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Getting out during the winter

November 19, 2020 12:54PM avatar
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Coinboy
Great tips everyone, but I for one plan on doing some detecting this winter. The ground will be frozen and there will be snow but with my new shovels I got I will really be able to penetrate the frozen ground. I will probably be hunting farm fields this year, because when NEL comes out with a Storm 13x14 for the simplex (my main detector) I will need a place to use it. That way I will still get good depth through the snow. I am too addicted to the sport I could never stop for a whole season!

GLHH Coinboy

Coinboy,

That's great that you have some probable locations to keep you occupied as winters' grip firms up in the next couple months. Over the years I've been able to find similar areas that to the casual observer would appear frozen, but aren't. I've also spent time trying to gain the upper hand on frozen ground with various implements. Lots of effort, so hopefully the target is worthwhile. And there are some targets that due to location and lack of progress vs the frozen ground I have to make note and come back when the ground isn't frozen.

The key for me is to continue to make exploratory trips and test the ground. I keep an old screwdriver in the car just for this. Spending time driving through urban and rural areas and looking through books and old magazines can generate ideas on where to explore with your detector.

Enjoy the Simplex and the coming winter.


Rich

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Clean Up on Aisle 4

UtahRich 280 November 18, 2020 03:38AM

Anyone getting out this winter?

Coinboy 269 November 19, 2020 02:29AM

Getting out during the winter

UtahRich 138 November 19, 2020 12:54PM

"I am too addicted to the sport I could never stop for a whole season!"

Monte 160 November 19, 2020 05:15AM

Re: "I am too addicted to the sport I could never stop for a whole season!"

Coinboy 175 November 19, 2020 08:34AM

Excellent suggestions Rich, and I'll add just two reminders:

Monte 132 November 18, 2020 11:58AM

Re: Excellent suggestions Rich, and I'll add just two reminders:

jmaryt 159 November 18, 2020 07:25PM

j.t., you're welcome to mention any store name on AHRPS Forums. N/T

Monte 127 November 19, 2020 05:17AM

two additional reminders:

UtahRich 139 November 18, 2020 08:19PM

Re: two additional reminders:

jmaryt 134 November 19, 2020 11:44PM

Where and what brand? N/T

Monte 120 November 20, 2020 05:40AM

Is the time of year to stock up Attachments

OregonGregg 144 November 18, 2020 08:17AM

Wrong batteries

UtahRich 143 November 18, 2020 09:52AM

Helping to save the planet. Attachments

OregonGregg 139 November 18, 2020 12:42PM

Re: Helping to save the planet.

D&P-OR 145 November 18, 2020 01:53PM

High-Quality vs Decent-Quality vs Cheapo-Quality battery costs.

Monte 126 November 18, 2020 03:56PM

Re: Speaking of batteries now available is the Attachments

Kickindirt 126 November 18, 2020 04:50PM

Now, for Vanquish owners, that might be very good investment.thumbs up

Monte 129 November 18, 2020 06:26PM

Re: Now, for Vanquish owners, that might be very good investment.thumbs up

Kickindirt 122 November 18, 2020 07:29PM

"Ya Monte they only claim to have a 11 hr run time."

Monte 129 November 19, 2020 04:43AM

Re: "Ya Monte they only claim to have a 11 hr run time."

Kickindirt 125 November 19, 2020 01:23PM

Faster than a V3i ?

UtahRich 132 November 18, 2020 07:20PM

Rich, the power drain is the main issue I have.

Monte 141 November 19, 2020 04:37AM

Re: Faster than a V3i ?

jmaryt 135 November 18, 2020 07:42PM

Re: Speaking of batteries now available is the

D&P-OR 141 November 18, 2020 05:15PM

Re: Del No but Attachments

Kickindirt 131 November 18, 2020 07:07PM

Re: Helping to save the planet.

OregonGregg 131 November 18, 2020 02:59PM

Excuses -

UtahRich 144 November 18, 2020 03:30PM

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OregonGregg 138 November 18, 2020 04:02PM

Powering Up Attachments

UtahRich 123 November 18, 2020 07:06PM

LOL better be careful

OregonGregg 123 November 18, 2020 08:00PM

RNB -

UtahRich 125 November 18, 2020 09:49PM

Re: RNB -

D&P-OR 131 November 18, 2020 09:54PM

RNB -

UtahRich 121 November 18, 2020 11:15PM

Re: Wrong batteries Attachments

EL NINO 136 November 18, 2020 11:38AM

Never seen one like that

OregonGregg 138 November 18, 2020 03:23PM

Re: Wrong batteries

dixiedigger57 132 November 18, 2020 11:41AM

Re: Wrong batteries

EL NINO 131 November 18, 2020 11:47AM



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