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Oct 02

Metal Detecting Halo Effect: Real or Myth?

Metal Detecting Halo Effect Real or Myth

There is a long standing debate between seasoned metal detector hobbyists over the topic of the Halo Effect and whether it is a real phenomenon or if it is just made up by metal detector manufacturers.  The Halo Effect supposedly causes an undesirable target (i.e. junk iron) to appear to be a desirable target (silver).  …

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Oct 02

Metal Detecting on Public Property

Metal Detecting on Public Property

When just starting out metal detecting I would suggest to first try out your new detector in your own backyard.  This will allow you to dig holes and learn the proper way of filling the holes back in.  Another reasons to first start out in your backyard is because it is at your house (no …

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May 23

How to Metal Detect: Tips & Tricks

How to Metal Detect Tips & Tricks

Did you know that according to statistics, 70% of diggers aren’t metal detecting correctly? Are you sure that yesterday, the day before yesterday, a month or a year ago didn’t miss your biggest find? No? Then read carefully! Here we have collected some simple but very useful tips and tricks for you. Metal detectors are easy to …

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