While metal detectors are easy to use, they are also precision electronic instruments, so understanding some of the technology basics can go a long way towards knowing how to better adjust your detector controls for the various conditions and getting the most from your detector.
The Knowledge Base section of the website contains a wealth of information about our metal detecting technologies, detector product manuals, and much more. Our Knowledge Base Articles (KBAs) provide very specific details on a wide range of topics and will help you become an expert in no time!
Whether you are looking to purchase a detector, wanting to browse FAQs to help answer a query or just seeking to learn more about how detectors work, then you may find what you are looking for here.
Useful information and beginner tips to get you started in the exciting activity of metal detecting
View and download Knowledge Base Articles on a broad range of metal detecting topics
Minelab's World's Best Metal Detection Technologies explained in detail
Download instruction manuals and guides for Minelab metal detectors, accessories and apps
Read answers to the questions our users most frequently ask about our products and metal detecting
Find out what makes a good mine detector, and why Minelab is the best choice for mine and UXO clearance ops