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Can anyone recommend a place/person to get kosher tefillin? I heard about the fraud with scrolls.

There is no sofer or judaica store near me.

Please include information about why you recommend the source that you do.

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Do you mean to have shipped to you, then? –  Seth J Jun 15 '12 at 2:44
I don't know what the "the fraud" reference is, but should this be tagged current-events? –  msh210 Jun 15 '12 at 3:35
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I have friends that have used http://www.hasofer.com/ satisfactorily.

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I have to throw in my link as well MezuzahStore.com. I mainly recommend it because I own it and therefore can vouch for the quality of the Tefillin ;)

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While an Advertisement is technically a reason for a Spam Flag around here, +1 for being the best sourced answer here :) –  Double AA Jul 5 '12 at 4:47

How about stam.net? My understanding is that R' Askotzky is a highly respected sofer.

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I use Oraita (http://www.mysofer.com) for all of my tefillin/mezuzos needs. They don't list tefillin scrolls on their website (just complete tefillin), but they probably would sell them separately if asked.

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I believe everything at http://www.tefillin.biz/ is certified mishmert stam. it's an israeli company.

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R' Melech Michaels (mezuzadepot.com) is a close talmid of R' Avram Tzvi HaLevi Wosner, who is the leading authority for the Vaad Mishmereth Stam in the US.

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