cplradar's Recent Activity

  1. cplradar liked Seascape's post in the thread 1845 Chile 2 Reales.

    I've been so busy at work that I haven't been able to post any new pick ups... but here's one I am super stoked about. I don't see alot...

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  2. cplradar posted a new thread.

    Isreali Commeratives!

    In its short history as a free nation, Israel has produced an astonishing number of really exciting commerative coins. Post your...

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    Forum: World Coins

    Apr 10, 2021 at 4:06 AM
  3. cplradar liked Skippy Topaz's post in the thread Another HARCO Horror Story.

    Today’s tale is “Another HARCO Horror Story!!” So, I dug out my old coin albums that have been in storage for about 40 or more years...

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  4. cplradar liked beaver96's post in the thread Fridays coin purchase.

    Here is this weeks coin purchase. No silver, but I think I did ok. I paid $90 for the lot. A good starter set to upgrade from, or maybe...

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  5. cplradar replied to the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    who is best for ancients? And what drives PCGS's market value?

    Apr 9, 2021 at 5:35 PM
  6. cplradar replied to the thread Identifying ancient Judian Putah.

    https://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/1308-alphabet-the-hebrew

    Apr 9, 2021 at 5:07 PM
  7. cplradar liked Randy Abercrombie's post in the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    Nothing at all wrong with using ANACS. I have sent them several of my better coins that they graded fairly.

    Apr 9, 2021 at 4:20 PM
  8. cplradar liked Omegaraptor's post in the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    ANACS is generally seen as the "second tier" to PCGS and NGC. Where ANACS shines is variety attribution. ANACS will attribute virtually...

    Apr 9, 2021 at 4:20 PM
  9. cplradar liked mrweaseluv's post in the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    long story short... PCGS-highest resale premium-shortest list of varities and non uscoins... NGC good resale premium, cover most well...

    Apr 9, 2021 at 4:19 PM
  10. cplradar liked fretboard's post in the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    I have as well, and I've been very pleased with their grades given to my coins!! Not only that, they are the oldest ANA affiliated...

    Apr 9, 2021 at 4:19 PM
  11. cplradar liked tibor's post in the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    I sent ANACS several coins, (VAM'S), a couple of years ago. I pre screened the VAM variety on which they agreed, and very pleased with...

    Apr 9, 2021 at 4:19 PM
  12. cplradar liked Lehigh96's post in the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    I prefer NGC with PCGS second, but right now, they are both on my list. For the most value at resale and liquidity, use PCGS.

    Apr 9, 2021 at 4:18 PM
  13. cplradar liked Conder101's post in the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    Nothing wrong with ANACS, just that a coin graded at a given grade in an ANACS slab will sell for less than the exact same coin at the...

    Apr 9, 2021 at 4:18 PM
  14. cplradar liked Mountain Man's post in the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    I see ANACS used more for authentication than just grading but wouldn't shy away from buying a coin in their holder. Buy the coin, not...

    Apr 9, 2021 at 4:18 PM
  15. cplradar liked AuldFartte's post in the thread Preferred Grading Company.

    I have yet to submit any coins to TPGs, but if I did I would prefer PCGS or NGC. Now, I have purchased coins slabbed by PCGS, NGC, and...

    Apr 9, 2021 at 4:18 PM