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#322328 - Sat Apr 28 2012 07:37 PM Tiolene bottle-Repop?
Metro69 Offline
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Registered: Tue May 12 2009
Loc: Eden New York
I was at the auction in Savona NY and they had some clear Tiolene oil bottles. They had alot of markings but no Pure oil co. The glass had some air bubbles and some lines in it.I stayed away from them but some one paid about $300 for six. If they don't say Pure oil co are they repops?

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#322423 - Sun Apr 29 2012 06:26 AM Re: Tiolene bottle-Repop? [Re: Metro69]
allnickcats Online   content
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Registered: Mon Jul 21 2003
Loc: Burnham Maine USA
Yes they are repo!! If it doesn.t say Pure oil CO. stay away They where around a lot up her in maine. I have real one and show friends the Difference. You where smart to leave them alone!!! ALLAN

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#322435 - Sun Apr 29 2012 08:03 AM Re: Tiolene bottle-Repop? [Re: allnickcats]
azjockey Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Tue May 17 2011
Loc: Arizona
Ditto. Those repops have been around for a long time. Wish i hadn't bought one .

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#322447 - Sun Apr 29 2012 08:36 AM Re: Tiolene bottle-Repop? [Re: azjockey]
JimT Offline
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Registered: Fri Dec 06 2002
Loc: Cleveland,Ohio U.S.A.
The embossing is dull or kinda faint on the repops compared to originals. Also there are blue ones I've seen. I see people regularly get burned at auctions on these.


Edited by JimT (Sun Apr 29 2012 08:37 AM)

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#322457 - Sun Apr 29 2012 09:42 AM Re: Tiolene bottle-Repop? [Re: JimT]
Tankar Offline
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Registered: Thu Oct 30 2008
Loc: MN United States
Also look inside the bottle at the opening it is not uniformed shaped it should be nice and open all the way through the neck.

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