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by morganman
Sun Mar 13, 2022 2:57 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Vampicker
Replies: 20
Views: 2522

Re: Vampicker

:popcorn: :popcorn: IMHO The gold/yellow holders do not help coin pop & show off coin. I love the Blue holders and reholder small wht Anacs into them. Anacs needs to seriously look into making a color change and maybe a holder that you can see reeds better. Maybe JR can voice some of our opinions to...
by morganman
Sat Mar 12, 2022 9:26 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: For Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 543

Re: COINS FOR SALE @ GC SUNDAY MARCH 13, 2022

:popcorn: I am a longtime fan of 84 &
nowadays especially 84A
I totally kick myself as yrs ago
i sold a 84 65dmpl and have not
run across one since.

Your 64dmpl is a dandy
by morganman
Fri Mar 11, 2022 11:02 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: O/T Metals /Volatility/Bigger Picture
Replies: 14
Views: 1737

Re: O/T Metals /Volatility/Bigger Picture

:popcorn: John; Quite a few secondary metals like Aluminum,Nickel & a few high dollar ones like titanium, are all experiencing supply shortages with prices ballistic. So with that said, heres a non typical market occurance. Crude Oil= Wed drops 11% or $16.00 barrel. Thats $16,000 per contract on the...
by morganman
Thu Mar 10, 2022 4:02 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: O/T Metals /Volatility/Bigger Picture
Replies: 14
Views: 1737

O/T Metals /Volatility/Bigger Picture

:popcorn: Boy what a total mess, as commodity mkts are experiencing unprecidented highs & natrually Volatility. The big boys; ie: Super funds-Central Banks Insurance Conglomerates are taking advantage of these wide swing markets/volatility, to enter and exit mkts speculating as always, buying then e...
by morganman
Tue Mar 08, 2022 8:09 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Old holder madness at Heritage
Replies: 15
Views: 1675

Re: Old holder madness at Heritage

:popcorn: It is wierd times with a ton of cash money rolling around from stock wins etc I love selling into these crazy escalated $$$ Well i am sure laughing to bank on coins like these along with super rainbo toners bringing crazy money. Nice to be me right now. LOL Buyers IMHO are bound to lose th...
by morganman
Sun Mar 06, 2022 12:12 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1879-S VAM-1J/37 hybrid
Replies: 5
Views: 751

Re: 1879-S VAM-1J/37 hybrid

:popcorn: So all inclusive i am hooked on clashing, die cracks, & major polish lines like on many mirrored surface 1878 S dandies. Polish lines help us pick out superior quality examples fast withot having to look deeper. All three (3) above combined make for easier determination of superior quality...
by morganman
Sun Mar 06, 2022 3:40 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Famous 1882 o/s T-100 Most grades Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 556

Famous 1882 o/s T-100 Most grades Sale

:popcorn: Ultra Rare Early Die Series (EDS) ICG- au55 v4 EDS $3800 new ssdc val $4500 Anacs yellow au55 det $ 2600 oregon coll cleaned Super Rare any grade- Top 100 Vams 3 & 5 EDS- XF-au58 Old wht small Anacs PM for prices ____________________________________ Latter die series LDS Vams 3, 4 & 5 PCGS...
by morganman
Sat Mar 05, 2022 4:16 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Pickin auction sites 2021 results sharing
Replies: 10
Views: 1399

Pickin auction sites 2021 results sharing

:popcorn: Every year i track my equity from yearly auction pickins. I try and use conservative values that a coin will actually sell for, not some retail or pie in sky unrealistic value. I take this serious like vammer members here love their picks and rarity acquisitions. This is the fun part of Nu...
by morganman
Thu Mar 03, 2022 7:19 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Scarce 1878 R79 VAMs on HA.. (ended)
Replies: 7
Views: 920

Re: Scarce 1878 R79 VAMs on HA.. (ended)

:popcorn: Super popular the last couple yrs
I have never collected these and have no
clue as to about them
by morganman
Thu Mar 03, 2022 3:40 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1888-S VAM-3a1 off eBay
Replies: 31
Views: 3537

