LumberJocks

Hey brother, can you spare a quarter?

  • Advertise with us

« back to Coffee Lounge forum

Forum topic by scottb posted 2584 days ago 958 views 1 time favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View scottb's profile

scottb

3648 posts in 2961 days


2584 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: state quarter makers mark

Ever since David posted his Blanket Chest – the one where he blogged about including a State Quarter to hide an error… I mean, as a secret “hidden” treasure to find,.. along with his Makers Mark, I’ve been looking for some NH State Quarters, and would you believe I haven’t seen a one?

A while back I headed down to my local bank and asked for a roll of NH quarters. The teller looked at me quizzically… turns out they had been circulated quite some time back, and didn’t have them on hand – at least probably not without dumping out the till and looking through – just like I’d have to do with my change jar (you know under the sofa cushions, car seats, etc….

So since I’ve seen tons of quarters from other parts of the country, lots from the midwest, perhaps you have some from these parts that we could trade?

send me a PM if you can hook me up.

Thanks

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- http://blanchardcreative.etsy.com -- http://snbcreative.wordpress.com/


7 replies so far

View PanamaJack's profile

PanamaJack

4469 posts in 2711 days


#1 posted 2584 days ago

I will look to see what I have tomorrow.

Unfortunately, like gas these days, it’ll cost more to mail that what it’s worth. Not that it is a problem…

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

View oscorner's profile

oscorner

4564 posts in 2945 days


#2 posted 2584 days ago

I don’t have an from NH, sorry. I’ll let you know if I find one.

-- Jesus is Lord!

View RobS's profile

RobS

1334 posts in 2940 days


#3 posted 2584 days ago

Sorry brother, I checked all mine and I don’t have a NH one, weird though cause I could have swarn I’ve seen plenty, I always make note of them. Thanks for the question though, since I was looking I got to see the state of Washington one, I had not seen that one yet.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

View Bob Babcock's profile

Bob Babcock

1804 posts in 2720 days


#4 posted 2584 days ago

Scott, I have a huge pile of quarters (lucky at the last neighborhood poker game) I’ll look through tomorrow. I’ll let you know.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org

View Buckskin's profile

Buckskin

486 posts in 2622 days


#5 posted 2584 days ago

I have one from the Denver mint. You can send me a private message with shipping info and I will send it out to you.

View Sawdust2's profile

Sawdust2

1467 posts in 2722 days


#6 posted 2584 days ago

I’ve been putting state quarters in my bottle stoppers.
The local coin shop has, literally, hundreds of GA quarters (Doh) and dozens of quarters of each state.
Uncirculated has a high premium. Used, but still shiny, cost about 40 cents.
Rockler has a bit for each size coin. I bought the quarter bit because a 1” Forstner is just a tad too large. I bought the more expensive bit because it makes a flatter bottom for the coin.

-- No piece is cut too short. It was meant for a smaller project.

View Ethan Sincox's profile

Ethan Sincox

765 posts in 2808 days


#7 posted 2583 days ago

I have a Philly NH, if you’re still looking, Scott.

-- Ethan, http://thekiltedwoodworker.com

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase