Both 95% copper & 97.5% zinc cents were minted in 1982. The copper cent weighs 3.11 grams. The zinc cent weighs 2.5 grams. U.S. war issue pennies minted in 1943 consist of zinc coated steel and weigh 2.7 grams each.
1909-1982 copper cent values (also known as the penny) are updated daily. This page measures the pure metal or melt value of U.S. copper pennies, and .
Calculate how much your base metal coins are worth using current copper, zinc, and nickel prices. The nickel, dime, quarter, Kennedy half dollar, and Ike dollar .
This site measures the pure metal value or current melt value of U.S.. (3.11 grams for the 1909-1982 copper cent, 2.5 grams for the 1982-2014 zinc cent).
This page shows how much the copper metal in coins are worth. Find out the intrinsic value of copper in pennies and 1 cent US coins along with informative data .
Find how much gold, silver, platinum, copper and other precious or base metals are. This page will show you the melt value of every US coin type, including .