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  1. #1

    Jul 2012
    2 times
    Metal Detecting

    Any help on cleaning green stuff from a nickel?

    Found a 1925 buffalo nickel with this green stuff on it and I'm worried it needs to come off the coin. Anyone have a gentle cleaning method of removing this stuff?
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  2. #2
    May 2012
    Bedford PA
    Garrett AT Pro
    119 times
    Lemon juice works good, if that doesn't do it you may want to try a little vinegar.

  3. #3

    Jul 2012
    2 times
    Metal Detecting
    Appreciate the advice I'll give it a go and post a pic

  4. #4

    May 2012
    611 times
    I use salt mixed with vinegar. It gets the nasty gunky stuff off super quick!



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