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17741Re: Unusually strong upset produces distinctive weak strike

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  • Travis Bolton
    Jul 1, 2007
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      Correction, I checked the weak strikes album and saw your CT Mike. A
      very light strike!

      --- In errorcoininformationexchange@yahoogroups.com, "Travis Bolton"
      <travisbolton543@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hey guys,
      > I wish I had another PA quarter Mike for camparison but I did at
      one
      > time have a Connecticut quarter DAS, I sold it a couple of years
      ago
      > but saved a couple of scans of it. I haven't seen your CT but just
      > thought I would show it to contribute to the discussion. It was
      > slabbed PCGS AU55.
      >
      > http://members.cox.net/kransom2/CT1.jpg
      >
      > http://members.cox.net/kransom2/CT2.jpg
      >
      > --Travis
      >
      > --- In errorcoininformationexchange@yahoogroups.com, "Jeff"
      > <jylitalo@> wrote:
      > >
      > > That is cool.
      > >
      > > So, if your looking at earlier years, what exactly do you need,
      more
      > > precisely, what exactly are you looking for which you lack or do
      not
      > > have so that you can show or illustrate this "softening of the
      die"
      > or
      > > to prove that the die becomes flatter?
      > >
      > > Just time maybe?
      > >
      > >
      > > >
      > > > Signs of die deterioration and brittle fracture are common. I
      > don't
      > > > think they have any connection to the weakly struck peripheral
      > > > letters. Since the die face is almost flat when installed, it
      > would
      > > > probably be impossible to detect further flattening. That's
      why
      > I'm
      > > > looking at earlier years with marked die convexity.
      > > >
      > >
      >
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