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Storage Wars (Season 3) - Storage Wars (season 3)

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season title place Original send date 53 1 "Third Eye of the Tiger" La Verne, CA. June 5, 2012 (June 5, 2012) When the auctions begin at dawn in La Verne, California; Barry trains in the hope of finding a classic collector's item. He gets a $ 1,650 unit for finding a grandfather clock and a few other items. Darrell shows up alone, with no Brandon traveling to Florida, and quickly buying a $ 1,700 unit that owns hunting and fishing gear, and ends up discovering a find of his own. And Jarrod and Brandi are starting a new system that will buy them a $ 400 unit ... but will it help them find Zen? Dave plays his usual bidding tactic ... then he offers people up, finds bad units (in his opinion), and goes home empty-handed. 54 2 "May the vaults be with you" Chatsworth, CA. June 5, 2012 (June 5, 2012) Buyers visit an infamous vault auction in Chatsworth, California. Spending $ 1,400, Jarrod and Brandi encounter more noise than profit. Barry buys a vault for $ 1,900 and uses "the power" to find what he's looking for and make a profit. Darrell sneaks out and buys a safe for $ 650 and finds valuables Brandon almost thrown in the trash, and Dave's bark turns out to be a lot worse than his bite. 55 3 "The Iceman Carveth" Oxnard, CA. June 12, 2012 (2012-06-12) Buyers travel to the northern part of Southern California in the city of Oxnard. Barry buys a room with a view for $ 900 and finds ice-carving equipment worth $ 1,500. Dave buys a unit for $ 4,100 that contains several antiques, looks for gold and leaves him with less than bronze. Jarrod fights Dave on a unit he and Brandi want along with a bad cold. Darrell and Brandon get into a nasty fight that could mean the end of the "Tank Top Twins". 56 4 "Here you are, Kenny" Hawaiian Gardens, CA. June 12, 2012 (2012-06-12) Buying techniques are breaking out in Hawaiian Gardens, California. Barry decides to think inside the box and brings an insider with him. Jarrod fills his thrift store but empties his wallet. Dave helps the Dotson's commissions. And by dividing the pages, Brandon discovers why people call his father "The Gambler". Darrell spends $ 1,050 on a swim cover. 57 5 "A civil accordion" City of Industry, CA. June 19, 2012 (2012-06-19) Buyers take a trip to California's industrial city. The leaves form, but that's not necessarily a good thing. Dave goes industrial by buying a $ 300 device that includes air conditioning and becomes profitable. Barry buys a unit for $ 1,050 and finds a cat watch - then visits the "King of Kitsch" in hopes of avoiding a "cat" astrophe. While Jarrod and Brandi both find something in their $ 2,150 unit, which one will win the ratings battle? 58 6 "... more like, FALSE beach" Long Beach, CA. June 19, 2012 (2012-06-19) All buyers are back in Long Beach, California hoping for better results on the units. Heavy bidder Mark Balelo returns with $ 50,000 in locker money in a wallet. Darrell drops a unit of Mark on him. Jarrod and Brandi try to get a score. And Barry buys a tip, but will he get his engine running or blow a seal? 59 7 "Everything is fair in storage and wars" Laguna Niguel, CA. June 26, 2012 (2012-06-26) Buyers come to another series of auctions in Laguna Niguel, California. Jarrod and Brandi want to fill their shelves and their pockets. Barry cuts up his competition. Darrell brings a positive, strict, business attitude and not much else. The new buyer Jeff Jarred is there and it's all about fair play. Dave is nowhere to be seen. 60 8 "The fast and the curious" Lancaster, CA. June 26, 2012 (2012-06-26) Buyers are negotiating the Lancaster, California desert winds. Jarrod arrives in high spirits and it annoys Brandi. Darrell finds his feminine side with his $ 600 unit. New buyer Jeff Jarred is back, monitoring Barry. Receiving a $ 350 unit with lots of containers on it, Jeff finds an African Tiki statue and hopes it is valuable. And Barry drops the hammer on a $ 1,050 locker, but who will cross the finish line first? Once again, Dave is gone and nowhere to be seen. 61 9 "From Russia with Chucks" Gardena, CA. July 10, 2012 (July 10, 2012) The purchase has roots in Gardena, CA. Jarrod and Brandi buy a $ 700 unit and find something that triggers sirens. New buyer Jeff Jarred receives a Cold War souvenir in his $ 1,050 unit. And Darrell buys a $ 140 unit and reveals a serious sole and a decent profit. Barry is captain of a ship and almost goes down with it - he goes home without a unit. In the meantime, Dave hadn't come to the auction. 