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# 1 Best places to sell loot.
01-07-2013, 07:28 AM
There is a list of vendors at http://www.stowiki.org/List_of_vendors, but I have not found a reference to which are the best (i.e., give the best price) when selling. The vendors on cargo ships and on ESD are not as good as Belan on Drozana or Deferi outpost, which pay 50%. Are there other vendors that pay 50% or more?
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# 2
01-07-2013, 07:52 AM
lookin for the same info here
Captain
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# 3
01-07-2013, 07:53 AM
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# 4
01-07-2013, 08:03 AM
Some of the vendors on ESD give 50%. Stay away from commodity brokers and some device vendors, but vendors with equipment (handful of exceptions) give 50%.
Captain
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# 5
01-07-2013, 08:42 AM
Easily the best place to sell is the exchange, Hands down. Don't bother with vendors.
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# 6
01-07-2013, 09:01 AM
The Vendor on New Romulas gives 50%.
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# 7
01-07-2013, 01:01 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by questerius View Post
Easily the best place to sell is the exchange, Hands down. Don't bother with vendors.
The majority of drops you pick up won't sell on the exchange. Many that will won't sell for enough to be worth the effort.

In fact, I can regularly clean house on the exchange by systematically searching each category one quality/Mk level combo at a time and buying up everything that's posted for less than 50% - just today I made around 2 million EC just being lazy and feeding junk off the exchange to vendors.
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# 8
01-07-2013, 09:58 PM
The bartenders in Starfleet Academy pay 50%.
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# 9
01-08-2013, 08:52 PM
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Originally Posted by hevach View Post
In fact, I can regularly clean house on the exchange by systematically searching each category one quality/Mk level combo at a time and buying up everything that's posted for less than 50% - just today I made around 2 million EC just being lazy and feeding junk off the exchange to vendors.
Bah! Don't do that. I'm trying to help the noobs out with some cheap gear...
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# 10
01-11-2013, 05:18 AM
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Originally Posted by hevach View Post
In fact, I can regularly clean house on the exchange by systematically searching each category one quality/Mk level combo at a time and buying up everything that's posted for less than 50% - just today I made around 2 million EC just being lazy and feeding junk off the exchange to vendors.
Expect your profits to start dropping as more and more people read that and think "I'll do that as well".

If you think you've found a good way to make EC, sharing it with the entire world is a level of naievet? that almost borders on stupidity
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