Where Do The Pennies Go?

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Where They Go

80% are lost. The rest go farther than you might think -- generally in the direction of travel, away from the rail. The maximum was 106 feet in the direction of travel, and 24 feet out. About a third go from 0-10 feet along and 0-5 feet out, another third about 20-40 feet along and 10-20 feet out, the last third are scattered.

crushed penny distribution