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What the heck is TraderUpper?  Great question!

I just threw this site together to follow through on a project/challenge given by a former Attaché and negotiator on human rights issues in the General Assembly at the United Nations to see what kind of...

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Trade Chain 1: Trade 5 – Electric Guitar for the IRISH!

On March 1, 2014, I made my 5th, and I believe, last trade in this trade chain.

The VW Electric Guitar has been traded for a Notre Dame Football “Memorabilia” package.

This package includes

  • 2002 Team Adidas Jersey (Kelly Green) #63 (Brennan Curtin)
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Trade Chain 1: Trade 5 – First Act Special Edition VW Electric Guitar

Alright folks… drum role… or guitar riff if you prefer.

We are on Trade #5!

I have, in my possession, an unplayed, unused, freshly tuned First At Special Edition VW Electric Guitar (with gig bag).

These guitars were part of a VW promotion in 2006

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Trade Chain 1: Trade 4 Update – Gift Card for First Act VW Branded Electric Guitar

First Act VW Sponsored Guitar

First Act VW Sponsored Guitar

The gift card option from Trade 3 got me an unplayed First Act VW Branded Electric Guitar!

How awesome!  They were a special addition promo with 2006 VWs.  It’s a pretty cool looking guitar and has a gig bag as well...

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Trade Chain 1: Trade 4 – A choice of Gift Card for ??

UPDATE: 2/28/14 – Selected Item was… A Gift Card!  More Details on what was available below:

Giftcard

Giftcard

Still working on the final decision as to what will be available for trade for Trade 4, but it basically comes down to a choice of 1 of the follo...

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Trade Chain 1: Trade 3 – 2 Pacers Tickets for A Choice

Awesome Pacers Tickets

Awesome Pacers Tickets

While Row 3, nearly center court, Pacers Tickets have a very high financial value, the fact that I only had 3 hours to work a trade required me to assess them a bit differently.

In the end, I worked out a deal for Trade 3 based...

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Trade Chain 1: Trade 2 – From Tile Cutter to Pacer’s Tickets

After much hard work, a great opportunity arose!

A friend of mine ended up with 4 last minute tickets to the Pacers vs. Lakers game.  Row 3, just feed from center court.  I told him I’d take 3 of them if he took the tile cutter...

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Trade Chain 1: Trade 1- From Pencil to Tile Cutter

After a few days of deliberation, the DiVOGA pencil has been traded to a nice new home.

In it’s place after Trade #1 is a 13″ Tile Cutter!  Now that’s a trade!

This 13″ Tile Cutter is of steel base construction, cast aluminum end pieces, polished ra...

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Trade Chain 1: DiVOGA – Let the Trading Begin!

Available for trade:

1 new, out of the box, never sharpened, never used DiVOGA Black Woodcase Pencil with real Swarovski Crystal tip.

This pencil was gifted to me by a diplomat and former Attaché and negotiator on human rights issues in the General A...

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