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Buying Gear For First Time (help)

Discussion in 'Anabolic Steroids & Prohormones' started by darrenH, Jan 17, 2022.

  1. darrenH

    darrenH Full Member

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    First time buying gear. Does this ugl look ok? do I need to third party test it?


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  2. Mersey Muscle

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    What are the manufacture and expiry dates on that vial mate? No it doesn't look good and I wouldn't be happy if I was sent gear with packaging as dirty as that. Balkan's a top brand if it's legit but that's not looking good to me mate.
     
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  3. darrenH

    darrenH Full Member

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    Thanks for the reply. all it says is this

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  4. Mersey Muscle

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    See what other members say.

    I've used some of their gear and they've switched labels a few times and also switched from vials to amps at one stage but that label is unfamiliar to me. There's a guy on here called Eugene C who says he used plenty of Balkan. You could also send the photo off to Balkan and ask them to confirm if that's one of their old label designs.
    If it's real, it's good gear.
     
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  5. Mr mac

    Mr mac TM Health & Safety officer Top Contributor

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    Sadly Mersey muscle is giving the wrong info. OP dates and codes etc largely on UGL products mean nothing. It’s like when people get excited because it came in a nicely printed box or had a nice paper insert with info. I wouldn’t even bother considering testing. The reality is you take a punt on any of these things. Give it a run for a few weeks and providing your training and diet are good if you see no results chances are it’s not great. However only way you’ll find out is jabbing it
     
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  6. Mersey Muscle

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    I only asked him about the dates on the vial so I could go and check something for him against a vial I've got here with a different label and all I said was I haven't seen his label before and the gear didn't look good to me. How is that giving wrong info?

    Balkan wasn't a little UGL brewing gear in a kitchen mate. It was a huge Pharma supplier somewhere in Europe. Moldova I think. Lost it's EU steroid license about 18 months ago but they still produce about 200 other Pharma drugs for random health conditions.

    If you're going to pull me up about something please at least read what I've said first mate. I was trying to help the OP not talk about UGLs and I absolutely agree that codes and dates on kitchen lab gear labels mean absolutely nothing.
     
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  7. 3percent

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    The sticker is not even straight. How can a pharmaceutical company produce that?
     
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  8. pooley1810

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    Never seen a brand new car with a wonky number plate?
     
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  9. 3percent

    3percent Full Member

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    It's meant to look like this
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    I wouldn't be put off by a wonky label lol, if you've got it just try it I wouldn't even spend the money testing it unless you plan on buying an absolute shit load of it
     
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  12. pooley1810

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    I'm aware of what its supposed to look like
    That wasn't the point I was making
     
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  13. Mr mac

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    Yeah I know who Balkan are and I’ve got a load of their sust expired in 2017. I’m saying it’s a crap shoot. Unless your getting your test from boots the chemist then everything is going to be hit and miss.
     
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  14. darrenH

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    Without testing how will I know if this is deca and not cheap testosterone?
     
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  15. Sjundea

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    If you have this much doubt. Why did you buy it in the 1st place?
     
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