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Old 01-12-2018, 01:34 AM
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Originally Posted by AstronMike
You know, I wonder, if adjusted for inflation, does Estes do more or less in overall sales volume than, say, 40yrs ago?

Estes pretty much *IS* a monopoly within the business......Quest was never more than background noise......so it would seem to stand that they'd find their way out of Hobbico's 'mess' rather well.

Maybe John Boren will make a pseudo-hostile takeover and produce only the cool stuff HE wants!!

Colonel Klink voice: "You vill build these skill level 6 kits and you *vill* like it!!"

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