Originally Posted by maknwar
If I had a choice between searching for needle valves like the Fujikin and HOKE Milli-mite vs calling Ideal and getting it in a few days, I would take the Ideal any day. Sure, you might find a good deal some day but the Fujikin and HOKE Milli-mite are not that popular and your going to be looking for a while.
it is for collection, not for sale
and you can see ideal on flea bay too, just need some luck.
I believe someone here bought 3 or 4 of them, brass, the ideal, at the price lower than the swagelok.