62 10 "The full Monty-Bello" Montebello, CA and Costa Mesa, CA. July 10, 2012 (July 10, 2012) Emotions flicker in the warehouse corridors of Montebello, California. Barry loses a fight with a robot with his $ 1,800 unit. Darrell goes for a run in buying lockers and spends $ 3,000 on four lockers. It's really cute and earns a lot of profit. Dave went to another auction in Costa Mesa and bought a $ 150 locker which he went straight to the bank. Jarrod and Brandi have had a bad day at the auction. 63 11 "Choose C for Chupacabra" Westminster, CA and Fontana, CA. July 17, 2012 (2012-07-17) The buyers, most of them, are heading to Westminster, California again. Darrell and Brandon gamble on a unit, spend $ 155, and later run into a legend. Jarrod and Brandi do the right thing with some blankets in their $ 2,300 unit. Dave smells lame lockers and packs them up elsewhere. And Barry buys a unit that no one else wants for $ 1.00, finds a piece of folklore, and sets a storage auction record, but is that a good thing? 64 12 "The ship just hit the sand" Irvine, CA. July 17, 2012 (2012-07-17) Shoppers travel behind "The Orange Curtain" to Irvine, CA. Jarrod and Brandi are still on fire and buy a unit for $ 1,700. They hope to continue their hot phase. Barry, on the other hand, has lost his game - and goes home with nothing. So much so that Brandon hits him on a locker he bought for $ 275. And Dave's been gone for a while. Is it time he came back? All signs point to YUUUP! 65 13 " welcome in the dollhouse " Garden Grove, CA. July 24, 2012 (2012-07-24) Garden Grove, California is home to buyers and some international intrigue. Dave may have searched King Tut's grave with his $ 2,300 locker. Darrell may have started a new business adventure in Germany. Jarrod and Brandi find something that makes them neigh in their $ 850 unit. And one day Barry is the architect, but will his plan be realized? 66 14 "The YUUUP stops here" Riverside, CA. July 24, 2012 (2012-07-24) Buyers take part in an auction marathon in Riverside, California, with 25 units for sale. Dave tries to use the heat to his advantage so that he gets a unit, which works well for him because he gets an 800 dollar unit. It gets hot between Dave and Darrell's son Brandon. Too many choices and too much heat make it difficult for Jarrod and Brandi to choose a good locker. Barry is "on the fence" in a locker. And Barry and Dave are making a bet on a couch because of their age, a very expensive bet. 67 fifteen "Buy, buy birdie" Chino, CA. August 7, 2012 (August 7, 2012) The buyers come to Chino, California. Darrell gives Brandon a chance to sit in the driver's seat, but goes home without a locker. Barry spends $ 800 on a unit filled with clothing and a pigeon watch - but will it make him be an eagle or turn the bird? Jarrod and Brandi buy a 'Big Boy' unit for $ 2,900, but will they make a Big Boy profit? And Dave goes in bulk, spending $ 775 on a unit full of new and unused office supplies - which gives him $ 16,200 shipping. 68 16 "The Return of San Burrito" San Bernardino, CA. August 7, 2012 (August 7, 2012) The buyers return to San Bernardino, California. Barry has a new plan - he tries to distract the crowd by giving them breakfast burritos to eat while selling a unit he wins for $ 2,300. Will he make a profit or not? Darrell and Brandon spend $ 230 on a unit and find something that is really old. All signs point to profit. Dave spends $ 1,850 on a unit full of vintage furniture and old but beautiful dishes. And Jarrod and Brandi go home with a bad attitude, also empty-handed. 