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by morganman
Wed Jul 08, 2020 11:19 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: NEW/NEWER MEMBERS
Replies: 9
Views: 458

NEW/NEWER MEMBERS

So the last ew months i have noticed quite a few new members, or ones i have not seen posting or answering here on VW2. Sure nice to see this as Morgan dollar collecting is truly fantastic if one gets dedicated and learns to dollar cost average purchases over several yrs, especially in yrs that are ...
by morganman
Mon Jul 06, 2020 1:39 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: O/T E BAY SELLER FEES
Replies: 10
Views: 202

O/T E BAY SELLER FEES

What a rip off- Between flea bay and PP the fees add to 20-22 % Guess their learning from the old heritage auctions at 20% At least heritage works at selling and does negociate on larger deals This coin deal is a mess,with rough mkt and designed to steal collectors /coin owners hard earned cash, by ...
by morganman
Sun Jul 05, 2020 4:20 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: pacificwr 1894 S purchase
Replies: 3
Views: 150

Re: pacificwr 1894 S purchase

Not my coin--- its member pacificwr -see main discussion board under his post
by morganman
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:31 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: pacificwr 1894 S purchase
Replies: 3
Views: 150

pacificwr 1894 S purchase

A terriffic coin to own & a stellar grade/example As he posted on dIscussin board his great find, i figured to take it a bit further here BST I use Numismedia.com for retail pricing and simply deduct 20% for PCGS & 30% NGC for Whsle.as i hate the dealer subscription Grey sheet etc Numismedia values ...
by morganman
Sun Jun 28, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1878 7/8TF newbie needs help with first vam
Replies: 12
Views: 130

Re: 1878 7/8TF newbie needs help with first vam

The vam 38 has a lot going on and many easy PUP'S pick up points to reference As vams go this 7/8 TF is referred to "As common a snot" but even as prices dropped the last 5 yrs, collectors really kept buying this one at a nice premium. I sold a vam 38 ms63DMPL about a yr ago - Interesting how some p...
by morganman
Thu Jun 25, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Is there a 21-P expert in the house?
Replies: 10
Views: 177

Re: Is there a 21-P expert in the house?

Expert at 21 ??? LOL Answer= probally a few but Dennis H The 21 nut LOL
And many Kudos to him for taking on such a crazy undertaking !!!
by morganman
Tue Jun 23, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: HA Shipping Delay
Replies: 7
Views: 167

Re: HA Shipping Delay

Jim Stoutsjdyk is my go to Guy/Buyer at heritage - 30 + yrs there

He lives very
to the old office and says the virus there is absolutely terrible

Dallas & FT Worth are as one huge city with everyone nestled like bees (not good)
by morganman
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: PayPal changes for gold sales...
Replies: 7
Views: 162

Re: PayPal changes for gold sales...

Both Fleabay & PP have made periodic changes that pretty much try to protect Buyers, while leaving sellers in cold and more screwed than before. 30 day returns on coins is totally crazy & 15 days to long as well. Yet, E bay allows scoundrel large sellers to continue to fleece buyers - one such large...
by morganman
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: PayPal changes for gold sales...
Replies: 7
Views: 162

Re: PayPal changes for gold sales...

Both
by morganman
Mon Jun 22, 2020 4:03 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 82 O/S
Replies: 5
Views: 152

Re: 82 O/S

Vam 3 o/s bold= Yeah, obverse pretty rough & rev much better My PUP for this one with pics is diagonal metal through D hair void OBV = SEE VW vam 3 Both vam 3 & 4 are attrib by PCGS as strong but NGC & Anacs do it right by attrib as v3 & 4 Vam 5 is o/s broken & called weak by Pcgs From the o/s king ...
by morganman
Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: is leroy available to play with coins yet?
Replies: 43
Views: 947

Re: is leroy available to play with coins yet?

May GOD BLESS LVA & MARILYN

Very darn difficult time for them

Darn it - Let's forget about gettin old & stay vammin like crazy

Scott
by morganman
Mon Jun 15, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Early Typewriter at the Mint
Replies: 14
Views: 196

Re: 1888-S Morgan Dollar Die Study

JB; Typewriter 1st at mint??? Fantastic Question/Topic
The handwritten letters are so cool but many are damm hard to read.
Typewriter thing a huge deal 122 + yrs ago
Thanks Roger for all your posts on letters etc
Being a history nut, all this stuff is super cool
by morganman
Mon Jun 15, 2020 2:11 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Price GUIDE Update
Replies: 15
Views: 418

Re: Price GUIDE Update

ASH HARRISON; = A great person who has always been here to help and knows more about Coins than most of us could imagine I remember yesteryears when ASH was struggling just to survive in a tough industry. His tenacity and good will have promoted his success both here and his BM store. May god bless ...
by morganman
Sun Jun 14, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Any collection buyers out there?
Replies: 13
Views: 475

Re: Any collection buyers out there?

Nice to see you selling as well !!
by morganman
Sun Jun 14, 2020 7:13 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1887 VAM 19A STAGE 7?
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: 1887 VAM 19A STAGE 7?

Quite amazing how Die studies / especially Sub Varieties have become the Focal point of many of our current varieties. As members had more time on hand and specialized in a particular date, great strides were gained determining LDS,MDS, EDS and etc. Folks like Russ James & clashed E progressions hel...
by morganman
Sat Jun 13, 2020 3:13 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: VW coinpictures
Replies: 9
Views: 310

VW coinpictures

I decided to go look again and try to figure how to do pics I have e bay site with worst pics i ever saw- flatbed lousy scanner Total picture illerate- tech dinosaur-- really So for the umteenth time i simply have no idea and so frustrated- I want to throw computer through window So im done and will...
by morganman
Fri Jun 12, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: is leroy available to play with coins yet?
Replies: 43
Views: 947

Re: is leroy available to play with coins yet?

Thanks JB; Calm is the right word, as positive strokes help make informed good decisions We all know this is a pretty delicate touchy issue, and utmost respect a priority. IMHO= In this tougher mkt - I honestly believe vams need more exposure, and a think tank of sorts created. Honestly, Vams are in...
by morganman
Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: is leroy available to play with coins yet?
Replies: 43
Views: 947

Re: is leroy available to play with coins yet?

It would seem that a few members here mis interpret my post intentions, thinking i am not a fan of current vam system or LVA, Make no mistake about it; I love the Vam setup here and LVA is the nicest most knowledgeable and were honored to have such a gracious gentle giant within our community That s...
by morganman
Fri Jun 12, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: The ever interesting O/CC VAM 8 progression
Replies: 3
Views: 148

Re: The ever interesting O/CC VAM 8 progression

Good to see you post here ASH. Long time no hear!!!!!!!!
by morganman
Thu Jun 11, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: is leroy available to play with coins yet?
Replies: 43
Views: 947

Re: is leroy available to play with coins yet?

For yrs now i have spoken out about having one person controlling any business or venture, withot some help or backup. Here its all pretty hush hush, we dont talk of these things as LVA Makes all decisions. Bullshit, he most likely needs help and the SSDC is sleeping i think If the membership wants ...