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Jim Saunders

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Vistek - legitimate or no?
« on: August 02, 2013, 09:50:40 PM »
They have some notably good prices on a few things I want; Anyone shop from them?  Do they sell entirely new stuff with warranty or is it refurbs?

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Vistek - legitimate or no?
« on: August 02, 2013, 09:50:40 PM »

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Re: Vistek - legitimate or no?
« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2013, 09:52:58 PM »
New stuff (with warranty). No problem with Vistek.

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Re: Vistek - legitimate or no?
« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2013, 10:01:17 PM »
They're a well-known Canadian photo chain store, with a good reputation.
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Re: Vistek - legitimate or no?
« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2013, 10:21:05 PM »
Alright, good to hear it - particularly from someone with more than 1 post.  I don't mind driving to their nearest shop and dealing face-to-face though.  I'll let you all know how it goes.

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Re: Vistek - legitimate or no?
« Reply #4 on: August 02, 2013, 11:22:30 PM »
They have some notably good prices on a few things I want; Anyone shop from them?  Do they sell entirely new stuff with warranty or is it refurbs?

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Very legit, one of the major Canadian photo retailers. Bought my T4i there.

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Re: Vistek - legitimate or no?
« Reply #5 on: August 02, 2013, 11:26:37 PM »
Totally legit and excellent customer service.

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Re: Vistek - legitimate or no?
« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2013, 12:12:26 AM »
I'm fortunate enough to live within a short drive to one of their stores. They are very knowledgeable. Highly recommended.
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Re: Vistek - legitimate or no?
« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2013, 12:12:26 AM »