The sheets of fake money are then lightly coated with a varnish and then individually hand cut. As a new 50 banknote hits the streets this month money specialists say there are some simple ways to make sure the cash you receive is legitimate.
Get a coffee cup and fill it halfway up with hot water.
How to make counterfeit australian money step by step. Then pour this mixture into a shallow bowl or pan. To create a batch of 300 000 counterfeit notes usually takes. Finally the fake bills are sanded down with sandpaper.
The counterfeit bills then pass through a machine with rollers to give the bill a rough texture. Although counterfeits in australia have been kept relatively low they are becoming increasingly frequent and hard to detect even for expert eyes. The rba has begun developing and issuing a new style of australian banknote starting in 2016 with the release of a revamped five dollar note.
This article outlines the current situation in regards to counterfeiting and describes the rba s upcoming plans to fight them. This should leave you with a deep brown step 2 dip the pieces of printer paper into the water. It seems the reserve bank of australia for one is pretty confident that real physical money is sticking around for some time yet.
It also explains how to recognise counterfeits easily and with certainty. Hold a piece of paper above the dish. Step 1 mix water and coffee in a bowl or pan.
If don t want bright white paper for your bills then you can try to create a color closer to normal currency by dying it with coffee. Add in 3 tablespoons 44 4 ml of instant coffee and stir quickly. The security strip of the bill which can be seen when a real 100 bill is held up to a light is inserted into the fake bill using needles and glued with the use of a medical syringe.