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by altakid
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: 2 dollars
Topic: 2012 HMS Shannon Obverse
Replies: 3
Views: 64

Re: 2012 HMS Shannon Obverse

Thanks Troubadour
That's what I thought too, but can't figure out the rust. I think I will try a little alcohol on it.
by altakid
Fri Nov 27, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: 2 dollars
Topic: 2012 HMS Shannon Obverse
Replies: 3
Views: 64

2012 HMS Shannon Obverse

Has any one else run into this? It looks to me like the plating has rubbed off and it is starting to rust.
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by altakid
Fri Nov 27, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Ad interference on this site
Replies: 3
Views: 49

Re: Ad interference on this site

Check to ensure you have adblocking turned on in Internet options, I run windows 10 and Firefox and don't see any ads at all
by altakid
Wed Nov 11, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: 5 cents
Topic: 1943 Tombac
Replies: 5
Views: 194

Re: 1943 Tombac

Thanks for your opinions, you are both a great help to those of us learning.
by altakid
Sun Nov 08, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: 5 cents
Topic: 1943 Tombac
Replies: 5
Views: 194

1943 Tombac

Picked this up a while back thought it was probably post mint damage but looking at it closer today I noticed what appears to be a cud on the A. Any thoughts on what could cause this?
by altakid
Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Grading Help
Topic: 1948 50 cent Grading opinions
Replies: 2
Views: 291

Re: 1948 50 cent Grading opinions

Thanks Bill, that's about what I thought based on the images in the grading section.
by altakid
Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Grading Help
Topic: 1948 50 cent Grading opinions
Replies: 2
Views: 291

1948 50 cent Grading opinions

Pick this up the other day and was wondering what the experts think on condition and grade.
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by altakid
Sun Oct 25, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Unreal.....
Replies: 4
Views: 4505

Re: Unreal.....

I was curious so I checked out ebay. The 2009 Specimen set with the Blue Heron loonie, latest set sold for $60. Individual coins not including 1 cent which I couldn't find as sold for a total of $65.75 with the Blue Heron loonie selling for $43. My guess is that the only way to get these is from a s...
by altakid
Wed Sep 02, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Apps or Software to keep track of individual coins and sets
Replies: 4
Views: 1163

Re: Apps or Software to keep track of individual coins and sets

I would put a link to the pictures and store them on your drive, won't make the file quite as large.
by altakid
Tue Sep 01, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Apps or Software to keep track of individual coins and sets
Replies: 4
Views: 1163

Re: Apps or Software to keep track of individual coins and sets

I purchased a database program a few years back (Coin Organizer Deluxe), it is good for all your info and photos but is a lot of work. I have some coins entered but as troubadour says Microsoft Excel is easy to set up and can be modified down the road.
by altakid
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: How to submit replacement notes to the registry
Replies: 15
Views: 1901

Re: How to submit replacement notes to the registry

Picked these up on ebay a few years ago, not real high quality but fairly decent condition.
by altakid
Tue Jun 23, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: 1 dollar
Topic: 2004 First French Settlement Privy Available in Proof?
Replies: 2
Views: 476

Re: 2004 First French Settlement Privy Available in Proof?

Coins of Canada 2019 37th Ed. shows 2 coins in Collector Coins section, one with Fleur du Lis privy and says both coins are Proof but I have never seen one other than specimen.
by altakid
Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Canadian Banknotes
Topic: Grading
Replies: 3
Views: 774

Re: Grading

I sent a couple to BCS earlier this year, they are in Kitchener, On.
Quick return, great to deal with.
https://www.banknotecertification.com
by altakid
Thu May 28, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Pure Nickel Canadian 1$ Hockey Coin Any Info Apreciated.
Replies: 5
Views: 865

Re: Pure Nickel Canadian 1$ Hockey Coin Any Info Apreciated.

Coins of Canada 37th Edition 2019 Page 230 says 326 minted ( Coin & stick ) Issue price 24.95, Value 25
by altakid
Sun Nov 24, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1965 Error or Pointed
Replies: 3
Views: 3814

1965 Error or Pointed

Going through some 65 pennies and came across this one.
Any thoughts on the 5?