69 17 "There's something about Barry" Lakewood, CA and Fullerton, CA. August 14, 2012 (2012-08-14) The buyers participate in the auction in Lakewood, California. Darrell and Brandon buy a locker suitable for a party for $ 3,500. Barry buys a $ 310 unit and then pays a price for his locker shopping addiction. Jarrod and Brandi go home empty-handed and the Lakewood auction, so they go to another auction in Fullerton and buy an old unit for $ 1,700 with furniture and old newspapers. Will your newspapers be valuable or worthless? Dave acts like a tyrant towards the other buyers by asking them to and ends up going home without a locker. 70 18 "Dr. Strangebid" Westminster, CA. August 21, 2012 (08/21/2012) The bidders look for bids in an afternoon auction in Westminster, California. Jarrod and Brandi get a new truck for their business, they buy a unit for $ 750 - will their new truck bring them better or new luck? Dave buys a unit for $ 1,550 and has conversations with the dead. Barry is learning to stop worrying ... and loves buying lockers. Darrell doesn't buy a unit in his own territory, he goes home empty-handed. 71 19 "Leaves and Geeks" Santa Ana, CA. August 28, 2012 (08/28/2012) All buyers come to Santa Ana, California. Barry buys a unit for $ 595 because of an old train - does it stay on the tracks or does it go off the rails? Darrell buys a $ 350 unit that has a wallet in it but no money in it. Then he finds some rare Magic cards - are they as rare as he thinks? Brandi is not happy with a unit that Jarrod bought for $ 3,400 that includes a fancy guitar and is hoping to make some cash. Dave wants to kill, in the end he goes with nothing. 72 20 "No commandment for the tired" Costa Mesa, CA. August 28, 2012 (08/28/2012) Buyers are ready for another heated auction on California's Costa Mesa. Dave buys a $ 3,200 unit that includes a tap. Barry sneaks out and buys a $ 2,900 unit that includes furniture and pottery - will it be good value? Darrell buys a large unit for $ 7,250 that contains lots of high quality furniture, collectibles, knickknacks, and common household items, and scores big in the end. Brandi is exhausted, Jarrod is happy and it costs them because they go home without a unit. 73 21 "Straight to Compton: Biddaz with Attitude" Compton, CA. December 4, 2012 (December 4, 2012) Everyone shows up at the auction in Compton, California. Barry gets too excited himself and drives up the price of a unit he buys for $ 3,500 that contains some toolboxes, only to find no tools in any of the toolboxes. Dave buys a unit filled with various household items for $ 825 and takes some profit out of it. Jarrod and Brandi buy a unit for $ 1,400 and find a one-of-a-kind suit. Darrell and Brandon mess up their lockers and go home without a unit. 74 22 "The young and the ruthless" Murrieta, CA. December 4, 2012 (December 4, 2012) Shoppers wander into the desert city of Murietta, California. Jarrod and Brandi execute their reckless bidding strategy and earn them a $ 1,900 locker and a good profit. Jeff Jarred shows up again, but that doesn't go well with the Dotsons. Barry Weiss pays $ 2,200 and finds out a few things. There is also a new buyer called Mark Compers, a fairly new bidder. Dave doesn't work to get a unit, all the other bidders do the work for him. Meanwhile, Darrell and Brandon are nowhere to be seen. 75 23 "Jurassic Bark" Mission Hills, CA and Inglewood, CA. December 11, 2012 (2012-12-11) Most buyers head to a warehouse in Mission Hills, California. Dave starts his day at $ 500 in the hole because one of the tires on his trailer came off while driving. He's hoping to make a profit on a unit he buys for $ 500 in Inglewood so he can pay for the repairs, where he also meets tank-top twins Herb Brown and Mike Karlinger. Jarrod and Brandi buy a $ 700 locker with some furniture and find some profit. Barry the old dog is spending $ 900 hoping to make some profit from these fancy dog ​​decorations. Once again, Darrell and Brandon are both gone and nowhere to be seen. 76 24 "A story of two jackets" Hollywood, CA. December 11, 2012 (2012-12-11) Buyers head to Hollywood, California to buy them. Nabila Haniss shows up again to raise prices but doesn't buy anything even though it's her backyard. Darrell is finally back and is buying a unit that Nabila had bid on for $ 2,400 with various technologies including cameras and computers. Jarrod and Brandi buy their most expensive unit ever for $ 