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You will need to increase your post count to 5 or above, can be replies or new threads created. When you achieve that milestone, log off for a few, and when you log back on, the "Conversation" (PM) feature will unlock for you!! This is necessary to be able to interact with other members for inquiries and negotiations off the public side, and is the requisite method for such undertakings,,, up in here!!