(07-01-2013 11:58 AM)nol84kc Wrote: PSA and BGS are both good options. The slab on BGS is better but PSA 10's are worth more than Beckett 9.5's for the most part. I use PSA on thin cards and Beckett on thick because the PSA thicker holder is lame.
(06-30-2013 09:14 PM)branesergen Wrote: Posts: 6,181
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Aww I sad now, 4+ years and never had a warn level
(07-01-2013 11:58 AM)nol84kc Wrote: They both have their strengths and weaknesses.
(07-01-2013 12:15 PM)nolan5000 Wrote: Sorry man. I feel some how responsible for your warning.
(07-01-2013 07:37 PM)branesergen Wrote: LOL No worries bud I'm a big boy I made my own decision lol
(07-02-2013 11:23 PM)elite football cards Wrote: [quote='nolan5000' pid='2309380' dateline='1372702512']
1. Yes, but is a PSA 10 worth more than a BGS 10?
2. I think ALL of the PSA slabs are "lame"
1. No. But PSA does not need to make a pristine category for a 'select' few cards to create an inflated market. I like they 10 system for Gem Mint. Collector's pay crazy amount for a Beckett card because a grader felt like handing out a 10 one day to a card to see what it will sell for on ebay. You know there is virtually no difference between many 9.5 & 10 Beckett cards.
2. That is your opinion on the slabs. PSA came along first and their status is pretty much legendary at this point.
(07-03-2013 09:13 AM)nolan5000 Wrote: 1. There is a HUGE difference between a BGS 9.5 and a BGS 10. Using your theory, however, there is no difference between a PSA 9 and a PSA 10!!
(07-03-2013 09:47 AM)ricelynnevans75 Wrote: Then what was your point in even stating the difference of worth between a PSA 10 and BGS 10 which are two totally different grades anyway?