Don't get me wrong, it is way above the going prices for a common pump
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CL and ebay are free to list
You don't get the big bucks unless you ask the big bucks if you hook the big fish
With all the Flea Market and Picker and restoration shows,
it has now become common practice to offer people 50% of their asking price which is a big pet peeve of mine).
Might as well double your asking price for plenty of negotiation room then.
I'm having so much trouble finding unrestored pumps at reasonable prices.
That says a lot. Supply and demand.
As there becomes fewer pumps in the wild, the prices are going up, and they are.