Tag: Metal Detecting For Beginners

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 20

New Minelab Go-Find Detectors Series Review

Minelab Go-Find 22, Go-Find 44, Go-Find 66 Review

New Minelab metal detectors Go-Find 22/44/66 are now available in black and gray colours, and have cool camouflage stickers in the box. Stickers are offered to protect the item from scratches and scuffs. However, obviously these are not the only features added to new models. Let’s look at all new Minelab Go-Find 22/44/66 characteristics in …

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Apr 27

Metal Detecting For Beginners: 101 Things I Wish I’d Known When I Started

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Want to learn more about metal detectors treasure hunting? Many hobbyists purchase thousands of metal detectors every year and go on the prowl in the beaches, historical sites, archaeological ruins and old beaches so as to satisfy their curiosity and also monetize their hobby. Treasure hunting is growing into something of a subculture amongst certain …

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