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2001 penny damage or error help plz ty

#1 Unread post by Sequoia » Wed Apr 04, 2018 7:45 pm

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Re: 2001 penny damage or error help plz ty

#2 Unread post by PALH1 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:36 am

does this 2001 cent appear to be "flattened", or squashed to you ??

does it appear a itsy bit "out of round" ??

have you "measured the diameter" of the coin ??

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Re: 2001 penny damage or error help plz ty

#3 Unread post by Sequoia » Thu Apr 05, 2018 12:47 pm

The edges do but letters in middle r fine and yes it is egg shapedlet me get better pic

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Re: 2001 penny damage or error help plz ty

#4 Unread post by Sequoia » Thu Apr 05, 2018 1:05 pm

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Re: 2001 penny damage or error help plz ty

#5 Unread post by Sequoia » Thu Apr 05, 2018 1:15 pm

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But then there's spots like this on the flat surface I don't see how they could be there if it was smashed after the mint process

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#6 Unread post by PALH1 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 1:43 pm

:confused:
are you using a newer USB microscope ??
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Re: 2001 penny damage or error help plz ty

#7 Unread post by Sequoia » Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:12 pm

Using my phone with a thc scope infront of it for the close up

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Re: 2001 penny damage or error help plz ty

#8 Unread post by Sequoia » Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:13 pm

You can see that spot on the lower left portion of Lincoln in the normal picture

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#9 Unread post by Sequoia » Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:16 pm

Zooms in pretty good huh LOL

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Re: 2001 penny damage or error help plz ty

#10 Unread post by PALH1 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 5:23 pm

:eureka:
if you "MEASURE" the diameter, & it's 'larger' than 19mm,....
it's been 'flattened' ... JMO

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