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Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Alastair tulloch, Jan 23, 2016.

  1. Alastair tulloch

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    I have brought from them before without any hassle, it was not for anything phantom though that I purchased.
     
  3. Alastair tulloch

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    Thanks. Will give them a go then. £30 cheaper than most


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    Best Buy has a sale right now
     
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    As does Amazon


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    Amazon collects tax in 23 states: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

    Best Buy have always had to collect sales tax online since they have a physical presence in every state
     
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    I'm new here. Is it ok to use a battery that has 4500mAh, or does it has to be 4480mAh? I saw some 4500mAh online that are cheaper than the 4480's


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    Best Buy! That's why I left Maryland. Live in Delaware and you don't pay sales tax! The P3 I bought was tax free!
     
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    Keith you could be wrong about the tax or I am really fortunate, because I have never payed tax on anything purchased from Amazon and I live in California.
     
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    those numbers are simply the "quantity" of energy stored inside - the higher the number = more flight time (if the numbers are TRUE - often fudged by knock off manufacturers). so Yes you are OK, just be sure it is a 4 cell (for P3) and not a 3 cell (P2).

    (The number of cells = the voltage. More cells = more voltage. The voltage must match the intended application)
     
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    #12 Keith Lampman, Jan 25, 2016
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    Well, hello again Keith, or should I call you Mr. Really Wrong? I know it has been a while but I just saw you answer to my post. I still live in California and I still have not paid any sales tax with Amazon, several purchases later.
     
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    Amazon collects tax in Ohio if it's shipped and sold by Amazon. If it's only fulfilled by Amazon they don't collect


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    Amazon.com Help: About Sales Tax

    No comment ?
     
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    Well, what it says is that it may be subject to sales tax. Apparently, the things I have ordered have, for some reason, not been subject to tax. As I stated, as yet I have not paid one cent in tax. I have a dji battery for my P3A being delivered Wed. $123.50 no tax and no shipping. This is OEM and the second one I bought. This gives a total of 4 now. Lots of flying time!
     
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    That's a great price no matter how ya look at it, happy flying !