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Re: That's been hunted out!!!!!!

October 07, 2020 04:39AM
I thrive on so called hunted-out places! Last week, using a 30 year old metal detector - my favorite - I dug a silver filigree ring, three wheat cents, a bunch of clad and a 1901 Indian Head cent - all from an old “hunted-out” fairgrounds. I do this over and over again. Why? Because I use a really great metal detector and know how and where to use it. You don’t need to use the same detector as I, just use what you have but really get to know it. Take your time when searching. Be patient and persistent. I often spend hours searching very small sections of land. It can pay-off as many detectorists search way too fast and do a bad job of overlapping and investigating weak and broken signals. The above mentioned 1901 Indian Head cent was but 2-inches deep, but next to iron. It had to be “hit” from just the right search angle to be heard. I often “walk-around” an “iffy” signal to see if I can get a clean response. Many times it works.
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That's been hunted out!!!!!!

Senior Deacon 75 September 28, 2020 07:02PM

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Mon Valley Searcher 45 October 07, 2020 04:39AM

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Timbertodd 39 October 07, 2020 05:17AM

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NWCindy 53 September 29, 2020 11:18AM

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Senior Deacon 46 September 29, 2020 05:24PM

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NWCindy 42 September 30, 2020 08:25AM

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Senior Deacon 42 September 30, 2020 02:47PM

Senior Deacon, those are very good things for all to consider.

Monte 50 October 02, 2020 03:10AM

Re: Senior Deacon, those are very good things for all to consider.

Senior Deacon 39 October 04, 2020 03:37AM

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NWCindy 35 September 30, 2020 08:02PM

The Five Points you listed are all equally important.

Monte 61 September 29, 2020 05:48AM

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Timbertodd 47 September 28, 2020 07:12PM



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