Half Price Brand New Grainfather

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  1. Jun 9, 2018 #1

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    Has to be a misprice.£314 including vat,plus delivery.
    Still tempted to order 10 for resale though.
     
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    It says 524 in the write up below
     
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    I've come acorss the company, in regard to hops. I've seen forum posts about hop purchases (can remember whether it was here or else where). They seem to be on the level
     
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    For the little you will make on each item, better to give 10 home brewers the chance of a decent deal.
     
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    Not to mention supporting your local homebrew shop (It's so easy to take the moral high ground on the internet!)
     
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    It says this on the description
    'New from Brewers Select - The Grainfather, the All in One Brewing System - probably the best start up brewing kit ever for only £524.75*'

    Must be a mistake. I highly doubt they buy those in at £262 wholesale.
     
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    Seems odd the erroneous displayed price would be exactly half the price in the blurb?
     
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    The image shows the old control box, not the connect, but you can buy one of these for £100 anyway.

    Anyone ordered one yet?
     
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    I don’t have one so I have free reign to take advantage of online bargains!
     
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    Its £630 with the VAT!

    £525 + £105 vat.

    (I assume the £262 at the top is a mistake)

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    £314.86 including vat when added to basket.
     
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    If you stick one in your basket it comes up at £262 plus £52 VAT. Someone needs to take a punt on this!
     
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    I've ordered one. When you order, you get the message that the sales team will call you back in working hours to complete the order....

    This offer is going round the homebrew clubs, so I expect them to be innundated.

    Cheers

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  16. Jun 9, 2018 #16

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    Me too.

    I doubt they will fulfill though. See what they say Monday

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    Found out what's going on....it is that price but you have to buy a sack of malt at the same time ...£252+vat!
     
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    That still only adds 20 or 30 quid onto the price?
     
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    ....the malt costs £252...(joke)...thus making the gf full price..
     
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    Better be a big sack...

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