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a 60/40 alloy of copper and nickel

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As the name implies, cupronickel is an alloy of copper and nickel.
The proposed change would save the Royal Mint, in Llantrisant, South Wales, as much as pounds 8m a year as the "silver" coins would be made from steel instead of cupronickel - an alloy of copper and nickel.
1947: Cupronickel coins were issued by the British Mint to replace silver.
The Relevance of the Preform Design in Coining Processes of Cupronickel Alloy, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Numerical Methods in Industrial Forming Processes, J.
Indeed, the government's intention was not to replace silver dimes and quarters with cupronickel dimes and quarters, but only to reduce global demand for silver by removing the United States Mint from the ranks of the buyers.
8 Which British coin consists of a cupronickel centre with nickel brass outer ring?
The gold, silver and cupronickel coins featuring Harry casting a spell on one side and the Queen on the other are expected to become collectors' items.
Contract awarded for Cupronickel Small River Improvement Project Detailed design services