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Nathan Alexander
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Question: these coins are fairly strong, should we be worried about erasing credit cards, etc? Do you keep them alone in a pocket?

Just wonder if I'll be stupid (I will) and take them out at the end of the day and drop them on the stuff in my other pockets, like my wallet and so on. Or near my laptop without thinking.

Just didn't know if there's a way to "shield" them of sorts. Any thoughts from you guys who have used these a long time?
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No way to shield this invisible magical force at all, so be careful with your credit cards
im going to have to get this once my bills are paid, the dirty pigeons really sold it to me, no joke Smile
Geraint, are the £2 strong coins we can get in the UK definately no good for this?
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On Mar 10, 2020, Nathan Alexander wrote:
Just didn't know if there's a way to "shield" them of sorts. Any thoughts from you guys who have used these a long time?


When I’m wearing jeans, I just carry the coins in the small front right “change pocket” to keep them separate from my wallet. Khakis or dress pants usually have a similar pocket. No issues.
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On Mar 10, 2020, Nathan Alexander wrote:
Question: these coins are fairly strong, should we be worried about erasing credit cards, etc? Do you keep them alone in a pocket?

Just wonder if I'll be stupid (I will) and take them out at the end of the day and drop them on the stuff in my other pockets, like my wallet and so on. Or near my laptop without thinking.

Just didn't know if there's a way to "shield" them of sorts. Any thoughts from you guys who have used these a long time?


Yes, definitely keep them away from credit cards. They're SUPER strong and will definitely affect that.

I keep them in my back pocket in a quiver coin holder, completely separate to my phone or wallet.
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No way to shield this invisible magical force at all, so be careful with your credit cards
im going to have to get this once my bills are paid, the dirty pigeons really sold it to me, no joke Smile
Geraint, are the £2 strong coins we can get in the UK definately no good for this?


Kreis doesn't make the super strong magnetic coins in £2 variations, so if you see them, they're not suitable.

We've tested so many coins. Even Roy Kueppers (who is a master) sent me his coins that were 'exactly the same' and they were not as powerful.

I tested this by placing individual cards in between until the magnet would no longer stick, before we launched Silver Edge 1.

Kreis' coins are far superior to anything else on the market.

- G
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Thank you sir!
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Will magnets affect the chips on credit cards, or only the magnetic strips?
Do they still even have magnetic strips?
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Card chips can’t be demagnetized.
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Card chips can’t be demagnetized.


Meaning they’re magnetized?
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Card chips can’t be demagnetized.


Meaning they’re magnetized?


No, meaning your banking info is not saved on a magnetized anything, it’s saved on a tiny microchip. Can be damaged by prolonged exposure to water (corrosion) or a nasty scratch (physical damage) but not magnets apparently.
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Got them both - my 2 cents - buy S E 2 first

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Great balanced review, David.

VERY excited about coin magic week on your channel!
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On Mar 11, 2020, scott0819 wrote:
Card chips can’t be demagnetized.


Meaning they’re magnetized?


No, meaning your banking info is not saved on a magnetized anything, it’s saved on a tiny microchip. Can be damaged by prolonged exposure to water (corrosion) or a nasty scratch (physical damage) but not magnets apparently.


So you meant to imply that chips cannot be magnetised, as opposed to de...
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On Mar 11, 2020, scott0819 wrote:
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On Mar 11, 2020, pegasus wrote:
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On Mar 11, 2020, scott0819 wrote:
Card chips can’t be demagnetized.


Meaning they’re magnetized?


No, meaning your banking info is not saved on a magnetized anything, it’s saved on a tiny microchip. Can be damaged by prolonged exposure to water (corrosion) or a nasty scratch (physical damage) but not magnets apparently.


So you meant to imply that chips cannot be magnetised, as opposed to de...


You're really focused on this, Peg. I meant to imply that magnets will not damage the chip on your card. Sorry for any confusion, bud.
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