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help, price value of Electron

Post by lucifershalo » Wed Dec 12, 2018 7:33 am

Hello,
can you help me value the price of

Electron (no box, with power supply)

and the joystick connection/cart slots module ?

thanks

will post photos soon

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Re: help, price value of Electron

Post by danielj » Wed Dec 12, 2018 8:05 am

Check ebay sold prices and decide what you'd take for it?

They've gone anywhere from £30 to £70. e.g. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Acorn-Electr ... 2160796722

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Re: help, price value of Electron

Post by markdryan » Wed Dec 12, 2018 8:41 am

For reference, I bought two electrons from eBay during the summer.

I paid £34 for a boxed electron with manuals, power supply and cables. The electron works fine and is in great condition. The box cover was a little torn.

The second electron cost £52 and came with a Plus 1 and a power supply. This electron was unboxed and shipped with no manuals or cables. Again it worked fine and was in pretty good condition apart from one missing foot. The serial number sticker was missing from the plus 1.

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Re: help, price value of Electron

Post by daveejhitchins » Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:44 pm

Or . . . You could go to the extreme.

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Re: help, price value of Electron

Post by CMcDougall » Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:19 pm

I got mylast 5 for £15
came with original working adaptor , working elk, & MIA tapes :D

Plus1s got for £20
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Re: help, price value of Electron

Post by rmbrowngr » Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:28 pm

£20-£30 seems about right. My current Electron cost me £30. If you are looking to sell it on eBay I would recommend taking some pictures of it working ie a picture of the display on a TV with you having pressed all the keys. Plenty of all round pictures. A detailed description of what someone is buying. And try to time the sale when there are no other Electrons for sale to maximise the selling price.
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Re: help, price value of Electron

Post by markjw » Wed Dec 12, 2018 7:24 pm

won one on eBay a couple of nights ago for £30 with power supply but nothing else.

Might be interested in the expansion module if you are selling
Mark

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