I'd like to know who you consider to be "most other retailers", because Pricewatch is listing "most other retailers" to be selling the OEM AXP2600+ for a <i>lot</i> less than $256.
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who served my country in the US Air Force,
to protect the rights of my fellow Americans,
to hold protests against others like me.</pre><p></font color=blue>