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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby Purt » Tue Jul 09, 2013 1:14 pm

You can always break down your order into multiple $80 lots. Then use the 5 pound newsletter voucher. Not great but it's still around 10%.

Obviously it won't work if you have a $200 shirt....
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby jasonc » Tue Jul 09, 2013 1:32 pm

Purt wrote:You can always break down your order into multiple $80 lots. Then use the 5 pound newsletter voucher. Not great but it's still around 10%.

Obviously it won't work if you have a $200 shirt....


or a $220 and a $250 crank :oops:
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Brooks saddles

Postby FXST01 » Wed Jul 10, 2013 7:17 pm

Just to let all those looking for a new saddle that Torpedo 7 has Brooks Saddles for $89

https://www.torpedo7.com.au/division/bi ... 08072013_1
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby Jonno » Thu Jul 11, 2013 2:22 pm

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Re: Brooks saddles

Postby eldavo » Thu Jul 11, 2013 2:47 pm

FXST01 wrote:Just to let all those looking for a new saddle that Torpedo 7 has Brooks Saddles for $89
https://www.torpedo7.com.au/division/bi ... 08072013_1


T7 $89 + $10 freight, Wiggle ~$79 delivered.
Wiggle had the B17-S $101 delivered versus T7's $120 + $10 freight.
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby nickl » Fri Jul 12, 2013 10:31 am

HAKS wrote:
dominicj wrote:Correct, as per the post. If someone can point me in the direction of a cheaper UDi2 groupset I would greatly appreciate it. The best I have seen them with crankset (which I don't need) is closer to $1500.

Bummer I forgot about the duty tho...


If you can wait Ultegra 11sp Di2 has just been announced. So it should lead to clear out prices on current stock as we get closer to release date.


$1098 with no crankset: http://www.probikekit.com.au/cycling-gr ... 07474.html
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby jasonc » Fri Jul 12, 2013 9:31 pm

nickl wrote:
HAKS wrote:
dominicj wrote:Correct, as per the post. If someone can point me in the direction of a cheaper UDi2 groupset I would greatly appreciate it. The best I have seen them with crankset (which I don't need) is closer to $1500.

Bummer I forgot about the duty tho...


If you can wait Ultegra 11sp Di2 has just been announced. So it should lead to clear out prices on current stock as we get closer to release date.


$1098 with no crankset: http://www.probikekit.com.au/cycling-gr ... 07474.html


now if you can find the same kit without the brakes, chain and cassette, you'll have a bargain
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby Ross » Sun Jul 14, 2013 5:09 pm

nickl wrote:
HAKS wrote:
dominicj wrote:Correct, as per the post. If someone can point me in the direction of a cheaper UDi2 groupset I would greatly appreciate it. The best I have seen them with crankset (which I don't need) is closer to $1500.

Bummer I forgot about the duty tho...


If you can wait Ultegra 11sp Di2 has just been announced. So it should lead to clear out prices on current stock as we get closer to release date.


$1098 with no crankset: http://www.probikekit.com.au/cycling-gr ... 07474.html


+ duty and GST
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby Cheesewheel » Mon Jul 15, 2013 1:31 am

http://www.wiggle.co.uk/dahon-ios-xl/

Dahon Ios XL (24 " wheel folding bike) for $1,234.80 ... + the inevitable gst etc

Still a good buy considering the extras that are popped on
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby nickdos » Mon Jul 15, 2013 4:23 pm

Pushys has a sale with 40% off marked prices (i.e. on top of the discounts listed on each product page):

http://www.pushys.com.au/on-sale/40-off ... -sale.html
http://www.pushys.com.au/on-sale/super-sale.html

Once you add an item to the basket, the additional 40% discount is applied. Don't forget free shipping for orders over $100.
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby eldavo » Mon Jul 15, 2013 7:26 pm

That Pushy's sale is mental, I've clocked up $150 of wishlist and still can't get to the free freight on the cart due to the hefty discount =P
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby AUbicycles » Tue Jul 16, 2013 9:58 am

Apres Velo have a promotion now with lifetime 10% discount (not sure of the actual terms).

They are also promoting their (AUD) $125 free delivery threshhold and 100 day 'risk free' returns. The returns is attractive though once-again depends on the details. That said, they sre pushing the quality so if you destroy your gea, it seems that it can be returned with the receipt.
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby nickl » Wed Jul 17, 2013 2:15 am

nickl wrote:
HAKS wrote:
dominicj wrote:Correct, as per the post. If someone can point me in the direction of a cheaper UDi2 groupset I would greatly appreciate it. The best I have seen them with crankset (which I don't need) is closer to $1500.

