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Deffective item PID: 266
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Deffective item PID: 266

by blachanc on Sun Feb 17, 2013 5:11 pm

INVOICE NO. 226729
DATE ORDERED: Wednesday 23 January, 2013
Premium Female/Female Jumper Wires - 40 x 6" PID: 266

Hi,
Just wanted to share the fact that some jumpers have no connection.
better check them prior to using them...

I made a fool of myself :lol:
http://www.raspberrypi.org/phpBB3/viewt ... 27#p290327

Ben
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Re: Deffective item PID: 266

by adafruit_support_rick on Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:21 pm

Wow - that's not good. :oops: Please email support@adafruit.com with a link to this thread to arrange for a replacement!

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Re: Deffective item PID: 266

by blachanc on Tue Feb 19, 2013 10:44 am

Hi driverblock,

Thank you for your support.
I followed your instructions, and Adafruit
already shipped the replacement jumpers.

Too bad I could not combine the RMA return with a new order as:

1) It would have reduced my shipping fees on my new order.
2) Adafruit would have used the material of only one parcel instead of
two parcels.

Paid by Adafruit:

Sub-Total: $6.95
Tax: $0.00
United States Postal Service (0.17lbs)
(First-Class Package International Service incl. $1.60 insurance):
Shipping: $9.95

Total: $16.90

Ben
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Re: Deffective item PID: 266

by adafruit_support_rick on Tue Feb 19, 2013 10:50 am

blachanc wrote:Too bad I could not combine the RMA return with a new order

Hey, you know what these giant multinational bureaucracies are like. :roll: :lol:

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