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A Farm Boy’s Lost Treasure

CTX 3030

April 16, 2018 10:42am


I arrived at his house Saturday morning, March 24, 2018, at 8:00 a.m. ready to look for his uncle’s silver quarter and then move on to the old home sites on the property. Since I was looking for a silver quarter I was running my CTX 3030 in Combined and Ferrous Coin, Recovery Deep, Response Normal, no Discrimination and pinpoint Sizing and had bin 3 (42-48) at 1050 Hz(my favourite silver tone) and the other bins and the Ferrous bin (20-35) all running at 75 Hz. The house and the barn were about 100 yards apart. 

Posted on April 16, 2018 10:42am | 0 Comments

Another awesome day with EQUINOX


April 16, 2018 03:08am

I was out with the southwest detectorist on a well-known Roman site. With a Roman road, running through the middle the field has been detected for over 30 years between crops but that didn’t worry EQUINOX  ...
Posted on April 16, 2018 03:08am | 0 Comments

Only old coin of the day

Explorer Series

April 15, 2018 12:34pm

While hunting an old home site that had been flow off and respread after the home torn down. It was a day of deep aluminium cans and old plumbing parts 1 new penny a new quarter burnt  ...
Posted on April 15, 2018 12:34pm | 0 Comments

A Digger’s honour


April 14, 2018 07:57am

When I dug this up, I got such a thrill and connection to our past. This worn by a brave solder who fought for King and country and ended up, like me looking for gold in Tarnagulla, Victoria Australia.  ...
Posted on April 14, 2018 07:57am | 0 Comments

EQUINOX 800 almost pays for itself!


April 12, 2018 03:34am

Has been tough hunting this winter! I'm primarily a wet sand hunter! Have been trying out the EQUINOX 800, Great machine, Not perfect! Prior# 1 machine Sovereign GT!, Got a #12 reading thought it was another piece of aluminum, Up pops a  ...
Posted on April 12, 2018 03:34am | 0 Comments

Rare Texas Brothel Token Found

Excalibur Series

April 11, 2018 04:59am


Today 4-10-18 I found a beautiful Texas token with a Minelab Excalibur That I borrowed from my best friend ,who was bugging me to try his detector out because i normally use a another model so i decided to try it out .

Posted on April 11, 2018 04:59am | 0 Comments

Celtic bronze stamp

CTX 3030

April 10, 2018 12:54pm


In a survey before the construction of the road was good for me one nice find.
I have nothing similar to compare.
I think it's a very old Celtic bronze stamp for decorating ceramics.
The body is bronze, the center of iron, the whole artefact is 30% fused with fire.

Posted on April 10, 2018 12:54pm | 0 Comments

Hunted out beaches

Excalibur Series

April 10, 2018 10:47am


This is not just a story but a bit of hope to all those detectorists that see so many guys “cleaning out “the beaches day in and day out.
I see them every day on my way to work and on my way home, those spots that I so meticulously looked for. The ones that gave me so many good old gold rings, hammered to death.

Posted on April 10, 2018 10:47am | 0 Comments

18k and 20k gold

CTX 3030

April 09, 2018 11:47am

5 hours of metal detecting at beach..Find 18k and 20k gold ring,junk ring,coins and others stuff.I dig everything show on screen because the sand is high iron mineralize.. Fauzi Digger - Negeri Selangor, Malaysia
Posted on April 09, 2018 11:47am | 0 Comments

Bullet Beach Holds True to its Name.

CTX 3030

April 09, 2018 04:47am

Popped out to a nearby beach a couple of days ago and the beach held true to its name. My CTX 3030 helped me discover some lost history from the two world wars and before including a 20mm cannon shell, some  ...
Posted on April 09, 2018 04:47am | 0 Comments
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