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Old 07-24-2011, 12:45 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Does Allen & Ginter Hold the Key to Stopping Patch/Jersey Fakers?

They essentially cover the entire card in plastic (on top) with a small opening just a little smaller than the jersey swatch itself.

Why not make all jersey cards with this "cover" so it would be borderline impossible to switch patches?

I would suggest covering the swatch up completely with the plastic "cover" but I'm guessing people like being able to feel the swatches?

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Old 07-24-2011, 12:50 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 07-24-2011, 11:03 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Does the plastic covering help to steer away patch fakers, absolutely....put I have a feeling if they really wanted to they will figure it out like Armyatc said
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Old 07-24-2011, 05:21 PM   #6 (permalink)
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What's the point in switching swatches?
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Old 07-24-2011, 05:42 PM   #7 (permalink)
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What's the point in switching swatches?
Buying a cheap 1 color swatch card and then putting in a sick or "nasty" patch instead to make the value go up...there are a lot of scamers doing this
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Old 07-24-2011, 06:02 PM   #8 (permalink)
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That plastic piece didn't stop this from being made:



If you look closely, you can still see the plastic is present. Notice the window?
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That plastic piece didn't stop this from being made:



If you look closely, you can still see the plastic is present. Notice the window?
that looks awesome!
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Old 07-24-2011, 06:14 PM   #10 (permalink)
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That plastic piece didn't stop this from being made:



If you look closely, you can still see the plastic is present. Notice the window?
I can clearly see that this was a buyback that UD reissued lol!
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Old 07-24-2011, 06:59 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Here's the back:



Do you think I could get it graded as "authentic altered"?
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Old 07-24-2011, 07:12 PM   #12 (permalink)
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The only way to solve it 100% is to create a database that you can see what the card looked like off the press.
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Old 07-24-2011, 07:49 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Okay since you don't want let everyone know-I will -

This is from the ALL NEW upper deck authentic collection!
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Old 07-24-2011, 08:20 PM   #14 (permalink)
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that plastic piece didn't stop this from being made:



if you look closely, you can still see the plastic is present. Notice the window?
how much for that sick sweet nasty ars 10 color patch card? Dlvd price please!!!!! Sick mojo jo jo:d
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how much for that sick sweet nasty ars 10 color patch card? Dlvd price please!!!!! Sick mojo jo jo:d
I don't think I could part with this rare, 15-piece, 1/1 memorabilia card from a licensed Topps product. However, if an offer seems to be more than fair, I would consider it.
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