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First Hunt with Minelab CTX3030

Coin Shooting can be described as searching specifically for coins with a metal detector. Basically, all other targets are either skipped or discriminated out in an effort to find coins only. 217 more words

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A Surprise Golf Course Metal Detecting Find

A Surprise Golf Course Metal Detecting Find

Some of my coolest finds have come from short hunts.  Last weekend I had a chance to detect at an old golf course where I have found a 20 Pence Irish coin, a 1943 Mercury Dime and a few other neat finds in the past. 359 more words

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5 Months of Silver Finds with Minelab E-Trac Metal Detector

I got my Minelab E Trac metal detector back in October 2015, and my first silver with it was a 1911 Barber dime on my first real hunt with it. 73 more words

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Couple Silvers from the Old School Grounds

Went back to a school grounds I’ve hunted in the past 4 years with many detectors without much luck. That’s not surprising because I was told by an old timer he and his friends ‘hunted it out in the 80s, every day for weeks.” They did a pretty good job because all I’ve ever found there is a few wheaties. 367 more words

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Barber Dimes found Metal Detecting

I’ve been really busy lately, so I am just getting around to posting these coins I found a few weeks back. On this hunt, I traveled to a picnic area in eastern Missouri. 224 more words

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E-Trac Finds Silver in a Previously Detected Park

When I first started the hobby of metal detecting over 5 years ago I started out with the Fisher F2 metal detector. As most of my long-time readers know, I highly recommend the Fisher F2 after having used one for a few years and finding just about all types of precious metals with it.   501 more words

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Top Finds of 2015

2015 was a good year of metal detecting for me.  I had several “firsts” in 2015 and found a few really cool items!  One of the best parts of 2015 is the fact that last year I got to detect in several new areas! 382 more words

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