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Monte

I just looked and next Friday, Saturday and Sunday look mostly sunny and mid-to-upper 40° range in Ogden, so you'll likely find a spot or two to hunt even before Christmas arrives. If so, all the best to you. And if you pluck another 1916-S, try to wish it be a dime ... Mercury type.

Monte

Monte,

Glad you were able to get out yourself and find a few keepers. I think my next trip will be to some place warmer. thumbs up

The 16-S was right near the surface, BUT, there was junk around that I assume was enough to make others miss. The Deus and x35 coil sorted it all out without a hiccup. Where I was hunting was hard frozen at about 5" deep. But a little sunshine can work wonders on South facing areas. cool smiley Once I had a look around this particular area, I could see that I was a late comer to the party so careful hunting was in order.

Of concern to me was a general lack of old metallic trash. This was an old area. Old dirt equals old targets; both trash and treasure. With the construction, a lot of dirt had been moved around so I was on the lookout for 'older' dirt.

Anyways, it isn't always easy to get out in the winter, but when cabin fever temps start getting intolerable, I've been doing this long enough that I know where to go to let off a little steam.



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What to do on a cold dreary December day ? Attachments

OregonGregg 241 December 15, 2019 10:52AM

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Kickindirt 138 December 15, 2019 07:19PM

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OregonGregg 119 December 16, 2019 06:46AM

CORRECTED: Gregg .. Pick your travel and detecting days.eye popping smiley

Monte 138 December 16, 2019 08:50AM

Re: Gregg .. Pick your travel and detecting days.eye popping smiley

WM6 126 December 16, 2019 02:06PM

Sorry. Tired and had the wrong state. It's fixed now. N/T

Monte 111 December 16, 2019 10:31PM

Monte the Time Traveler

UtahRich 135 December 16, 2019 03:32PM

If I could ... I'd have 5 of my current detectors and be back home in Ogden ... 1968.thumbs up N/T

Monte 125 December 16, 2019 10:33PM

Re: Monte the Time Traveler

Kickindirt 121 December 16, 2019 05:44PM

Re: Gregg .. Pick your travel and detecting days.eye popping smiley Attachments

Kickindirt 129 December 16, 2019 11:27AM

Re: Gregg .. Pick your travel and detecting days.eye popping smiley

OregonGregg 114 December 17, 2019 07:56AM

Clicked the wrong state. It's fixed in the original post. N/T

Monte 112 December 16, 2019 10:35PM

Re: Gregg .. Pick your travel and detecting days.eye popping smiley

OregonGregg 119 December 16, 2019 08:58AM

What to do ?

UtahRich 142 December 15, 2019 04:19PM

Re: What to do ?

OregonGregg 116 December 16, 2019 06:37AM

Icons / Easy to use.

UtahRich 116 December 16, 2019 11:04AM

What you got to do!!

Monte 127 December 15, 2019 06:30PM

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UtahRich 131 December 15, 2019 07:42PM

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Remfire 117 December 16, 2019 09:18AM

South facing. . . .

UtahRich 118 December 16, 2019 11:07AM

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Remfire 131 December 15, 2019 03:22PM

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OregonGregg 118 December 16, 2019 06:44AM

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