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Congrats on getting out for some detecting!

February 28, 2017 01:37PM avatar
Any added excitement on that 1909 Wheat-Back, such as 'S' mint-mark with the 'VDB' designers initials? Any 1909 cent can always get our hopes up!

I've had to make drives over to Idaho from here in Vale, Oregon in order to find any snow-free areas to hunt. It has been a very record-setting winter for this region and a warm, dry spring can't arrive soon enough so we can be snow-free and get out hunting around here.

When I see posts like yours I am always glad to see folks are getting out hunting and enjoying this great sport. Then I wonder what general area they are in? What detector and coil were they using? What settings were used? Was this a detector they have had for a while, or is it a new detector to them an they are just getting out to enjoy learning it?

Let's hope we all have ample detecting opportunities in 2017.

Monte

"Your EYES ... the only 100% accurate form of Discrimination!"


Stinkwater Wells
~ Trading Post ~

A place to share fond memories of old alkali desert favorite sites in Utah, Nevada, and Eastern Oregon and other detecting travels. To rendezvous with fellow detectorists and trade experiences from our metal detecting adventures, opinions on a variety of old and new detectors, share detecting techniques, and discuss potential hunt sites.

My Regular-Use Detectors:
Nokta: Impact w/5" DD, Impact w/5X9½ DD, Relic w/5" DD, Relic w/5½X10 Concentric, CoRe w/'OOR' and CoRe w/7X11 DD
Tesoro: Vaquero, Bandido, Bandido II µMAX, Silver Sabre µMAX each w/6" Concentric and Mojave w/7" Concentric

Other Specialty Use Detectors from:
Compass, Makro and Nokta
Note: Detectors are listed alphabetically by Brand, NOT in my order of preference for use. Additional search coils on-hand in accessory bag.

Pinpointers: Using Nokta and Makro Pointers.
Headphones: Using the Killer B 'Hornet'.

*** All working well today to make memories for tomorrow. ***


monte@stinkwaterwells.com
monte@ahrps.org
(503) 481-8147
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Couple hours this afternoon Attachments

Goondock 131 February 28, 2017 12:46AM

Re: Couple hours this afternoon

Kickindirt 103 March 01, 2017 12:43AM

Congrats on getting out for some detecting!

Monte 106 February 28, 2017 01:37PM



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