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For the REAL coin enthusiasts :-D

Have a nice weekend!

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Looks kinda skinny, but cool.

I believe there is a website that details how to turn a silver coin into a silver ring, it used a spoon or other sort of object to bang the edges of the coin flat, and actually thicker as you kept banging or pressing (forget details) the coin in.

Once it was ring thickness, you could drill out the inside and then start working the inside as well... I think this could be done since it was silver(kennedy) and relatively soft.

Another good site to look for Smile


Here we go:
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Thanks for sharing, I must give this a go.

Regards, Mike
It's times like this I wish I'd listened to what my Grandad used to say...
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This looks like fun... I think I'll have to try it out... Any idea if a half dollar is equal to a size 10 ring?

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I was told, by my Grandmother, that some of these "coin rings" originated in the jails, or prisons. The spoon was the hammer, and when done "correctly" the image of the coin face was distorted, yet preserved on the ring!
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