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by Bill in Burl
Wed May 27, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: 10 cents
Topic: 1968 siver dimes
Replies: 8
Views: 175

Re: 1968 siver dimes

And this was discussed on CCF quite a while ago:

https://www.coincommunity.com/forum/top ... hichpage=2
by Bill in Burl
Tue May 26, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: 10 cents
Topic: 1968 siver dimes
Replies: 8
Views: 175

Re: 1968 siver dimes

If you hold each of the coins 3" or so above a hard table and drop them, and see if they sound the same. Even .500 silver will have a nice little ring.
by Bill in Burl
Tue May 26, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: 10 cents
Topic: 1968 siver dimes
Replies: 8
Views: 175

Re: 1968 siver dimes

According to my reference book, Philly didn't strike any silver dimes .. only nickel. Both Philly and Ottawa struck nickel coins. Only Ottawa struck .500 silver coins. Phila coins have grooves with a square bottom and Ottawa coins have V-shaped bottoms. I think that you have 1 nickel coin and one 50...
by Bill in Burl
Sun May 24, 2020 11:21 am
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: Looking to buy Canadian coins pre 1960 all denoms
Replies: 7
Views: 287

Re: Looking to buy Canadian coins pre 1960 all denoms

Well, you answered me twice. I have no TPG'd coins on hand.
by Bill in Burl
Sat May 16, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: 5 cents
Topic: monnaie ou jeton
Replies: 3
Views: 181

Re: monnaie ou jeton

Go to this site.. it is this site in French (the way that it started) with much more traffic:

http://numicanada.com/

For those that don't speak French (like me), there is a French to English translation link.
by Bill in Burl
Thu May 14, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1966 Canada 1 cent - Thin planchette and other stuff
Replies: 4
Views: 199

Re: 1966 Canada 1 cent – Thin planchette and other stuff

Yes, I agree. Acid or coke. Also, don't believe much of the stuff by Regitko.
by Bill in Burl
Mon May 11, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1998 flaw planchet?
Replies: 2
Views: 207

Re: 1998 flaw planchet?

I'd say delamination
by Bill in Burl
Sun May 10, 2020 6:30 am
Forum: 5 cents
Topic: 1875 Canada Silver 5 cent with hole
Replies: 5
Views: 756

Re: 1875 Canada Silver 5 cent with hole

Just from the wear around the hole and inside it, shows that it was on a chain or something for years.
by Bill in Burl
Thu May 07, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1922 canada penny
Replies: 2
Views: 561

Re: 1922 canada penny

Need photos both sides, straight down and bigger. Can't see anything that small and coins mostly graded by the Obverse.
by Bill in Burl
Mon May 04, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: penny 1888/3 error
Replies: 3
Views: 895

Re: penny 1888/3 error

Hard to tell from the photo, but it could be a partially plugged die there. But there also looks like crud along the lower left loop, carrying into the upper loop on the lower left side. Heavily corroded.
by Bill in Burl
Wed Apr 29, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1962 Double 962
Replies: 2
Views: 577

Re: 1962 Double 962

I agree, not a D/C. You also have a clash.
by Bill in Burl
Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Coin Community Forums
Replies: 4
Views: 514

Re: Coin Community Forums

Yeah, me too. I thought that is/was my old Windows platform.
by Bill in Burl
Tue Apr 21, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: 10 cents
Topic: Wire Strike-Through's/ Two on one Dime/Newby
Replies: 6
Views: 584

Re: Wire Strike-Through's/ Two on one Dime/Newby

Don't send it in to grade. All you'll be doing is wasting money Just paying the cert fee plus shipping and you'll be spending maybe 10X times the value that they'd ever be worth.
by Bill in Burl
Mon Apr 20, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: 10 cents
Topic: Wire Strike-Through's/ Two on one Dime/Newby
Replies: 6
Views: 584

Re: Wire Strike-Through's/ Two on one Dime/Newby

Neat! Good eye!