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Bearings Online (Based in Scotland)

Anyone familiar with these guys?

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Mike Hurley24/05/2021 10:53:48
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Looking at this company's website - all seems very proper - 'worldwide export specialists' good reviews and verified secure padlock at the top of the page etc. but noticed it had quite a few spelling errors in parts of the text, however just put this down to rushed work, so went through the ordering process and got to the point of paying with Paypal and it errored 'certificate expired'.

Am I being paranoid (one of the indicators of cloned websites is said to be spelling / grammar errors)? Has anyone used them in the past and found them pukka?

They appear to be based near Dundee.

regards

John P24/05/2021 11:07:19
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Hi ,

If it is the same address as this

Bearings Online
Warehouse Twenty Five
1 Kilspindie Road, Dunsinane Industrial Estate
Dundee, Scotland
DD2 3QH

I bought some bearings last year from them quick delivery good service and no problems.

John

bernard towers24/05/2021 11:08:15
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Used them 3 weeks ago, all ok

Mike Hurley24/05/2021 12:20:50
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Yes those are the guys. Many thanks for the info I shall go ahead and try to order again. msu have just been a blip.

You just have to be so careful these days the scammers are so smart.

Anyway, thanks again. Take care

Ian Parkin24/05/2021 12:27:58
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Mike

about at that time i was ordering some electrical components from a supplier also paying by paypal and it did the same as to you...and then asked me because of suspicious behavoir to change my pasword

Ian

not done it yet24/05/2021 13:17:04
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Ring them?

old mart24/05/2021 14:16:00
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If you are concerned with buying from an unknown source, you could try this firm, I have bought several bearings from them and can recommend them.

**LINK**

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