Re: [stella] The Core... where's the beef?

Subject: Re: [stella] The Core... where's the beef?
From: jeffgamer@xxxxxxxxxxxx (Jeff Rothkopf)
Date: Sat, 23 Jan 1999 10:15:59 -0500
>I think the crux of the debate was that the guy really wanted to handle his
>own manufacturing.  This isn't necessarily a bad thing.  It worked okay for
>Alfred's Challenge, but overall the trend has been for Randy Crihfield to
>manufacture carts.
>This guy didn't want to take advantage of that, and I got a little
>suspicious of his motives until I saw the screenshots which looked genuine.
>I don't think he's out to screw anyone, but just like BSR and their
>development board, ICD and the catboxen, and so on, when you have these
>tiny niche items, sometimes people get screwed when it's not handled very
>If this guy had simply chosen to use Randy, it would have been all over and
>done with, but I suspect that he can't find a suitable way to
>manufacture--or is just procrastinating.

Could be.  Still, I've sent three query messages to him in the last month
(I ordered from him too), with no reply, which does get a bit frustrating.
I'm going to need to look through my files to see if he gave me a phone
number...I usually ask for one when sending $$ to someone new...

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