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Got 20% Olympus Coupon Today

Discussion in 'Hot Deals - Find a Great Deal? Share It Here.' started by oldskoolboarder, Mar 4, 2011.

  1. oldskoolboarder

    oldskoolboarder Mu-43 Regular

    Jul 20, 2010
    I filled out an Olympus survey a few weeks ago and finally received a 20% coupon as a thank you.

    I was able to use it to get a silver VF2 at $250 MINUS 20%. Not bad. I also tried to use the coupon for other stuff like an eye cup or converter but those are all out of stock.
  2. icase81

    icase81 Mu-43 Regular

    Feb 22, 2011
    Philly, PA
    Sweet. If you enter 905932-L1 into Staples.com you can get the VF-2 for $199, and buy a $30 off $150 coupon on ebay for $2.50 to end up getting it for $172.50 as well.
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  3. Ihavenewfs

    Ihavenewfs Mu-43 Regular

    I don't even have my camera yet...

    ...but this does sound like a great deal. Is there any chance that a new/updated VF is on the near horizon? I ask because I got an iPad for my birthday last month and learned about the new one just out. I still love mine but that sort of thing always happens to me. Since my EPL2 is still on backorder I didn't want to jump the gun on the view finder....

    Chomping on the bit for my camera :-(
  4. icase81

    icase81 Mu-43 Regular

    Feb 22, 2011
    Philly, PA
    I really doubt that there will be a new EVF. This one seems to be the bees knees according to everyone that has one.
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  5. moffo

    moffo Mu-43 Rookie

    Feb 25, 2011
    Central Texas
    Alas, most of the things I'd want are out of stock as well.
  6. LisaO

    LisaO Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 18, 2010
    New York Metro Area
    I got mine too. They seem to be out of stock of 1/2 the gear all the time.
  7. Roark

    Roark Mu-43 Regular

    Feb 10, 2011
    Boston, MA
    ihavenewfs, I think Apple is giving a hundred dollar credit to those who purchased an iPad recently. You might want to check that out.
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  8. jambaj0e

    jambaj0e Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Aug 31, 2010
    The quote doesn't work. Where do I buy that eBay coupon? I wish I knew about this. I just bought an almost new VF-2 from eBay for $208.50
  9. saxshooter

    saxshooter Mu-43 Rookie

    Jan 26, 2011
    The excellent VF-2 viewfinder is what sold me on the Olympus system (over the Panasonic body)
  10. WJW59

    WJW59 Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

    Feb 20, 2011
    Boy, I'm glad you outbid me on that VF-2! I just got my order confirmation from Staples. I used the item # and a coupon from onlinecouponshop.com and the cost was $188 with tax.:biggrin:
  11. eyeguy

    eyeguy Mu-43 Regular

    Feb 26, 2011
    Bay Area, California
    Is this survey only available to people who've already purchased oly equipment?
  12. oldskoolboarder

    oldskoolboarder Mu-43 Regular

    Jul 20, 2010
    Yes, I believe so.
  13. jambaj0e

    jambaj0e Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Aug 31, 2010

    Daing, that's an amazing price!! Wow, congrats to both of us, still =D
  14. WJW59

    WJW59 Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

    Feb 20, 2011
    I shouldn't gloat but I'm usually on the wrong end of these deals. :wink:

    I check and the 905932-L1 code still works if entered in the Staples search box.
  15. oldskoolboarder

    oldskoolboarder Mu-43 Regular

    Jul 20, 2010
    Nice, comes out cheaper at Staples. Oh well. I suppose my consolation is that I picked up a silver one go w/ my EPL1.
  16. squeegee

    squeegee Mu-43 Veteran

    Jan 26, 2010
    I don't think so, all you have to do is be registered with oly.

    I received the survey & coupon too. I've had oly equipment but it's all been second & third hand where they would never have had any record of any registered product from me.
  17. Jimbo3rd

    Jimbo3rd Photog GoGo

    Mar 10, 2011
    Central Florida/Disney area
    Jim Sullivan
    Vf2 Viewfinder & Oly 17mm lens

    Just received my new Pen P2 yesterday. Have lenses so I am looking to sell the 17mm kit lens. $265.00 including USA shipping, obviously Brand New, no original box, in bubble wrap inside Kit box. Accept PayPal.
    Just checked out the Staples $30/$150 coupon along with the online price of $199.00 price using the Staples seach no. 905932-L1 and it's a deal! Better order before they're out, who knows when production will be back up with all the troubles in Japan. Pray for them and donate what you can.
  18. mach330

    mach330 Mu-43 Veteran

    Mar 19, 2011
    The OC
    i'm so glad i joined this forum today. Got my vf-2 for $184.86 (with tax) at staples with $30 coupon. sweet. now the wait...for my epl2 to come as well.
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