The added value comes with the blueprint good sirs. It may not be worth it to you, but to some it is worth it to know that the motor has been assembled to correct specifications. Some people like to have their oil clearances and ptw, and ring gaps etc... in spec.
Subaru does not spend the time(money) to do much of the finish work that can make these motors truly shine.
Thank you easterbran for reminding members how to properly use the PM function. I certainly do appreciate your constructive efforts towards the community.
If you truly feel I am asking to much and are compelled to communicate with me about price, the proper method is through PM's. Maybe we can work something out. If you have general ?s about the item listed this thread is the place for those.