When did pennies stop being made out of copper
The penny still contains Copper, but it has not been made completely out of copper since 1857. ChaCha again soon please.
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- What year did the penny stop being made of pure copper??
- Hello, The British penny was change in 1925 from pure copper, to 95.5% copper, 3% tin, and 1.5% zinc.
- What year were the most copper pennies made?
- 1981 was both the last full year that copper cents were minted and the highest-mintage year for that metal composition. Almost 13 billion were struck. More cents have been struck in other years (1994, for instance) but those coins aren't co...
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