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[Auction] Atlantic Silent Auction

Discussion in 'UO Europa Trade' started by Maleachi, Feb 14, 2013.

  1. Maleachi

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    #1 Maleachi, Feb 14, 2013
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  2. RaistlinNowhere

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    please dont use WHITE!!!!!!!
     
  3. Maleachi

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    Please change your default text colooooooor! ^^
     
  4. RaistlinNowhere

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    i read all letters in black, but your OP is in white ^^U
     
  5. silent

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    Cool let me know what I sell for...
     
  6. Winker

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    The title confuses me, Atlantic Silent Auction


    Silent auction is a variant of the English auction in which bids are written on a sheet of paper. At the predetermined end of the auction, the highest listed bidder wins the item. This auction is often used in charity events, with many items auctioned simultaneously and "closed" at a common finish time. The auction is "silent" in that there is no auctioneer selling individual items, the bidders writing their bids on a bidding sheet often left on a table near the item. At charity auctions, bid sheets usually have a fixed starting amount, predetermined bid increments, and a "guaranteed bid" amount which works the same as a "buy now" amount. Other variations of this type of auction may include sealed bids. The highest bidder pays the price he or she submitted.
     
  7. Maleachi

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    And what exactly confuses you Winker?

    If you read the actual post, you can see that is pretty much the same as what you literally describe, apart from the buy-out, fixed bid increments and fixed starting amount.
     
  8. Winker

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    I thought the idea was just to place one bid in a silent auction, no one know what each other has bid, and you hope yours wins. I want to bid on some of the stuff, i just dont want to get it worng.
     
  9. Maleachi

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    Oh no... Tis not that kind of an auction.

    You can bid as many times as you want untill the auction closes.
    Hopefully that makes it clean enough! ^^
     
  10. Winker

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    Sweet cheers! I think I understand. :)