a good flea market score, it's like Craigslist without the internet.

01-01-2013, 05:22 PM
very nice indeed. you will find that the rotiss is gonna be a favorite of yours.

01-01-2013, 05:32 PM
Way to (rotisserie) ring in the New Year! Congrats, you'll love it! I got mine new in box on CL for $10, probably the best $10 BBQ money I ever spent!

01-01-2013, 05:35 PM
Great double score!:thumb:

01-01-2013, 06:21 PM
I gotta go to more flea markets. Sweet scores, indeed!

01-01-2013, 06:24 PM
Nice score!

01-01-2013, 06:27 PM
Congrats! Would love to find a rotisserie ring on the cheap like that... great score!

01-01-2013, 07:08 PM
Gotta love it!! Great deals just feel so good.....

01-01-2013, 07:39 PM
Hope you aren't feeling two guilty!

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01-01-2013, 07:46 PM
I go to the local flea market regulary, looking for BBQ stuff. Rarely do I find anything worthwhile. Today was a rare exception. I wouldn't have even gone, if my buddy Carl hadn't text me. I'm so stoked about my score today!


01-01-2013, 08:56 PM
Let's see some pix!

01-01-2013, 09:01 PM
Great Score! You'll love the ring.


01-01-2013, 09:11 PM
I'll give you triple weekend day for it!