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  1. Txcrosshair 2.0

    Txcrosshair 2.0 Oakley Beginner

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    Are they low production run ? I have seen some crazy prices on them.
     
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  2. CarGuy

    CarGuy Oakley Expert Premium Member Lifetime Member

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    Hundreds of thousands sold. Relatively few available.
    Fair Market Value vs demand.
     
    Last edited: 8/19/13
  3. OakleyBoss84

    OakleyBoss84 Oakley Collector

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    Because Tom Cruise wore them!!! Haha
     
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  4. Txcrosshair 2.0

    Txcrosshair 2.0 Oakley Beginner

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  5. atrain

    atrain O-Forums Boss of Bosses

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    Because Bruce Campbell wore them
     
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  6. mjt42

    mjt42 Oakley Expert Premium Member

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    has anybody any clue as to how many were made?

    highest 1st gen numbers i have seen are around 145-150000.
     
  7. RioSix

    RioSix Oakley Beginner

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    copilot Oakley Beginner

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    Simple economics...Supply v Demand
     
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  9. OOO

    OOO Be True

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    The assumption that there was a pair made for every available serial number is a questionable premise.
     
  10. pennyhoney

    pennyhoney Oakley Beginner

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    Because they were the among the first X-metals to get discontinued. Oakley felt like there was a design flaw due to the stress fracture. ~ In 2004, Oakley started a soft recall by having the "exchange program". This covered sending any Romeo back whether new, old, broken or sealed. Then you get another X-metal of choice with similar pricing as the Romeo or lower back. Original receipt was unnecessary so anyone who can acquire a Romeo for dirt cheap can exchange it for a brand new juliet or sometimes a XX. With all that said, there are "less" Romeos floating around, hence making it sound like there's a shortage when really nobody cared much about it even going back in 1997. SunglassHut or OPD never sold out.
     
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