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  • Mangobob
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    • Mar 2017
    • 5
    • Buda, Texas and Port Alberni BC
    • Weber 22" kettle
      Weber Genesis 310
      BGE, large, until it rolled off of 2" high patio edge and into about 75 pieces.
      Favorite whisky: Scotch

    Blackstone 36" $209 Prime Day

    Amazon is offering the 36" Blackstone flat top with side table for $209 including shipping during Prime Day, July 16. That's the best price I've seen. If you've been waiting to catch a sale, this appears to be a good one. I just ordered one, and I'll report on how it goes.
  • Rfuilrez
    Club Member
    • Aug 2015
    • 171

    #2
    Man. Girlfriend just bought me this. Got it on Wednesday. Wonder if amazon will extend her the discount.

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    • PBCDad
      PBCDad commented
      Editing a comment
      I think their return policy is a month, and if memory serves, there is an option when you go to return an item for finding a lower price. I would assume Amazon would rather give you the discount than have to pay for shipping twice.

    • Sephon
      Sephon commented
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      Call them. They will usually do the right thing. Great service.
  • Mangobob
    Club Member
    • Mar 2017
    • 5
    • Buda, Texas and Port Alberni BC
    • Weber 22" kettle
      Weber Genesis 310
      BGE, large, until it rolled off of 2" high patio edge and into about 75 pieces.
      Favorite whisky: Scotch

    #3
    I hope I didn't lead anyone astray with my heads up about Blackstone 36" for $209 on Amazon Prime Day. Mine arrived today. Both front and rear panels are badly bent. Amazon will take it back, but I dread repacking 140# of broken bbq in the flimsy box in which it arrived. Amazon said they don't have any more in stock so can't replace it. They suggested I call Blackstone. After a lengthy hold in a call to their customer service number, I gave up. Twice. Recent calls return the message that 'We are in a meeting, call back in about an hour." I waited several hours and called back. Same message. I don't recommend Blackstone any longer, and certainly not if you plan to have it shipped.

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    • Huskee
      Huskee commented
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      That's terrible! I suspect this experience is an anomaly. I've heard good things about them prior to this. Sorry to hear of your trouble.

    • Steve R.
      Steve R. commented
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      The damage sounds more like an Amazon issue than anything to do with Blackstone. This kind of stuff happens a LOT with Amazon.
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    #4
    I'm very sorry to hear this, amigo!
    Have ya made any contact with th carrier? Seems like anyway ya approach it, yer gonna haveta repack, etc.
    I hope that yer able to find an acceptable resolution th all this...

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    • SmokeyGator
      Club Member
      • Jul 2016
      • 760
      • Miami, FL
      • Primo XL
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      #5
      Well.....my blackstone prime day deal arrives tomorrow or Wednesday. So hopefully it is OK. Either way I will post an update.

      But currently I am on vacation. I had my stuff sent to a neighbor, because I’m on Sanibel Island on florida’s West coast. The boat is in a wet slip, and I’m half in the bag. Life is great.

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      • Rfuilrez
        Club Member
        • Aug 2015
        • 171

        #6
        My Blackstone came packaged extremely well. I get that there’s a large heavy chunk of steel in it, but it seemed like nothing was going to move too much to me. The box was super heavy duty double corrugated cardboard. I got it right before prime day. It was delivered by amazons delivery division not fedex or ups.

        Sorry to hear about your troubles.

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        • adamjs83
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          • Aug 2017
          • 192
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          #7
          Just think about how many people probably ordered these on prime day and how many of those people had issues. I’m sure they are inundated. Give it a few days.

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          • SmokeyGator
            Club Member
            • Jul 2016
            • 760
            • Miami, FL
            • Primo XL
              Cyberq controller
              Sierra Nevada IPA

            #8
            I ordered on prime day. I also ordered other stuff which arrived in perfect condition.

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            • jgreen
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              • Oct 2014
              • 2422
              • Winnipeg Manitoba Canada
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              #9
              Mine arrived today. Hopefully set up and season on the weekend.

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              • Mangobob
                Club Member
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                • Buda, Texas and Port Alberni BC
                • Weber 22" kettle
                  Weber Genesis 310
                  BGE, large, until it rolled off of 2" high patio edge and into about 75 pieces.
                  Favorite whisky: Scotch

                #10
                Thank you for the condolences. I appreciate that. I'd hoped to be cooking by now. I'll take adamjs83's advice and give it a few days. I'm sure Blackstone is swamped with calls following the Prime Day sale. I did call Tuesday, but got message that no one was in the office because it was a Utah State Holiday. I'll try again today. I am so glad to hear reports that most others got their grills shipped without damage. I'll keep you posted on Blackstone's response.

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                • allsid
                  allsid commented
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                  No promises Robert, but if you don't get your issue resolved in a few days send me an email with a brief overview of your experience and I will see if I can pass it along to their customer care team. paul@amazingribs.com

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