VBA changes part numbers when copying

I have a list of part numbers and two of them give me trouble when copying using vba.

The part numbers:

get converted to

when using the code below to copy parts from ws1 to ws2

Range(Cells(2, 1), Cells(LastRow, 1)).Copy
Range(Cells(2, 1), Cells(LastRow, 1)).PasteSpecial paste:=xlPasteValues, Operation:=xlNone, SkipBlanks:=False, Transpose:=False

I tried to format column 1 in ws2 as text (Range("A1").EntireColumn.NumberFormat = "@") before doing the paste but that gives me an error.

Help please..
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EdLBAuthor Commented:
Thanks David. That's pretty simple. Not sure why the PasteSpecial comand I was using changed the number format. The following worked successfully:
      Worksheets.("ws1"). Range(Cells(2, 1), Cells(EndRow, 1)).Copy
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