Free trumpet ad on the forum board??

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  1. Trumpet guy

    Trumpet guy Forte User

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    Yeah, I just noticed this recently when I had to turn off my ad block to update.

    There's an ad on the front page of the trumpet master website that's one of those "accept offers and refer others to get free stuff" sites. This one says free bach stad but there is a load other other mainstream instruments there too (trombones, french horns, Yamaha Jupiter etc.) So I'm wondering whether the ads on trumpet master are put there by google or do the admins decide what does and does not go there. And also whether this particular site is legit

    "Free Bach Pro Trumpet
    Get 20-100% Off A Professional Bach Trumpet.
    Details On Website
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    Last edited: Mar 22, 2009
  2. Vulgano Brother

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  3. TrumpetMD

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    I assume the 20% to 100% discount is probably legit. But it likely will not save you any money. Note that a 20% discount on a Bach Stradivarius would be more expensive than the regular price at WWBW.com or just about anywhere else. Also, to qualify for the 100% discount, you likely will have to spend more money than you would have saved by participating in dozens (and dozens) of other offers.
     
  4. B15M

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    All I can say about that agreement is:
    You have got to be kidding!
     
  5. Trumpet guy

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    Sorry if i have too short an attention span but I didn't notice anything extremely abnormal about the agreement. I looked at some of the offers they have you complete and a lot of them are free trials (some +S&H) to things like netflix or language programs, etc. How could that turn out more expensive than $2500? Also, since I already have a strad trumpet, I was looking more at either the Blessing Artist flugel or one of the trigger trombones that are available on the site.
     
  6. gbdeamer

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    There's no such thing as a free lunch...
     
  7. TrumpetMD

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    I agree with the other replies to be careful. But you might be right. Definitely keep us informed if you try it.
     
  8. TrumpetMD

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    BTW, I see a number of unusual instruments in your signature, like the Jupiter Soprano Trombone. How long have you had the Berkeley instruments, and what do you think of them so far?
     
  9. mrmusicnotes

    mrmusicnotes Piano User

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    More like 40% is what you would usually save on a list price of most pro horns if you shopped around.Also they make you think there giving away a Strad,but that horn is never mentioned in there so called free horn give-away.Last month I made $30,000 in my spare time working in the comfort of my own home,selling crap,So Can You.NOt!!!!
     
  10. andy-rockstar

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    It's probably like going to an arcade or a carnival, where after spending a bunch of money on rides and games, you've accrued enough "points" to get a spider ring, a bracelet, and some tootsie rolls.
     

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