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Drew, I don't think it woud have been much different.

April 18, 2020 07:45AM avatar
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Druid
Monte, I muse sometimes on what we would be reading if you were born and lived on the East coast in one of the original 13 colonies.
What might your detecting career have looked like if you had spent the hours detecting back in the day on 400 year old sites???
Just imagining what your collection of finds might look like.
Cheers,
Drew

I don't like big, populated places. I don't care for a lot of rain or a lot of humidity. I don't like a lot of snake and pesky mosquitoes and other annoying flying bugs. I'm not partial dense, thing, wet and humid-country vegetation. Soggy, swampy places are not on my favorite list.

Since I was a young sprout I have enjoyed westerns. Movies and then on TV, and when I read about early American history I haven't cared for much of anything east of the Mississippi River and always enjoyed the more open country, with fewer people, in most places, and the 'westward movement'. Dry climates, deserts, sagebrush, wide-open spaces, and as soon as I was out of High School I would have been loaded up and on my way west. No different than what I did two months after I graduated, except I already was "out west" so I simply relocated to a more enjoyable, less populated environment.

So, as soon as I could, regardless of what might have been around to be found, I no longer would have been an 'easterner' and my detecting sites would be what they have been since mid-to-late '67.

Monte

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Continuing to enjoy my two ORX set-ups. Especially in iron nails.

Monte 412 February 07, 2020 07:47AM

Re: Continuing to enjoy my two ORX set-ups. Especially in iron nails.

Kickindirt 253 February 07, 2020 09:06PM

'Kickindirt', here are my ORX settings and applications.

Monte 278 February 08, 2020 01:20PM

Re: 'Kickindirt', here are my ORX settings and applications.

NWCindy 160 May 07, 2020 12:36PM

Yes, memories are great to have on-hand.

Monte 187 May 07, 2020 03:05PM

winking smiley

UtahRich 163 May 09, 2020 12:27AM

Re: 'Kickindirt', here are my ORX settings and applications.

Kickindirt 233 February 08, 2020 09:11PM

Based on your descriptive reply - - - - -

Monte 210 February 09, 2020 07:33AM

Re: Based on your descriptive, I figured you would say that.

Kickindirt 206 February 09, 2020 12:39PM

Re: Based on your descriptive, I figured you would say that.

Dan'o 211 February 09, 2020 02:14PM

I said the ORX is a D-WOF and you ask: What is a D-WOF?confused smiley

Monte 214 February 09, 2020 07:41AM

Re: I said the ORX is a D-WOF and you ask: What is a D-WOF?confused smiley

D&P-OR 219 February 09, 2020 12:00PM

Did I hear Half-Dime ?

UtahRich 256 February 07, 2020 01:57PM

Re: Did I hear Half-Dime ?

OregonGregg 212 February 09, 2020 09:52AM

Yes, you heard Half-Dime, but I might buy one.

Monte 258 February 08, 2020 08:47AM

Re: Yes, you heard Half-Dime, but I might buy one.

Druid 184 April 18, 2020 02:49AM

Drew, I don't think it woud have been much different.

Monte 190 April 18, 2020 07:45AM

Re: Drew, I don't think it woud have been much different.

Druid 159 April 19, 2020 12:17PM

A double-long detecting day. It's time for a western movie right now!thumbs up N/T

Monte 157 April 19, 2020 07:45PM

Re: A double-long detecting day. It's time for a western movie right now!thumbs up

Druid 148 April 19, 2020 07:55PM

Re: Drew, I don't think it woud have been much different.

D&P-OR 165 April 19, 2020 12:50PM

Re: Del, open rolling hills, Ponderosa Pines & Sagebrush

Druid 155 April 19, 2020 07:53PM



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