Re: Nice quarter horizontal misalignment
- Norm is absolutely correct. A horizontal misalignment occurs when a
die shifts along the horizontal plane, a plane parallel to both die
faces. A vertical misalignment occurs when a die deviates from the
vertical axis, which passes through the center of the die.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Norm Higgs"
> 'Horizontal' MAD has nothing to do with north-south/east-west. Itjust means
> that doth dies faces are perfectly parrallel, but offset, or notcentered.
> Vertical MAD means both dies are centered but the edge of one iscloser or
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Kevin L. Stewart" <Grimaldon@y...>
> To: <email@example.com>
> Sent: Wednesday, March 30, 2005 11:43 AM
> Subject: Re: [Error Coin Information Exchange] Nice quarter
> misalignmentyet the
> > I'm a little confused. You say this is a horizontal misalignment
> > displacement is mostly north/south. I'm not sure what the termmeans
> > Kevin
> > --- Mike Diamond <mdia1@a...> wrote:
> > >
> > > Here's a substantial horizontal misalignment of the obverse
> > > die:it sold
> > >
> > > http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3964790853
> > >
> > > I seldom see any larger than this on quarters. I'm surprised
> > > for so little.