ToughCOINS's Recent Activity

  1. ToughCOINS liked messydesk's post in the thread Took my Prime Number Set back a bit.

    I bought this for a few reasons: It's attractive, I happen to browse the SB auction at the right time, and 1483 is a prime number. The...

    1483bausche.jpg May 29, 2017 at 6:41 PM
  2. ToughCOINS replied to the thread Took my Prime Number Set back a bit.

    A set composed of coins dated with prime numbers . . . now, that's probably unique!

    May 29, 2017 at 6:41 PM
  3. ToughCOINS replied to the thread Quit Your Day Job to be a Coin Dealer?.

    Depends on one's perspective . . . not much from the gold buyer . . . plenty from the dentist.

    May 29, 2017 at 4:25 PM
  4. ToughCOINS liked Cascade's post in the thread Acetone Made Silver Ike worse.

    Cellophane packaging not PVC

    May 29, 2017 at 1:49 PM
  5. ToughCOINS replied to the thread What to buy?.

    Not knowing you, I'll give you the benefit of the doubt, and accept at face value that you are as skilled as you claim. Still, and I'm...

    May 29, 2017 at 1:10 PM
  6. ToughCOINS replied to the thread Let's see your newest acquisitions!.

    You made me laugh at myself Hugh . . . that's a perfect example of me me focusing only on the coin and almost completely ignoring the...

    May 29, 2017 at 7:48 AM
  7. ToughCOINS replied to the thread What to buy?.

    I hope you are not offended, but: Coins should not be viewed as an investment. Putting most everything you are worth into any single...

    May 28, 2017 at 6:08 PM
  8. ToughCOINS liked Cascade's post in the thread Let's see your newest acquisitions!.

    It's a $5 but I bet @jwitten would want that toner.

    May 28, 2017 at 2:13 PM
  9. ToughCOINS liked jwitten's post in the thread Let's see your newest acquisitions!.

    Funny you should say that. It is headed to me on Tuesday :)

    May 28, 2017 at 2:13 PM
  10. ToughCOINS replied to the thread Quit Your Day Job to be a Coin Dealer?.

    Shucks, a guy can dream, can't he?

    May 27, 2017 at 7:48 PM
  11. ToughCOINS liked Mike Thorne's post in the thread Quit Your Day Job to be a Coin Dealer?.

    I had a part-time mail order coin business for a decade in the late 70s/early 80s. It was a lot of fun and enabled me to write off several...

    May 27, 2017 at 3:12 PM
  12. ToughCOINS replied to the thread Fun assortment of mail today (toned, errors, etc).

    Nice job John . . . keep at it.

    May 27, 2017 at 2:58 PM
  13. ToughCOINS posted a new thread.

    WTS: Misc coins for sale

    One cleaned 1904-S Gold $20 Lib, graded AU55 Details by ANACS. The cleaning is most prominent in the field left of Miss Liberty's face. I...

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    Forum: For Sale

    May 27, 2017 at 12:53 PM
  14. ToughCOINS replied to the thread Cartwheel on Peace Dollar?.

    Yes, Peace Dollars exhibit cartwheel luster, similar to Morgans. The luster on yours is muted because the coin has been cleaned, as...

    May 27, 2017 at 12:16 PM
  15. ToughCOINS replied to the thread Quit Your Day Job to be a Coin Dealer?.

    You don't know the half of it . . . parting with some coins is like pulling one's own teeth (yes, I'm only imagining that)! By the same...

    May 27, 2017 at 10:33 AM