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Discussion in 'Third Rail' started by onion, Oct 25, 2001.

  1. onion

    onion New Jack

    Joined: May 17, 2001 Messages: 20 Likes Received: 0
    -> http://www.montanacolors.com/faked.htm




    - The info about how to use the can (on the backside) is written in german, english, polish, finish, sweden and danish. And also the background is black and the letters are white, the oposite of the original.
    - Has no "boina", instead has a transparent plastic piece on it.
    - When the can says: manufactured for L+G in german, must been made in Barcelona, Spain.
    - The "donut" it looks the same.
    - Underneath of the can has a stamp that says the color in spanish, france and english.
    - The paint is not the same quality and so not the one we guarantee.

    Montana Colors is allready in a judicial way for taking out from the market the faked cans.

  2. Smart

    Smart Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Apr 14, 2000 Messages: 17,017 Likes Received: 178

    counterfitters you say? this can't be good....
  3. This is all bullshit, it means nothing to the consumer. Just rumors getting out of hand...
  4. AgresWFO

    AgresWFO New Jack

    Joined: Oct 23, 2001 Messages: 52 Likes Received: 0
    I have a Vampire Violet that DOES NOT WORK with any cap except a US Fat..... but it looks like a normal Montana.

    SCOTCH WHISKEO Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Jan 8, 2001 Messages: 1,718 Likes Received: 0
    I racked a boot-leg rusto on Canal st. with Louis Vuitton logos stamped all over the label.
  6. platapie

    platapie Guest

    it does meen sumthign to the consumer beacuse they are not getting what they think they are getting. no rocket science for that budd. you buy a fucking whopper and get a bigmac yo udidnt get a whopper basic shit for you budd.
  7. krs702

    krs702 Senior Member

    Joined: Jul 6, 2000 Messages: 1,212 Likes Received: 0
    checked some montanas i got... its all good.. :) :) :)
  8. Slyle CMC

    Slyle CMC Senior Member

    Joined: Jul 4, 2001 Messages: 1,983 Likes Received: 10
    Scotch do you think you can post a pic, or a link to a pic of that can you are talking about. I am always interested in weird paint cans. Post it here if you can, you have to the group first, but it is worth it.http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ContainsLead
    Paint Collecting Site, is what it is. Thanks.
  9. kloak

    kloak New Jack

    Joined: Oct 18, 2001 Messages: 12 Likes Received: 0

    ive herd about the montanan thing

    i think depends on what factory it was made in, Spain or Germany

    if it comes from Germany then its the "fake" stuff, im not even shure its fake
    it could be that it is just different cans with a slightly different mixture

    after all you cant just call you bissness after a well known company and manufature the same product and seel it under the intentions that it is the product of the other company

    also i herd that the company in germany make "Proline - Aerosol art Color" and that it was proline in a montatan can

    who noes just get your paint from a compay who bys it in from spain

  10. catwash

    catwash Guest

    Re: montnana

    it's true, not bullshit. basically Montana in a pro-line tin - had a few and they were cool, also had a few and they sucked. Up to you really, but I'd go for Molotow anyday!
  11. bigguy

    bigguy Senior Member

    Joined: Oct 12, 2001 Messages: 1,557 Likes Received: 0
    some people i know had mixed feeling about montana.. that the paint didnt meet there expectations..maybe they just used the fake cans?
  12. seven.13

    seven.13 Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Oct 5, 2000 Messages: 3,572 Likes Received: 19
    I haven't a clue about these fake montanas...

    but the Aerosol Art Proline are real..they are a completely different brand of paint
    made by Aerosol Art.

    i looked around for a flick of one..cant find it right now
  13. metallix

    metallix Elite Member

    Joined: Oct 7, 2001 Messages: 2,955 Likes Received: 1
    Now thats lame. Bootleg spraypaint.
  14. I_Love_Freights

    I_Love_Freights New Jack

    Joined: Sep 23, 2001 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0
    I doubt that the quality of the paint is that bad..

    Just be careful where you buy your paint.

    I've actually got 2 of the black cans, and 2 of the white cans sitting on top of my Cd player. ESIS mailed them to me from holland.. The paint was excellent in both colors, and I have 4 left.. I assume they will work just as good.
  15. Dude, its the same thing, like a Coca Cola from France and a Coca Cola from the States, same thing made in two different factories. Believe me, I know the whole story.