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by blh74
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:10 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1923 S Mint Mark
Replies: 11
Views: 2362

Re: 1923 S Mint Mark

Interesting article
by blh74
Fri Dec 14, 2018 1:51 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1923 S Mint Mark
Replies: 11
Views: 2362

Re: 1923 S Mint Mark

Can someone explain trail dies? This looks like worn dies and worn coin.
by blh74
Thu Dec 13, 2018 1:20 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: "Sort By Raritity/Interest"
Replies: 18
Views: 3072

Re: "Sort By Raritity/Interest"

Yes I agree with vampicker. It truly is the experience factor. On my first discovery coin I asked Mhomei to help. I did not even know how to scan the letter and pictures! We talked on the phone as he led me through how to do it. I got a good laugh when he congratulated me on my first discovery and s...
by blh74
Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: "Sort By Raritity/Interest"
Replies: 18
Views: 3072

Re: "Sort By Raritity/Interest"

My experience is with a 1890 CC I sent to LVA in 2015. I sent it to him two times! First time he said VAM 8 I-2 R-3. Second time he said WOW! it is a VAM 13 (revised) I-5 R-6. He really liked the coin and wrote an article for the VAM-e and The View.
by blh74
Mon Dec 10, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Look what eye-candy will be at FUN...
Replies: 3
Views: 990

Re: Look what eye-candy will be at FUN...

Thanks for sharing.
by blh74
Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:29 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Now Accepting 2019 Calendar Orders
Replies: 17
Views: 3237

Re: Now Accepting 2019 Calendar Orders

I just got mine. The medal from Italy is hard not to look at and wonder. 1865 WOW. That`s worth a million. Thanks
Brian
by blh74
Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:53 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: O/T KINDA Collecting/Investing
Replies: 5
Views: 1322

Re: O/T KINDA Collecting/Investing

Good advice. Thanks.
by blh74
Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Potential new contemporary counterfeit Morgan Dollars - requesting advice
Replies: 22
Views: 4344

Re: Potential new contemporary counterfeit Morgan Dollars - requesting advice

I agree with Kenny. The date looks Chinese! I give credit to our American guys. Their coins went undetected for a long time.
by blh74
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:17 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: VAM Pages
Replies: 48
Views: 8742

Re: VAM Pages

I like that layout. Makes it easy. Forget my vote.
by blh74
Thu Nov 29, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Gunk Removal Advice (using acetone)
Replies: 21
Views: 3726

Re: Gunk Removal Advice (using acetone)

I have used "sudsy" ammonia on silver to remove "stuff". Also do not use acetone in plastic. It melts!
by blh74
Mon Nov 26, 2018 1:58 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Forfa rotation tool
Replies: 1
Views: 676

Forfa rotation tool

Are they still available for sale?
by blh74
Mon Nov 26, 2018 1:20 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 89 o 1a1 question
Replies: 2
Views: 748

Re: 89 o 1a1 question

That`s a good one!
by blh74
Mon Nov 26, 2018 1:07 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1889-O/O(?) VAM-8 With DDO + DDR... Partial E... Neck/Hair Transfer...
Replies: 30
Views: 4671

Re: 1889-O/O(?) VAM-8 With DDO + DDR... Partial E... Neck/Hair Transfer...

Listen, if it is not an uncirculated coin, you will never learn how to VAM.
by blh74
Mon Nov 26, 2018 12:48 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Pre-Valentine's Day Sale
Replies: 10
Views: 2472

Re: 03-S Micro, a couple 78s

The 78`s don`t seem to match the description?
by blh74
Sun Nov 25, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: BACK FROM LVA - New 1879P VAM 102 AND 102A
Replies: 11
Views: 2651

Re: BACK FROM LVA - New 1879P VAM 102 AND 102A

Great Discovery Coin. I also got a two-fer discovery last year. I like your idea about the die chips! I kinda doubt it though.
by blh74
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:37 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Walt's 1886-P
Replies: 27
Views: 4205

Re: Walt's 1886-P

On some years the near, far, and very far varies. Read that in the encyclopedia.
by blh74
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:25 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: My best Bird Find yet! (8TF) VAM 14.8 -Rarity?
Replies: 26
Views: 4802

Re: My best Bird Find yet! (8TF)

Looks like a keeper to me.