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  1. #1
    us
    Mar 2009
    12

    First Time Poster/Nickels

    Hi all, first time poster long time reader. I thought today would be a good day for my first post because of the great luck I had with 5 rolls of nickels today. I'm working at a coin shop this summer that Ive been a long time customer at, today while working another employee mentioned that he has a complete set of jefferson nickels minus a 1991-d. Since I was stopping by the bank today after work, I thought Id pick up a few rolls of nickels to see if I could help him out. I ended up getting $10 worth, after the first three rolls I had nothing to show for it, not even a pre-60. I then dumped open the 4th roll, and there on top of the pile was a Buffalo Nickel, with a readbale date 1928-p, but still no 91-d. I then opened the 5th roll, I started searching through and then found a 1945-p war nickel, then on the 2nd to last coin in the roll I found what I was looking for all along, the elusive 91-d. I now believe in coin rull hunting karma. Prior to today ive searched about $350 in nickels and had found 4 war nickels, including a 43-d, and one no date buffalo nickel. It amazes me that after only $10 I doubled my buffalo nickel total, and added another war nickel to the collection, and I could help out a co-worker. Sorry no pictures right now, but im sure I will be posting again. Happy hunting everyone.

  2. #2
    us
    Feb 2008
    Great Lakes State
    #7
    8,727
    974 times
    silver surfing

    Re: First Time Poster/Nickels

    Welcome to forum and good luck! ffd

  3. #3
    us
    Mar 2009
    The Burgh PA
    Minelab Explorer SE, Whites SilverEagle
    453

    Re: First Time Poster/Nickels

    Welcome to the madness, Nice finds on the nickels, I am still searching for a buffalo

  4. #4

    Feb 2008
    Florida
    X-terra 70 and Silver U-Max
    279
    9 times

    Re: First Time Poster/Nickels

    Welcome, Blacksox and congrats on your early finds. Nickels are fun to hunt as there are great possibilities that you will find something good. Stay at it and you will see what I mean. Good luck in the future and have fun!

    FL. Junkman

  5. #5

    Oct 2007
    Hampton Roads, VA.
    bounty hunter sharp shooter 2, minelab sovereign xs 2a pro
    2,771
    18 times
    Banner Finds (1)

    Re: First Time Poster/Nickels

    Welcome to the forum. Nice to have you

    golden silver

  6. #6
    us
    Nov 2008
    4,291
    2 times

    Re: First Time Poster/Nickels

    2011 Finds
    6x War Nickels
    1x Buffalo Nickel
    1x Mercury Dimes
    66x Roosevelt Dimes
    2x Canadian Dimes
    0x Washington Quarters
    15x WLH
    12x Franklin
    46x 1964 Kennedy
    161 x 40% Kennedy

 

 

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