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You Have To See This "Safe" Metal Polishing Product From Hamsters Park

 
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 Posted 08/10/2020  8:14 pm Show Profile   Check Yokozuna's eBay Listings Bookmark this topic Add Yokozuna to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
I started to post this in the "Numismatic Crime" forum. The text says it's safe and nonabrasive, but LOOK what it does to the poor coins!

https://hamsterspark.com/products/a...581548495014
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 Posted 08/10/2020  8:39 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Why does "Hamsters Park" not sound like a great place to shop for a sophisticated coin-cleaning product?
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 Posted 08/10/2020  8:42 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add T-BOP to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Oh great . Just what we need for scammers to pass Business Strikes off as Proof coins to unsuspecting newbies .
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 Posted 08/10/2020  11:14 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Greasy Fingers to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I buy all my coin cleaning products from Chinchilla Square
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 Posted 08/10/2020  11:36 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Numis-Northerner to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
That poor British piece
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 Posted 08/10/2020  11:59 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Sap to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I'm not game to click on the link; my teeth are hurting just from reading the OP's title and brief description.
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 Posted 08/11/2020  08:15 am  Show Profile   Check Yokozuna's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Yokozuna to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Sap said...

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I'm not game to click on the link; my teeth are hurting just from reading the OP's title and brief description.

Here's a screen capture of the page. It just gets worse from here...
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 Posted 08/11/2020  08:29 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add jbuck to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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I started to post this in the "Numismatic Crime" forum.
We may have to move it there.
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 Posted 08/11/2020  5:20 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add mibarra to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Definitely a Numismatic crime but might help some people that likes their coins shiny
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mibarra said...

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Definitely a Numismatic crime but might help some people that likes their coins shiny

Very true, but remember cleaning a coin can reduce the collectable value to zero, so that it's only worth melt or even face value.
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 Posted 08/11/2020  9:18 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I still think "Hamsters Park" has a ring of authenticity to it.
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 Posted 08/11/2020  9:49 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Earle42 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
But...but...but...as you can see in this picture from their own website...it makes coins "shinning bright just like a mirror!"

Why would anyone want their lower legs to be shining bright like a mirror?

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Stop application once you can see your nose hairs.
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