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Old 05-10-2013, 03:03 AM   #1
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Ergos super cheap on Ebay?

What's up with a bunch of people selling NIB galaxy grey Ergo baby carriers on Ebay for around $20.00? Is it even a good carrier?

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Old 05-10-2013, 03:08 AM   #2
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Re: Ergos super cheap on Ebay?

my guess is they are super fake knock offs.
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Help for spotting a fake:
http://thehumbledoula.wordpress.com/...-baby-carrier/
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They are fake knockoffs. Using the above link you can tell they are. Also, check the sellers feedback. Most have a few negitives saying they are fake carriers
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Re: Ergos super cheap on Ebay?

Oh wow, I see the carrier you're talking about, it doesn't even have the fake logo on it
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Re: Ergos super cheap on Ebay?

The cheap ones on ebay were very appealing to me but after doing some research I decided the safest route was to just bite the bullet and buy an ergo from an authorized retailer. I love my ergo!
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Re: Ergos super cheap on Ebay?

I don't see any Galaxy Grey Ergo's on ebay for $20. I only see Child Ergo's, and Galaxy Ergo accessories. Did you mistake those for an Ergo listing?
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I don't see any Galaxy Grey Ergo's on ebay for $20. I only see Child Ergo's, and Galaxy Ergo accessories. Did you mistake those for an Ergo listing?
It's this one, they were $20.00 w/ free shipping the other day.


http://www.ebay.com/itm/Brand-new-Ga...item2a2cc5802a
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It's this one, they were $20.00 w/ free shipping the other day.


http://www.ebay.com/itm/Brand-new-Ga...item2a2cc5802a
That looks like one of the Chinese fakes not even going through the bother of claiming to be real Ergo! I have heard that the galaxy grey pattern is the most frequently faked Ergo. I would stay away from them --- aside from the intellectual property issues, there are serious questions about the quality of the material and safety of the construction of the fake ergos.
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It's gotten so hard to spot the fakes though that it's crazy. A good friend ended up with a fake PP Ergo. Sad.
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