Welcome guest, is this your first visit?
Member
Discoveries
 
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 1 2
Results 21 to 37 of 37
Like Tree2Likes

Thread: Chase Bank Plastic "BWR" has anyone ever found a dime in these?

« Prev Thread | Next Thread »
  1. #21
    us
    Jun 2011
    Southeastern MI
    1,131
    184 times
    I mostly do CWR and Loomis but I have found silver dime in Brink's boxes. The yield is much much lower.

  2. # ADS
    Ads

    TreasureNet.com is the premier Treasure Hunting Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see these ads. Please Register - It's Free!

  3. #22
    us
    R.I.P. Rich Hartford, You'll be missed.

    Feb 2011
    Mississippi
    6,942
    1159 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    i miss brinks boxes, all the banks in my area have since switched to garda paper rolls, i used to have a problem finding a paper roll source... now i am having a problem finding a plastic roll source, oh well...
    hh
    buff
    HH
    BuffaloBoy

  4. #23
    us
    Sep 2011
    121
    13 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Two quick follow ups: First, I don't believe any dimes that I search and return in full boxes get retaped and handed out to other CRHers. When I ask for dimes, I will often get a response like "I'm sorry, I don't have any new boxes, just those that you sold me. They are all open." Bank employees aren't going to retape them, they simply sell the rolls out of the box to merchants coming in. They certainly aren't sending them out to be verified by at the service center as that would accomplish nothing but driving up their handling costs. Second, I've only done a few thousand dollars worth of paper rolls so take this for what it's worth but I have not found any yeild difference between clear plastic (Brinks) versus the other carriers. The dimes seem to come in 1 or 2 per box no matter the source. On occasion, I get one that beats the average and at other times, I get a run of skunks (often full boxes of 2012s). Regional differences may exists elsewhere but in the PNW, they are all the same. However, there is another argument that could be made that I'll address. If you're buying less than a full, sealed box, then plastic rolls may not produce for you. There are MANY crafty tellers that would be able to spot the silver dime in the roll and keep it from themselves. Buy purchasing less than the full box, you may be getting pre-searched rolls in that way.

    But for me, the clear plastics are just easier to dump. Let me be a bit more specific as to how it's easier. I walk in and throw 2 boxes on the counter. Because the merchant tellers all know me by name and fully trust that I've included 50 rolls in each box, they just hand me 5 $100s and I walk out the door. It's that fast. Now it used to be that they would open the boxes then "tray" the rolls to ensure they were all there. If there's a new teller, they usually ask what to do and the other tellers say "oh, it's him. just give him the money. those boxes are good." I have one branch that usually gets about 20 boxes a week. They let me look through the vast majority of those before they go out the door with other customers. And at that branch, there's a teller that CRHs and she tells me about her recent finds. I share some info about my finds, especially if it's something unusual (steel pennies off a magnet at the 1 coin sorter in the area comes to mind as an example).

    In brief, in sealed boxes, I don't believe the rolls have been pre-searched because I keep finding silver. And paper produces no more than plastic in my area.

  5. #24
    us
    Sep 2011
    121
    13 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Oh, CWRs do tend to produce more... but those are also the rolls where I get shorted most often. That's the gamble.

  6. #25

    May 2012
    466
    33 times
    I did a cwr box of nickels that had 6$ extra in it because there were a bunch of quarters inbetween the rolls and at the bottom of the box.
    Easy likes this.

  7. #26
    kfs
    kfs is offline
    us
    Jul 2012
    331
    95 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Quote Originally Posted by Nickel Searcher 219 View Post
    I did a cwr box of nickels that had 6$ extra in it because there were a bunch of quarters inbetween the rolls and at the bottom of the box.
    You cannot however count on this being the norm.


    I am not sure what everyone else does but I do not count my CWR. They are search and re-rolled. I normally pick them up in more consumer oriented bank branches and then take them back to a more Retail Store customer location of the same bank. We just replace any silver dimes or foriegn coins we pullout. Perhaps I should bring them back to the same bank branch.

    As for the Brinks I might try an entire couple of sealed box. We have never gone that route. I have always worried Brinks are so easy to check someone somewhere is looking them over before I see them

  8. #27

    Jul 2012
    100
    8 times
    Coin Roll Hunting
    Quote Originally Posted by kfs View Post
    My kids and I have gone through 10,000 BWR dimes from Chase and not found a single silver dime. We average 1 in every 1200 to 1500 in CWR dimes. We also seem to do OK with BofA paper BWR. I find it hard to believe that we have not found one the Chase dimes. I stopped getting the BWR from Chase an ask for CWR.

    I was just wondering how others may have done.
    Your chase must use brinks...my chase uses nf string.. Don't blame the bank brinks just sucks for dimes in general... I usually stick with about 150-175 in pennies a week I don't like dimes they are wayyy to small for my 14 year old eyes

  9. #28

    Jun 2012
    Northern California
    172
    47 times
    CRH, garage sales
    Quote Originally Posted by BillyOceansEleven View Post
    I think it is more likely to be Coinstar dumps bombing the average than other CRHers. There just aren't that many of us out there, especially that do dimes. Probably about half of those who CRH don't move past halves.
    This is what I think is the case, too. Sometimes the local Brinks boxes are stuffed with foreign and silver, sometimes they're bone-dry. IIRC Brinks has a national contract with Coinstar, so this should hold true throughout the country.

    As for CWR dimes, my results with them is so much better than with BWR that I don't mind the occasional shortages.

