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  1. Anonymous

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    Figured I'd float it, present collectability/ value vs future collectablity/ value.

    You can actually wear the 24K's to work everyday if you wish (I wore mine today), not sure if you can do that with the Medusa- depends on where you work and what you do.
     
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  2. Anonymous

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    Just a thought you might try to offer up something else along with the 24k Juliets because they are not worth near as much as a Medusa and especially a size Large, they are very hard to come by in good condition and usually sell for $1,000!
     
  3. Anonymous

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    Good observation and one that I considered. Instead I incepted a premise when I stated "Present collectability/ value vs future collectablity/ value".

    Will Medusas increase in value higher than the 1K as they currently are? I dunno and I also dunno the production run of large Medusas.

    Given the 750 unit run of the 24K's, will they approach or exceed 1K? I dunno either but probably, IMHO. But I do know that 750 24K's were produced and I suspect that there were more leather Mars produced and they approach 1K around Christmas.

    So in a vacuum and over time would there be equivalent value between Medusas and 24K's?

    I was just throwing it out there but it makes for good conversation!
     
  4. Anonymous

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    I think the medusa will go higher and be on a higher climb than the 24k Juliet's.
    I have only been collecting for a year or so. I have seen medusa's climb from the 6-700 range to the 9-1100 range.

    Medusa's are extremely rare most were used by motorcycle riders and have long time been in the landfills.

    Wearability I give it to the 24k collector value I give to the medusa.

    To give you a example I was offered a mint C six aluminum and 1000 cash for my complete medusa and I turned it down.
     
  5. Anonymous

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    that's pretty intense man... lol
     
  6. Anonymous

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    The Medusa L/XL went from $600 a few years ago, to $1000 couple of years ago, to upwards of $1500+.

    I've seen some sell for $2,000 for the Medusa, alone.

    I commend you for trying, though.
     
  7. Anonymous

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    Agreed they are- any production numbers? Search did not show. 24k is clear.

    I reject that- I know that this is the fact/legend behind the Medusa. Especially on a rainy day like to today, a Buckeye can imagine every cycle rider in California rocking one but I don't agree that this is a factor in attrition.

    Agreed- the Medusa was so out there in just the right way and the 24K is exponentially more functional.

    +1
     
  8. Anonymous

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    For the motorcycle riders go to Daytona you will see some there every year.

    Fr wearability I give it to the normal person would be the 24k. For me it has to be the medusa. I think the 24k is gaudy and too flashy to actually wear.
     
  9. Anonymous

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    I ride a CBR900RR and rode a Redneck Rocket hardtail to Bike Week a couple of years ago. I did not see a single Medusa but had a freakin' awesome time nonetheless!
     
  10. Anonymous

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    All joking aside is you want to try to trade a 24k Juliet for a medusa. You will have a lot better chance saying that you will add or put the pair out for trade. The 24k Juliet and 24k x squared.