Reeding is a technique wherein "reeds" are carved or milled into a surface. ...
Some coins, such as United States quarters and dimes, 1 euro, Australian 5, 10,
20 cents, 1 and 2 dollars, a...
Jun 22, 2011 ... The rims on U.S. dimes, quarters, half dollars and some dollar coins are called
reeded edges. They've been on American currency almost since ...
Jun 1, 2000 ... Currently voted the best answer. Vote for this answer. The ridges on the sides of
coins are called reeding or milling. A dime has 118 such ridges ...
Katherine P. writes: I am wondering how many ridges the U.S. Quarter dollar, and
the U.S. dime have? Reeded edge coins have their origins in the days when ...
Apr 25, 2007 ... What about a dime (118 ridges)? ... Also, older coins were made where the
number of reeds (ridges) per edge was not set by precise ...
Jan 6, 2003 ... There are 188 ridges on a dime; 119 on a quarter. ... American flag?; Do the 9
numbers in our Social Security number have special meaning?
We wanted to know how many ridges were on items such as U.S. coins! We
learned that a U.S. dime has exactly 118 ridges all the way around and they are ...
Sep 14, 2009 ... Ever wondered why the edges of quarters and dimes look different than the ... of
any American coin (major or minor) and yet the ridges are still present. .... shirt
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Quarters and dimes have a “reeded” edge, while nickels and cents have a “plain”
... Reeded or ridged edges have been in use for a few centuries, and for many ...
the coin blank would flow “outward” into the grooves of the reeded collar die.
Dec 7, 2010 ... Putting ridges on some coins in America got its start back in the 1700's. ... collect
the shavings and when they had a large enough amount, go sell them. ...
between coins of a somewhat similar size like a penny and a dime.