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9th July 2008, 13:00
My maple leafs are very shinny, but the us eagles are dull almost no shine.

The finish is so different on them what up with that?

I like the shinny finish better.

9th July 2008, 13:32
what year eagles do you have? I know the 2008 have a dull finish...

9th July 2008, 15:02
They are 2007, but the maple leafs have a different finish on them thats makes them so much more shinny.

9th July 2008, 19:25
I've noticed early SE seem to have more shine, maybe the dies are being produced with a matte finnish....I think the pre-strike finnish has something to do with it, too. I know the Mint says it's using a different polishing method for the SE blanks with the w mint mark.