The United States one-cent coin, commonly known as a penny, is a unit of
currency equaling .... The cent's composition was changed in 1982 because the
value of the copper in the coin started to ...
For Lincoln cents, 1982 was a landmark year. In 1982, the value of copper
actually began to exceed the face value of the cent. Here's a little about zinc vs
CoinTrackers.com has estimated the 1982 D Lincoln Penny value at an ... The
numbers come from the United States mint, and they don't reflect coins that have
Jul 6, 2015 ... Meanwhile, copper prices began falling as 1974 moved forward, causing the U.S.
Mint to forego changing the composition of the Lincoln cent.
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May 1, 2013 ... Pennies pre 1982 are 95% copper and have a melt price of 2 cents as of ... +
KD35Collector Actually the US passed the no melting of pennies in ...
Jan 26, 2012 ... But pennies produced in the US between 1909 and 1982 fall in to a different
category: at 95% copper and 5% zinc, the metal “melt” value (at ...
Mar 7, 2013 ... For the latest prices, check a US coin guide book. ... About 40 1943 copper cents
are estimated to remain in existence, and ... 1982 "No P" Dime.
Mar 27, 2006 ... The copper in a hundred thousand pre-1982 pennies (stated value ... for their
intrinsic value, similar to old U.S. silver coins that trade back and ...
Information about the seven different Lincoln cent varieties including copper, zinc
, large and small dates from 1982. ... happy to get away from copper because the
public tended to hoard cents when copper prices were up. 1982 was chosen as ...
Jan 10, 2013 ... (No 1982-D Small Date cents in the solid copper alloy are known and is ... Only
one coming up for auction will give us some idea of true value.