Banned user _fred_

Discussion in 'Site News & Support' started by Adversor, Jan 20, 2010.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Adversor

    Adversor El Borracho X

    Messages:
    1,232
    Likes Received:
    59
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2009
    Why did _fred_ got banned from here? I heard he was having trouble with the H-C Mods but I really don't know what happened here. I hope no one got screwed or anything because he seems like a solid guy to trade with.
     
  2. I_infect

    I_infect SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    1,302
    Likes Received:
    188
    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2008
    From my experience, overall bad attitude.
     
  3. MaxOfMetal

    MaxOfMetal Likes trem wankery.

    Messages:
    25,772
    Likes Received:
    2,625
    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2008
    I think it was his constant trawling of the Gear FS section, it's where his last neg rep was from (more or less how he went about doing it). Plus, like John said, he did have a VERY shit attitude.
     
  4. Adversor

    Adversor El Borracho X

    Messages:
    1,232
    Likes Received:
    59
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2009
    That seems to be the cause but I would like to read an official story of what actually happened.
     
  5. MaxOfMetal

    MaxOfMetal Likes trem wankery.

    Messages:
    25,772
    Likes Received:
    2,625
    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2008
    I think this might be something that would be better to discuss in a PM with a mod.
     
  6. I_infect

    I_infect SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    1,302
    Likes Received:
    188
    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2008
    agreed.
     
  7. Adversor

    Adversor El Borracho X

    Messages:
    1,232
    Likes Received:
    59
    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2009
    My only concern is if he was involved in a trade that went wrong or something. If that's the case, we all have to know about it.
     
  8. MaxOfMetal

    MaxOfMetal Likes trem wankery.

    Messages:
    25,772
    Likes Received:
    2,625
    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2008
    This would be the first time a member was outright banned, without a complaint thread or posted warning, that I've seen in my time here. I really doubt that's the case. I think it has more to do with him using the forums as a "black market" (or at least a grey market) for importing amps, and getting around taxes, dealers, etc.



    On that note, I'm out of here before I awaken the almighty Ban Hammer.
     
  9. Scar Symmetry

    Scar Symmetry Ex Whiny Bitch

    Messages:
    15,865
    Likes Received:
    2,945
    Joined:
    May 29, 2007
    Thread fail dude :noway:

    Think before you post :cond:
     
  10. djpharoah

    djpharoah Awwww Yeaaaah

    Messages:
    13,585
    Likes Received:
    3,791
    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2006
    In the future - PM a mod. What the mods do and don't do regarding members isn't up for public discussion.
     
    I_infect likes this.
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page