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by dave700x
Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Leroy Update
Replies: 23
Views: 679

Re: Leroy Update

I like that 1893 form the Charlotte mint! :lol:
by dave700x
Sat Feb 20, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: OT ICE STORM
Replies: 11
Views: 279

Re: OT ICE STORM

I went though a 40 lb. bag of bird seed this week (5 days), this would normally last 2 weeks. Did you use it as a topping for snow cones, or grind it into flour for biscuits? What did you put out for the birds? I ended up with well over 100 birds as compared to the normal 2 dozenish. My back yard l...
by dave700x
Fri Feb 19, 2021 11:54 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: OT ICE STORM
Replies: 11
Views: 279

Re: OT ICE STORM

I went though a 40 lb. bag of bird seed this week (5 days), this would normally last 2 weeks.
by dave700x
Fri Feb 05, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Six Stolen 1878s
Replies: 20
Views: 480

Re: Six Stolen 1878s

This is terrible news. I too have ended my on-line coin purchases for the very same reason. Too many sticky fingers in the USPS system. :x
by dave700x
Tue Feb 02, 2021 2:03 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: who am I?(New VAM 67 & 67A!)
Replies: 34
Views: 1345

Re: who am I?(I got nothin')

Congratulations Kenny! Looks like a front runner for, well, you know what.... 8-)
by dave700x
Sun Jan 31, 2021 1:00 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Another Slot in my Broken Mintmark Set Filled
Replies: 3
Views: 123

Re: Another Slot in my Broken Mintmark Set Filled

Nice one! I landed one a few years ago that's not nearly as nice as this one. Congrats! 8-)
by dave700x
Thu Jan 28, 2021 2:06 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Sometimes you have to limbo and go low
Replies: 7
Views: 261

Re: Sometimes you have to limbo and go low

Dumpster diving on the bay can be rewarding.... 8-)

Congrats!!!!!
by dave700x
Tue Jan 26, 2021 1:57 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Another USPS adventure...
Replies: 21
Views: 667

Re: Another USPS adventure...

I had one do the same thing except it was scanned as delivered on the same day it landed in a similar zip code 50 miles away. It did deliver about a week later, Lots of bitten nails on the floor.....
by dave700x
Sun Jan 24, 2021 1:20 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Tampered dies.
Replies: 12
Views: 354

Re: Tampered dies.

but as you well understand it destroys all uniformity of coinage
How boring our hobby would be if this did not happen... :lol:
by dave700x
Wed Jan 20, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Stupid Questions from the new guy!
Replies: 18
Views: 555

Re: Stupid Questions from the new guy!

What Kenny said Kaleb, welcome to the crazy train. Those crown sized US coins will never look the same after entering this site.. VAMming is the perfect reason (excuse) to hoard Morgan and yes even Peace Dollars. :D
by dave700x
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:17 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: RMG1883CC
Replies: 28
Views: 1154

Re: RMG1883CC

Great post Loren. I never knew Ron personally but now I think I know him thanks to you. My prayers and condolences go out to his family and friends.
by dave700x
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:08 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: OT
Replies: 18
Views: 641

Re: OT

I blame it all, yes everything, on continental drift...
by dave700x
Sat Jan 02, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 2020.... year in review
Replies: 15
Views: 917

Re: 2020.... year in review

I have to say I'm always impressed with everyone's picks. 8-)

The best pick of the year for me was an 1888 VAM-15A.
viewtopic.php?f=4&t=4033&p=38803#p38803
by dave700x
Sat Dec 05, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: OT - A little flashback
Replies: 6
Views: 473

Re: OT - A little flashback

People call them buggies where I currently reside and my local Krogers is always replacing wheels... :o
by dave700x
Sun Nov 29, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: My Turkey Week Pick
Replies: 11
Views: 644

Re: My Turkey Week Pick

Nice MS example! Not an easy find for 1C2! 8-)

My guess is 62 btw..
by dave700x
Sat Nov 28, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 2021 dollars
Replies: 11
Views: 743

Re: 2021 dollars

CascadeChris wrote:
Tue Nov 24, 2020 7:08 pm
I'm not holding my breath for the US Mint 2021 dollars to be anything more than.. meh.

OTOH tho, I bet @dcarr is gonna rock it hard 😎
The Moonlight Mint would be my goto... 8-)
by dave700x
Sat Nov 07, 2020 1:30 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Back from El Desko de Messo...
Replies: 10
Views: 670

Re: Back from El Desko de Messo...

Yeah, nice group! 8-)
by dave700x
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1889-P VAM-23A Grade is in
Replies: 40
Views: 2085

Re: 1889-P VAM-23A Grade is in

Very nice! 8-)
by dave700x
Wed Oct 21, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888 P VAM 15A/ 39A
Replies: 7
Views: 704

Re: 1888 P VAM 15A/ 39A

Could be a line on the 6th tail feather.
1888 P REV5.jpg
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by dave700x
Wed Oct 21, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888 P VAM 15A/ 39A
Replies: 7
Views: 704

Re: 1888 P VAM 15A/ 39A

Very nice example Roger. I still haven't decided what to call mine. It does not appear to have the line in the last 8 and does appear to have the doubled ear so I have it cataloged as V15A/ 39A at the moment. :?