The Fascinating Outcome Of A Hydraulic Press Crushing A Pile Of Coins

The Fascinating Outcome Of A Hydraulic Press Crushing A Pile Of Coins

Videos of hydraulic presses crushing random items on YouTube have become something of a fascination among a lot of internet users. Here's what happens when a hydraulic press takes on a stack of coins.

Are hydraulic presses the new stars of the internet? Some Youtube channels have been sharing videos of different objects being crushed by these impressive machines. After an iPhone 7, a battery and a Nokia 3310, it was the coin’s turn to be crushed.

The victims of the day are a pile of copper pennies, and the result is incredible. The money resists and resists but ends up being crushed. The coins become almost as thin as a bank note! But we’re not sure you could pay for anything with it!

• Abbie Marshall
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