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Old 07-12-2010, 08:09 PM   #25
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When someone in china copies a billet wheel from precision turbo (seems to have already happened but I don't have my hands on one yet) you are not paying engineers salaries/R&D. It sucks and is in poor ethics but it is reality.
Ok but my point is that paying more because of the legitimate engineering overheads of a legitimate business is not the same as "just paying more for the name" IMO, as if the place in china and Precision are similar companies with the same overheads but precision gouge you just because it says precision on it. Like you say, you are paying for R&D.
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