Silver Clad

Silver Clad

Describing U.S. 50-cent pieces consisting of 80%/20% silver-copper core plated with a 21%/79% silver-copper alloy. These coins were minted from 1965 to 1970.
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17 -- Anomet Products has introduced silver clad copper wire which is a replacement for solid-silver wire in electronic switches and connectors requiring high conductivity and low contact resistance.
With his futuristic red and silver clad ensemble, Ultraman King is an extraterrestrial TV superhero revered by three generations of Japanese.