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by henrysmedford
Mon Dec 21, 2015 9:49 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Coins made into rings.
Replies: 5
Views: 9261

Coins made into rings.

I saw this on a coin site and thought I would share. https://img1.etsystatic.com/000/0/5659229/il_570xN.281874775.jpg

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by henrysmedford
Sun Dec 28, 2014 12:23 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: How does one tree if a 1964 nickel is a PL or a SP.
Replies: 1
Views: 3808

How does one tree if a 1964 nickel is a PL or a SP.

I bought a a 1964 nickel at the coin shop out of the bin that is proof like how does one tee is it is a PL or a SP. The coin shop is in the US and they sell all non silver at a .8 of face and I have seen them break set to get silver outand sell the copper and nickel coin at less than face.
by henrysmedford
Fri Dec 19, 2014 7:43 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Any updates on canadiancoppercoins website.
Replies: 1
Views: 7274

Any updates on canadiancoppercoins website.

Any updates on canadiancoppercoins website. The spammers got a hold of it and it now looks like the site is down. I miss the info there.
by henrysmedford
Mon Dec 08, 2014 9:13 am
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: Error Coin or man made? Hollow Edge of 1941 Canadian Penny
Replies: 6
Views: 5388

Re: Error Coin or man made? Hollow Edge of 1941 Canadian Pen

I Emailed Mike Diamond past president of CONECA and got this back.



It certainly didn't leave the mint looking that way.

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by henrysmedford
Fri Oct 17, 2014 11:22 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: What a joke!
Replies: 2
Views: 8476

Re: What a joke!

The listing stats 1895. :lol:
by henrysmedford
Mon Oct 13, 2014 9:54 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: "We Win When We Work Willingly"
Replies: 3
Views: 5854

Re: "We Win When We Work Willingly"

My wife told me that the boys in class loved the V nickels and now 13 young man in the US now know more about Canada and coins than most do.

ImageIMG_9482 by henrysmedford, on Flickr
by henrysmedford
Mon Oct 13, 2014 9:52 pm
Forum: 2 dollars
Topic: 2012 Twoonie
Replies: 3
Views: 8571

Re: 2012 Twoonie

I think it is the cheep metal the mint uses now. I have a few that look off also.They changed in 2012 From the mint-- 1996 - 2012 Composition: outer ring 99% nickel, inner core 92% copper, 6% aluminum, 2% nickel Weight (g): 7.3 Diameter (mm): 28 Thickness (mm): 1.8 2012 - present Composition: outer ...
by henrysmedford
Wed Oct 08, 2014 3:29 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: "We Win When We Work Willingly"
Replies: 3
Views: 5854

Re: "We Win When We Work Willingly"

castor wrote:Hello henrysmedford

In addition to the coin you're going to give them, why not also give them a paper copy of explanations Morse code which you will find a copy here.

NOTE: This is only a suggestion

http://www.numicanada.com/pieces-de-mon ... 945&id=398

Thanks My wife did and likes that is is in French.
by henrysmedford
Tue Oct 07, 2014 9:57 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: "We Win When We Work Willingly"
Replies: 3
Views: 5854

"We Win When We Work Willingly"

My wife was telling me that this coming Monday at my youngest son home school co-op they are studying Morse code. I told her about the Canadian V nickels and how the rims have in Morse code stating "We Win When We Work Willingly" also it is the only coin that has Latin , English and Morse ...
by henrysmedford
Sun Oct 05, 2014 9:48 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Missing seeing new posts.
Replies: 4
Views: 8429

Missing seeing new posts.

Any thing new. No new post for some time.
by henrysmedford
Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:25 am
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: coins for sell
Replies: 1
Views: 7058

Re: coins for sell

You might join http://realcent.org they are quite active on the buy/sell.
by henrysmedford
Sat Sep 13, 2014 7:11 am
Forum: Conservation and Classification
Topic: Hans Zoell book
Replies: 8
Views: 10019

Re: Hans Zoell book

There is a
Canada Major Coin Varieties Including Newfoundland (Third Edition - Part One, 1964-1965)

here for sale here. -- http://www.abebooks.com/servlet/SearchR ... oell&sts=t
by henrysmedford
Wed Sep 10, 2014 10:59 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Welcome BACK!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 12103

Re: Welcome BACK!!!

Glad to see it back.