Friendly Metal Detecting Forums   Deteknix
List all sponsors

Go Back   Friendly Metal Detecting Forums > Everything About Finds > Stories and Pictures of Finds

Notices

Reply
  
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #21  
Old 11-15-2019, 07:04 AM
amc rulz's Avatar
amc rulz amc rulz is offline
Supporter
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: southern mich
Posts: 3,996
Default

Originally Posted by Mike (CA) View post
Hahaha! Good point! Most of us probably had one as a child. I know I did, started by my father (thank you dad!). Mine was Buffalo's, Wheaties, Rosie's and GW's. Don't know what happened to them. Maybe someone will find them in a coinstar! Maybe that should be a thread. Did you have a coin collection as a child and do you still have them? hh!
I did, but I donít. My collection was sold to the Hunt Brothers back in 1979 when they ran up the price of silver.

Grandma saved mercury dimes from her post office job back in the seventies, and gave them to me bless her heart. My brothers and I also each received Ike dollars each year for our birthdays...I guess you could say that Grandma was the collector...
Reply With Quote


  #22  
Old 11-15-2019, 04:48 PM
Muskrat's Avatar
Muskrat Muskrat is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2018
Location: Monterey Bay, CA
Posts: 80
Default

It was full AGAIN today! Just foreign coins and new clad rejects i think but I saw the lady take her receipt to checkout and gave her her coins. Same dang machine. What are the odds, I've never found anything in another machine. Crazy.

__________________
Whites 6000 pro xl, Equinox 600

Reply With Quote


1 members found this post helpful.
  #23  
Old 11-15-2019, 04:56 PM
metaladdict's Avatar
metaladdict metaladdict is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Santa Rosa , California...San Rafael Native.
Posts: 11,961
Default

Damn!!! Awesome 👍!!

__________________
Detectors. Garrett AT Pro, Ace 250. Minelab Sov Elite. Equinox 800.
They can have my metal detector when they pry it from my cold dead hands!! John 14:6. Luke15:8-10
Oldest U.S. coin 1899 Half dollar (see upper left)

Reply With Quote


  #24  
Old 11-15-2019, 05:57 PM
BottleCapKing's Avatar
BottleCapKing BottleCapKing is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Central Mass
Posts: 2,056
Default

That is a great coinstar score. I have never found a silver coin older than the 40's. I woul love to find a barber or a merc there.

__________________
White's V3i - MXS - TRX - Sampson - White's Digger
Oldest - 2019: 1837 Matron "Young Head" LC
2019 -- Ag:0, WH:3, IH:0, Cu:1, V's:0, Buffs:0, .925:0, Au:0, Keys:5

Reply With Quote


  #25  
Old 11-15-2019, 08:06 PM
DetecTom's Avatar
DetecTom DetecTom is offline
Full Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2019
Location: Long Island, New York
Posts: 105
Default

Thereís some pretty neat coins in there. Itís a shame people donít realize those coins are the cool ones, or at least remember to check the tray when theyíre done.

__________________
Tom
Minelab Equinox 600|Garrett AT Pro (8.5x11DD, 5x8DD)|Whites IDX Pro (BlackMax 950, BlueMax 600)|Garrett Pro Pointer AT|Whites 120mm Bullseye, Whites Digmaster

Reply With Quote


  #26  
Old 11-20-2019, 12:53 AM
Wolf-Dog's Avatar
Wolf-Dog Wolf-Dog is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Location: Minnesota, USA
Posts: 2,773
Smile

Wow is all I can say! Congratulations! That's $30+ in melt value for silver alone! I've never seen a LC found in one either. Great job on the easy grab-n-go collection of coins!

__________________

Matthew 6:19-21 ~ 2019 Clad: 206 Coins ($14.24)
Totals: 606 Clad Coins ($40.39) ~ 1 Wheat Cent ($0.01)

1 Token ~ 4 Foreign ~ Oldest Coin: 1945 Wheatie ~ Au: 0 ~ Ag: 0
Garrett Treasure Ace 300 ~ Harbor Freight 9 Function ~ BH Jr ~ GP-Pointer
Reply With Quote


  #27  
Old 11-21-2019, 05:10 PM
Oro Puro Oro Puro is offline
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2019
Location: Any where I roam
Posts: 6
Default

I've seen these machines a few times. Guess I'm going to start looking closer.
Great stuff
Reply With Quote


  #28  
Old 11-21-2019, 09:49 PM
Zappato's Avatar
Zappato Zappato is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2018
Location: Olympia, Washington
Posts: 57
Default

That is so cool! Congrats!

__________________
Tesoro Lobo ST, Tesoro Compadre, Garrett Pro-Pointer II

Reply With Quote


  #29  
Old 11-22-2019, 02:36 PM
Wmass guy Wmass guy is offline
Full Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2019
Location: West Springfield MA
Posts: 181
Default

Holy moly CONGRATS!
Reply With Quote


Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:57 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.