Bummer I forgot about the duty tho...



$1098 with no crankset: http://www.probikekit.com.au/cycling-gr ... 07474.html


now if you can find the same kit without the brakes, chain and cassette, you'll have a bargain


Wow.. he asks for it without a crankset for less than $1500 and still people aren't happy.

But ok.

Ultegra Di2 shifters & derailleurs (no batteries or wiring loom), $690 delivered: http://www.merlincycles.com/bike-shop/r ... ables.html

Shifters & derailleurs, cables, battery & charger, $967: http://www.merlincycles.com/bike-shop/r ... arger.html

(Not convinced this is really a better deal than the PBK one, but it does drop under the GST threshold)
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby bakabill » Wed Jul 17, 2013 9:44 am

Regarding the above Ultegra link:
http://www.probikekit.com.au/cycling-gr ... 20bb2fb2ee

if you use the "ABN10" code it will reduce the total from $1098 to $980 - no GST!
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby jasonc » Wed Jul 17, 2013 9:49 am

bakabill wrote:Regarding the above Ultegra link:
http://www.probikekit.com.au/cycling-gr ... 20bb2fb2ee

if you use the "ABN10" code it will reduce the total from $1098 to $980 - no GST!


anyone want to buy a kidney?
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby TMjpn » Wed Jul 17, 2013 12:44 pm

Torpedo7 are running another bike sale atm. Some good prices to be had on lots of things!

I also tried their web code AU6608 they've splashed about the net to save $10 on a $50 purchase, but it doesnt seem to work for me.
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby Summernight » Wed Jul 17, 2013 2:39 pm

Wiggle currently have 20% off if you are a Platinum customer (instead of the usual 12%). I believe that offer is until the 22nd of July.
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby zakka101 » Wed Jul 17, 2013 10:14 pm

nickdos wrote:Pushys has a sale with 40% off marked prices (i.e. on top of the discounts listed on each product page):

http://www.pushys.com.au/on-sale/40-off ... -sale.html
http://www.pushys.com.au/on-sale/super-sale.html

Once you add an item to the basket, the additional 40% discount is applied. Don't forget free shipping for orders over $100.


didnt even know about this and just spent saved over 150$ on 4 items. i am psyched, thanks!
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby joomz » Thu Jul 18, 2013 7:34 am

Torpedo7 code for $10 off: NEWBY34
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby casual_cyclist » Thu Jul 18, 2013 5:05 pm

Cell Azure Bib Short Black/Sky Blue $19.95, 48 Hour Special so I have no idea when the sale ends.

I have no idea what these are like, I just posted because $19.95 seems cheap for bibs.

http://www.cellbikes.com.au/Cell-Azure-Bib-Short-Black-Sky-Blue?sc=7&category=60022
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby eldavo » Thu Jul 18, 2013 5:36 pm

^ does not include bail for indecent exposure in public and fines from fashion police.
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby Ross » Fri Jul 19, 2013 2:08 pm

eldavo wrote:That Pushy's sale is mental, I've clocked up $150 of wishlist and still can't get to the free freight on the cart due to the hefty discount =P


Curious to know what you bought. I've just spent about 1/2 an hour checking out these "specials" and couldn't find a single item that I can't buy elsewhere cheaper.
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby eldavo » Fri Jul 19, 2013 2:19 pm

Lots of bits and bobs for mtb/BMX/cruiser/skater gear.
There are discount road shoes but perhaps not as much roadie stuff discounted as the other types.
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Re: Spotted a special - Post it in here!

Postby Philipthelam » Fri Jul 19, 2013 7:14 pm

Ross wrote:
eldavo wrote:That Pushy's sale is mental, I've clocked up $150 of wishlist and still can't get to the free freight on the cart due to the hefty discount =P


Curious to know what you bought. I've just spent about 1/2 an hour checking out these "specials" and couldn't find a single item that I can't buy elsewhere cheaper.


Seriously? that stuff is so cheap. You do need the right size though, as a lot of the items are weird sizes.

e.g Louis garneau montana XT2 MTB shoes. $60 at pushys (after discount), $90 at evans cycles and $180 on some other online stores.

http://www.pushys.com.au/louis-garneau- ... -2012.html

The list price is before the 40% discount and when you add it to cart it applies the discount, are you factoring this in?
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