6,800, filled with very good quality household items and a few other miscellaneous goods. Dave doesn't buy anything either because of the high prices for the units that have been sold. 77 25 "Tustin, bee has a problem" Tustin, CA. December 18, 2012 (2012-12-18) The bargain hunters roll to Tustin, California. Dave buys two units for a total of $ 5,100, one with lots of boxes called a "mysterious" unit and the other with household items and some bee equipment. Jeff Jarred makes a record profit and good money with an affordable locker. Brandi tries reverse psychology on Jarrod so he doesn't pay too much for a unit, it works too well - as a result, they go home with nothing. Barry and Kenny come up with a plan and try to brush Dave off the page, but will it work? Darrell and Brandon didn't show up for auction. 78 26 "Portrait of the Player" Montebello, CA. December 18, 2012 (2012-12-18) Jarrod and Brandi both hope for a different outcome when the bidders return to Montebello, California. Barry offers blindfolded because his mom told him he would do better and earns a unit for $ 1,800. He finds a device for making candy and hopes to make some profit. Dave drops a unit from Barry that costs him $ 2,850. Darrell buys a unit for $ 3,600 and his find could be the largest in the group's history. 79 27 "The big boy against the heavyweights" La Habra, CA. March 18, 2013 (2013-03-18) Buyers go to La Habra, California for the first time. Darrell heats up the competition and buys a tool-filled unit for $ 2,600 and makes nearly $ 10,000. Jarrod and Brandi see a huge amount of intrigue and then gamble on a unit and buy it for $ 300 and come across some fancy watches. A new bidder named Ivy Calvin, known as the "King of Palmdale" dominates the competition and buys three lockers for $ 735 and triples his money. Barry spends $ 800 on a unit and finds a golf-related property and actually makes money from it. 80 28 "The Kook, the Chief, His Son and the Brothers" Lake Elsinore, CA. March 18, 2013 (2013-03-18) All bidders travel to Lake Elsinore, California for auction. Darrell and Brandon buy a $ 725 unit with lots of furniture and random collectibles and find something astronomical that could be valuable. Barry brings Boston Joe that they buy a $ 500 unit with lots of mystery boxes and end up for Skydive Elsinore. New bidder The Harris Brothers "The Kings of Swag" appears (previously appeared in "May the Vaults Be With You" when Barry was evaluating something for Star Wars Jacket) and takes a gamble and buys it for $ 45 and hopes to encounter something that is more than cool. Jarrod and Brandi try to focus on the units and go home with nothing. 81 29 "Nobody's vault but mine" Chatsworth, CA. March 25, 2013 (March 25, 2013) Buyers travel to Chatsworth, California to an auction where 100 "vaults" (each "vault" consisting of a wooden box containing mostly household items) are sold to the highest bidder. Additional buyers come to the auction and prepare for the protracted battle. Some vaults were sold in groups; In these cases, buyers would pay "times the money" (e.g., if two safes were sold for $ 200, the buyer would pay a total of $ 400). Barry buys two safes for $ 750, wondering if his newly acquired antiques will make him any serious money. Herb and Mike buy two $ 400 safes and find some crowns that they hope will bring them a nice profit. Mark Balelo buys ten vaults for a total of $ 1,500 with household items and furniture, but is it good quality? Jarrod and Brandi, Ivy and Darrell haven't bought anything and still have all their money in their pockets halfway through the sale. 82 30 "Still nobody's vault but mine" Chatsworth, CA. March 25, 2013 (March 25, 2013) The intense auction of 100 vaults in Chatsworth, California continues well into the night. Jarrod and Brandi buy five vaults for $ 1,125 with some furniture and find an expensive pair of chairs that might be worth more than they think. Darrell takes command without Brandon and buys four safes for $ 2,000 with quality furniture. Ivy Calvin buys $ 275 in a vault and finds dark items related to snakes. Barry buys the last vault of the auction for $ 120, hoping that he has some magic for a big payoff rift with a few nuts.