Communication is king especially when money is exchanged -- fellow hobbyist side business or not. Sounds like there were some hurt feelings from lack of communication.
Sad to see you go; and too bad that many others myself included won't be able to take advantage of your offerings.
2016 PBM, 3 pedals, hole in roof, pristine rim in trunk
1965 289 A-code, convertible, toploader - in pieces