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    Mar 2013
    California
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dozer D View Post
    Maybe someone can make jewelry items from them, don't know what.
    That's right, at least re-purpose them...hey, Hobo Nickels use old Buffalo nickels for their artistic change in
    appearance, mainly because the coin is heavy, with potential for a masterpiece (see attached)
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    SAVE THEM...!
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    Stick With It - It's not *IF* you'll find the good stuff , but WHEN!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Twitch View Post
    I just leave them around in funny spots in public so people will find them. Gone through 3-4 full rolls. Park benches, library shelves, wherever.
    Throw in school tot lots. Will give a detectorist fits what he keeps finding dateless nickels.

    I once sold a big baggy of lincoln cents, on ebay, that even coinstar would refuse. My listing was for you to throw in tot lots to payback the detectorist that keeps invading your territory or to throw in the hunting area where your next MD club is going to have their hunt.
    When I did yard sales I was dollardan. No yard sales where I am now.

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    jacdec1968

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    I have soaked dateless buffs that I detect in a 50 / 50 solution of peroxide and apple cider vinegar and it will bring the date back out on most of them. The only problem is they will look like new nickels.

 

 
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