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Old 08-14-2009, 09:30 PM   #1
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Just bought a Burndy Y750 Hypress tool & eight die sets. Ouch!!
Why the hell do the dies cost so much??
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.........Why the hell do the dies cost so much??
Because they can.
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Yeah I guess so. A grand for eight sets of dies.
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Ouch.
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I keep my eyes peeled on eBay for dies. Often, the sellers sell a whole batch without realizing what they have. I really only buy them in big batches, since at least a few will be worn beyond spec. The O, D, and 824 dies are often shot, unless they happen to be brand new.
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