  10. #29
    kfs
    kfs is offline
    us
    Jul 2012
    331
    95 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    If coinstars will sort out silver coins in the reject slot. I have no experience with them. At a fee of 10 cents per dollar they are ultimate ripe off. But it, Brinks is handling these machines it would explain why Chase seem to have some issues with BWR

  11. #30
    us
    Feb 2010
    63
    7 times
    Quote Originally Posted by albert View Post
    Your chase must use brinks...my chase uses nf string.. Don't blame the bank brinks just sucks for dimes in general... I usually stick with about 150-175 in pennies a week I don't like dimes they are wayyy to small for my 14 year old eyes
    Dude just wait until you are 40!!!

  12. #31
    us
    Sep 2005
    Ann Arbor, MI
    Whites DFX & Beach Hunter ID
    5,558
    92 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    I've been through $1095 with 6 silver, including a 1955 key date. I've known some tellers to open the boxes up, take the ones with silver, and hand out the rest. However, dirty rims can get by easily. Best to get sealed boxes if possible

    HH
    -GC

  13. #32
    us
    Seeker of enough wealth to quit my job.

    Jul 2012
    Freakmont
    940
    208 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Just did my second box from wells Fargo with brinks clear rolls....skunk a roo.....so far I'm 1silver out of 500 bucks. To small a sample to know if there gonna pay.

  14. #33
    us
    Jan 2012
    Maryland
    White's Coinmaster
    5,781
    630 times
    Coin Roll Hunting
    Quote Originally Posted by albert View Post
    Your chase must use brinks...my chase uses nf string.
    NF String & Sons is just a company that manufactures coin wrappers. They can be used by anyone...including Brinks.

    Welcome to N.F. String & Son, Inc.
    1/100 of an American dollar is a cent. It is NOT a penny. The word penny is used by several other countries, such as Great Britain, to denote their smallest denomination. In order to be numismatically correct, you must use the term cent to describe the American coin.

    Quote Originally Posted by Edmund Burke
    The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

  15. #34
    us
    Aug 2012
    Massachusetts
    Whites, Garrett
    271
    51 times
    Gold Panning, Metal detecting, beach combing, shooting, photography, genealogy, gardening
    I agree wiht BillyOceansEleven, I have been a CRHer for years, although inactive the last couple years, I never got anything except halves, except for a year I got lots of nickles to try to put together a complete set of Jeffersons, still working on it.
    It is the small size and the low returns, at least that is what I had been thinking. I am now going to try dimes and quarters, at least I will start.

    I was thinking of starting with CWR's
    Ferengi Rule of Acquisition #59

    "Free advice is seldom cheap"



    Best find, 2 rolls of Walking Liberty Halves in bunch of 32 CWR

  16. #35
    us
    Aug 2012
    Massachusetts
    Whites, Garrett
    271
    51 times
    Gold Panning, Metal detecting, beach combing, shooting, photography, genealogy, gardening
    I have to update my signature!

    I just got back from two banks got my first rolls of dimes and quarters, 6 rolls of quarters, nothing in them.

    14 rolls $70 worth of dimes about half Loomis and 1/4 some kind of roll that was rolled at one end and a flap on the other with a name like Rolstar or something (I threw out the paper) and 1/4 CWF

    I found my first Dime in a roll, a 1964!!
    Ferengi Rule of Acquisition #59

    "Free advice is seldom cheap"



    Best find, 2 rolls of Walking Liberty Halves in bunch of 32 CWR

  17. #36

    Jul 2012
    82
    10 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    brinks culls for silver, i'm pretty sure i saw it on a tv show
    Roll search stats:
    1. Half Dollars
      $2,000 Searched, 2 40%ers
    2. Quarters
      $90 Searched, 0 Finds
    3. Dimes
      $70 Searched, 1 Rosy
    4. Nickels
      $328 Searched, 4 War nickels, 1 Liberty Nickel, 1 dateless Buffalo
    5. Pennies
      $29 Searched, 5 wheats

  18. #37
    us
    Jan 2012
    Maryland
    White's Coinmaster
    5,781
    630 times
    Coin Roll Hunting
    Quote Originally Posted by Plug View Post
    brinks culls for silver, i'm pretty sure i saw it on a tv show
    What TV show?
    1/100 of an American dollar is a cent. It is NOT a penny. The word penny is used by several other countries, such as Great Britain, to denote their smallest denomination. In order to be numismatically correct, you must use the term cent to describe the American coin.

    Quote Originally Posted by Edmund Burke
    The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

 

 
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 1 2

Home | Forum | Active Topics | What's New

Sponsors

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: Aug 27, 2013, 08:12 PM
  2. new Canadian $100 polymer "plastic" bill with clear windows
    By treasurepirate1 in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: Jan 09, 2012, 03:55 PM
  3. MOVED: 5 Ton Hoard of "Ikes" Found In Montana Bank Vault
    By jeff of pa in forum Everything Else
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: Dec 22, 2011, 03:45 PM
  4. 5 Ton Hoard of "Ikes" Found In Montana Bank Vault
    By AU24K in forum Treasure In The News!
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: Dec 06, 2011, 02:24 PM
  5. Transition a bank from "Pick up" to "Dump" methods.
    By EpicDeuce in forum Coin Roll Hunting
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: Feb 20, 2011, 04:18 PM

Search tags for this page

bank roll hunting dimes

,
brinks order coins
,
clear plastic coin rolls
,

coin roll hunting results dimes

,
customer wrapped rolls chase
,

does chase order coins through brink

,

how to buy plasic dime rapers chase bank

,
how to open plastic coin rolls
,
plastic hunter bank
,
which service does chase use for coins brinks
Click on a term to search for related topics.
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.1.3