Re: 1888-S VAM-3a1 off eBay

:popcorn: Clashers simply dont get much better,and this is what i absolutely love within our vam collecting community. members providing info & examples that help keep the brain alive & well LOL Congrads big time
by morganman
Tue Mar 01, 2022 5:30 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: a nice little 'pick
Replies: 11
Views: 1273

Re: a nice little 'pick

:popcorn: I love it- Congrads- This is what its all about A sneaker in the weeds LOL Now find a cheaper place to live-sell- pocket a big bag of cash and de compress LOL IMHO only OR Pick a stellar rare 1 mil coin for cheap LOL Be healthy/happy San Diego
by morganman
Mon Feb 28, 2022 4:09 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1881 S 54b Wounded and cleaned eagle
Replies: 11
Views: 1376

Re: 1881 S 54b Wounded and cleaned eagle

:popcorn: 54B has been totally elusive to me so far
Great pick/congrads
by morganman
Sat Feb 26, 2022 8:20 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Pcgs vams sold
Replies: 24
Views: 3374

Re: Pcgs vams sold

:popcorn: Over the yrs i have develop my own opinions how vams went ballistic for good or bad I did not mean to infer anything negative whatsoever about Lloyd. Sorry if my writing portrayed that. I do stay with my opinions that vams got over hyped various ways, especially a fews marketing/buying/sel...
by morganman
Fri Feb 25, 2022 2:44 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Pcgs vams sold
Replies: 24
Views: 3374

Re: Pcgs vams sold

:popcorn: A very few members/collectors achieve such collections. Each tends to create their own pocket niche or niches within vamming etc A select handful or 2 have enough time or money to propel to these collection heights as Larry has achieved. The determination and comittment is astounding. The ...
by morganman
Sun Feb 20, 2022 11:59 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Roll Call
Replies: 10
Views: 1340

Re: Roll Call

:popcorn: Flew in Fri & couldnt get out fast enough-to many folks in tight space for me Sold a bunch of ms66/67 Morgans and quite a few 65dmpl commons all PCGS/NGC Ate at casino in palm springs and flew back to Oregon Called my Calif dealer before boarding and bought more gold 32.15 oz bars- kilo Gr...
by morganman
Sun Feb 20, 2022 10:38 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1921 Morgan with missing star
Replies: 7
Views: 1006

Re: 1921 Morgan with missing star

:popcorn: Super typical the 21 series portrays laminations & better yet struck thru of various debris, wire, wood and mostly Grease from dies. grease struck thrus can vary from minor to major with entire numerals and letters partially/entirely missing I have some 5000 various examples as i loved col...
by morganman
Fri Feb 11, 2022 11:20 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Dents in coins
Replies: 13
Views: 1513

Re: Dents in coins

:popcorn: My take; I always like to Anacs slab better date lower grade & detail Morgans, because you then know grade/ problems etc If you hate the outcome, simply break em out to raw again At least still assigns a details grade to a coin so you get some sense of numerical scale & can research real v...
by morganman
Fri Feb 04, 2022 6:06 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Unicorns Are Real!
Replies: 16
Views: 2106

Re: Unicorns Are Real!

:popcorn: fantastic- I had no clue like many other neat vams This is the neat part= When you think you know something about various vams/think again as only a total sponge could keep up,which really makes vamming super special
by morganman
Sat Jan 22, 2022 3:57 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Coin Sellers Beware
Replies: 11
Views: 2048

Re: Coin Sellers Beware

:popcorn: The bad news; $600 annual sales or more will receive a 1099 or equal which sets up sales reporting profits/loss Consider this; States with no sales tax like oregon, have a huge advantage over states sellers that have to charge the going tax rate. A $1000 coin sale at say 8% sale tax is $80...
by morganman
Sun Jan 16, 2022 4:45 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Coin Sellers Beware
Replies: 11
Views: 2048

Coin Sellers Beware

:popcorn: So now Fleabay will document sales of $600 & over & send out statement therof like 1099 ? So the poor seller gets hit with e bay/pay pal fees plus Tax consequences. Be aware and check your alternatives and actual issues before selling lots of dollars of coins Im not real up on all this but...