Discussion in 'Coin Roll Hunting' started by SmokinJoe, Oct 13, 2018.

  1. SmokinJoe

    SmokinJoe Well-Known Member

    I can not open a cent roll without finding numerous shiny, looking brand new, cents.
    Also I have noticed that a lot of them have... Umm..." streaks " running from
    top to bottom. I have no idea what those streaks are but I was getting the thought that someone is cleaning them or applying something that makes the streaks and the shine. Any thoughts on what is causing this? I sure don't mind finding shiny coins but something ain't right there...
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  3. ldhair

    ldhair Clean Supporter

    It's zinc plated in copper. They take on many different looks. Normal stuff.
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  4. QuintupleSovereign

    QuintupleSovereign Active Member

    All I can say is that it's been all downhill ever since the 1982 changeover from copper to copper-plated zinc.
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  5. Diane Harriet

    Diane Harriet Active Member

    Hi Joe,
    I like shiny things....coins, cars, jewelry:):):)
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  6. SmokinJoe

    SmokinJoe Well-Known Member

    Nothing wrong with " Shiny Things " Di !!

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  7. TheFinn

    TheFinn Well-Known Member

    Maybe Jack Nicholson got a hold of them.
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  8. Ikw

    Ikw Active Member

    That’s just terrible! Lol!!
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