Sticker-ups

Discussion in 'Business Discussion & Reviews' started by Benihaus, Mar 20, 2012.

  1. Benihaus

    Benihaus
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    saw these guys come across on my facebook page, pretty cool firearm decals. Check out their FB page and like it! they are pretty close to distribution and sales.
    https://www.facebook.com/stickerups
     
  2. jbett98

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    "Here be guns" follow me home.
     
  3. Redcap

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    Exactly.
     
  4. Benihaus

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    lol and a big *** elk or ducks unlimited doesnt?
     
  5. Redcap

    Redcap
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    Oh no, they advertise just as badly.
     
  6. Benihaus

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    or hey how about an NRA sticker proudly displayed? why crush someones idea when you either have or are very close friends with someone that has something similar in concept
     
  7. krkruse

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    I dont really see how this is an advertisement for " come and steal my suff" any more than driving a nice car is.
     
  8. Benihaus

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    well then for the rest of the world, they look cool and thats what stickers are for... so enjoy!
     
  9. Glackowitz

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    I think those are called steal me stickers....they just say.."Look what I have..come and get it"

    although thaere may be a chance of death invloved breaking into a gun owners home...:paranoid:

    I think they are kinda cool, wouldnt put one on my car but maybe on the tool box or safe
     
  10. Benihaus

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    The Barret I got will look great on my safe!~
     
  11. bmgm37

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    Their FB page says they copyrighted 15 designs already. My question is how can you copyright the silhouette of something?
     
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  12. Benihaus

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    Huh.. i would assume that they copyrighted a specific size and color of that silhouette.
    but idk, thats an ineresting question
     
  13. goldman3417

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    Greetings to all - seeing how we have received such a push from the NWFA community on our facebook page, we here at Sticker-Ups.com have decided to join the discussion - - - though we may not be able to respond to everything, and we are extremely new to the whole, blog-thread-post thing . . .
    Bottomline - we came up with the idea driving to deer-camp after seeing so many stick-figures on the back window of vehicles. At the time, our "family" was in the cab: a 300 Winchester, a Mossberg 12 gauge pump, and a snub-nose 38. As those of you who chase whitetail know, we had a lot of time to think in the tree-stand. It snowballed from there. Yes, they were thought up as a decals for the vehicles. However, we have had a number of people tell us they will go on their ATV, stables, back-door of the house, etc. we are merely making them available and showcasing them in the arena we envisioned them in. All-in-all, it was an idea enabling us to start a business in today's economy in a field near and dear to our hearts - hunting-shooting (which for us here at sticker-ups means time with family and friends in the woods).
    As for the copyright: yes, you can copyright a silhouette. We spoke to our patent and copyright attorney and the advice was to copyright each gun as a 2D object (like a painting) - the actual gun itself is 3D. Honestly, if someone is gonna steal it, they will steal it. We are mainly doing the copyrights to protect us if someone claimed we had a 2D object identical to theirs. Our lawyer put it this way, "It's a big world, take the legal steps to be protected."
    Seriously ya'll, thanks for the chatter on this and if you are so inclined, please tell others to like us on the website, Sticker-Ups.com and click the facebook link - we are close to launching and continue to entertain any and all gun suggestions thrown our way. Again - Thank you.
    NWFA is awesome!
     
  14. MrNiceGuy

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    That's pretty cool IMHO.

    I dont think i'd put any on my car, but I'm big on stickers and always have a place to put one. You should see my laptop :cool:


    I dont do facebook but i'll keep checking the website.
     
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  15. Joe Link

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    I've known JT personally for a while now, great guy. This is exactly how we get new firearm products released to the public, a guy with an idea and the drive to make it a reality. Their site goes live May 1st, check it out and let them know what you think. I personally have a few of my own 'family members' displayed on our Z4. I know some of you are leery about putting these things on vehicles, but don't limit yourself to that. I have one on the cover of my laptop :)

    stickerups.jpg

    stickerups.jpg
     
  16. goldman3417

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    Hey Joe - thanks for the post. And hello, NWFA community. We wanted to let all of you know, Sticker-Ups.com is officially up and running. Thanks for all the support you have given us thus far . . . now, y'all come and get ya some.
     

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