The second-largest buy in Pawn Stars historical past was lots simpler for the store to confirm the worth of. When a buyer rolled into the store with a dolly loaded down with 3,000 ounces of silver in bars and coinage, the Harrisons knew they had a deal on their hands.
Due to the numerous amount of cash altering fingers (and the benefit with which a scammer may faux a silver bar with a special steel at its core), Rick drilled into the middle of the bars to find out that they have been purely made from the dear steel.
“Testing silver is a little bit work, nevertheless it’s not rocket science,” Rick stated, earlier than explaining learn how to check silver with nitric acid. If the silver he extracted for testing turned a milky white shade when uncovered to the acid, it was pure.
After verifying that it was actual, he bought it for roughly market fee at a price of $111,000.