Discussion in 'Coin Chat' started by James R, Oct 22, 2019.
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The only thing I can think of is did you calibrate your scale? How much does a US Nickel weigh on it?
Yes. To me it's within weight tolerance.
Let me tag @Pete Apple
I agree with you on this but any heavier and I would start wondering myself.
I found this interesting when I was researching coin tolerances though.
That's a XRF Analyzer. Expensive procedure. Waste of time.. But let us know the results ASAP.
That being said, I'm a big fan of the 14th century philosopher William of Ockham. He once said, "the simplest explanation is usually the correct explanation". Assuming your scale is calibrated , You have a cent that was struck on a slightly overweight planchet.
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