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Counterfeit Cantillon John Chris Nomad

Discussion in 'Beer Trading Talk' started by JealousChalice, Jun 11, 2012.

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  1. jsilva

    jsilva Initiate (0) Nov 10, 2009 Massachusetts

    Funny that on page 9 and we still dont know anymore than on page 1
    So do we know where this supposed fake Nomad came from?
    Does anyone have anything in writing/email from cantillon or the chocolatier stating this is definately fake?
    OP where/who did you get this from and where/who did he get this from?
     
  2. alcstradamus

    alcstradamus Savant (919) Aug 10, 2008 Iowa
    Beer Trader

    The potentially fake bottles came from a private seller in Belgium
    The OP received it in a trade, the trader purchased it from that private seller

    So basically, until more investigation is done, buyer beware. Sorry if I am being a bit vague, but it is not my place to be exposing potential fraudsters until it is shown that they have indeed committed fraud. It might take some time to get the full details.
     
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  3. Rempo

    Rempo Initiate (0) Jan 18, 2010 Indiana

    Interesting...

    User ID Effective Date End Date

    gamehenge_bottle_shop Mar-31-12 Present

    wont_you_step_into_the_freezer Feb-01-12 Mar-31-12

    bustedonbourbonstreet Nov-16-11 Feb-01-12

    r**c* Jul-13-08 Nov-16-11

    sugmag2390 Jan-20-03 Jul-13-08
     
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  4. BearsOnAcid

    BearsOnAcid Savant (945) Mar 17, 2009 Massachusetts
    Beer Trader

    Hard to say how much he's making from selling. It can be a lot easier than trading too. Sell a bunch of bottles that would never land a BA DL on here then buy a BA DL. Ebay is more than just a bunch of capitalists.
     
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  5. alcstradamus

    alcstradamus Savant (919) Aug 10, 2008 Iowa
    Beer Trader

    I recognize that name from back in my daily ebay browsing days. Always had a ton of rare shit for sale, I might have even bought some from him I don't remember. Dude was DEEP in the ebay game even back when he was on his high and mighty trader shit.

    I want to clarify that I have nothing against ebayers, but I do have something against people who portray themselves one way and act a completely different way behind the scenes.
     
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  6. cmmcdonn

    cmmcdonn Initiate (0) Jun 21, 2009 Virginia


    The guys he screwed over should pool their money and buy his foreclosed house. Then they can call it even. :p
     
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  7. Patrick

    Patrick Initiate (0) Aug 13, 2007 Massachusetts

    Just gonna throw this out there, but this thread is probably one of the most legit I've seen on BA as far as being helpful to people. If you guys take it too far off course it might not even exist anymore.
     
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  8. Hoosier12390

    Hoosier12390 Initiate (0) May 15, 2012 Illinois

    What a ridiculous scheme....20 BA DL's. Good lord.
     
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