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Thread: Copper wire load

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    Quote Originally Posted by wywindsor View Post
    Wire is free to me. And most newer pennies are steel.
    Nope. 97.5% zinc, 2.5% copper. Last time we had steel pennies in production was 1943.

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    I don't know abut the zinc/copper content but, 1943 is correct for steel.
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