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 Forum: BEGINNERS' SECTION   Topic: Here's my question.

 Post subject: Re: Here's my question.
Posted: Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:37 pm 

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It also depends on your hearing as well :g58: some detectors are irritating to some users, if your hard of hearing like me? a machine that as a crisp two way signal can help. The minelabs are brilliant machines, but the explorer range take some getting use to by a beginner, they whistle and squeak a...

 Forum: GPS   Topic: Google Earth Pro Free

 Post subject: Re: Google Earth Pro Free
Posted: Sat Aug 05, 2017 9:39 pm 

Replies: 3
Views: 533

I have had pro on my computer for ages but it was a free download, and no attempt to charge me at all at a later date :g58: I had them both on until recently the normal google earth just vanished off my desktop a couple of weeks back :g43:

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: OOPS..

 Post subject: Re: OOPS..
Posted: Sat Jul 29, 2017 12:20 pm 

Replies: 36
Views: 2480

It makes you wonder just exactly has happened :g43: Is someone £750,000 better off ? Or is it still there somewhere, but like looking for a needle in an haystack :superhappy:

 Forum: BEGINNERS' SECTION   Topic: First Detector for a small woman

Posted: Fri Jul 28, 2017 1:21 pm 

Replies: 4
Views: 771

If you are looking for lightweight around the £200 mark I would suggest the Tesoro range is a good place to start they are very good detectors and the control boxes are very small and light :) But I would,nt rule out e-bay if your after a bargain :g58: http...

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: Fancy a pair of Roman gloves?

Posted: Fri Jul 21, 2017 1:02 pm 

Replies: 0
Views: 543

So thats what they are used for ?

 Forum: BEGINNERS' SECTION   Topic: Detector Purchase

 Post subject: Re: Detector Purchase
Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 2:09 pm 

Replies: 6
Views: 966

Good write up Dave - is the T2 much heavier than the Deus, having never used one. I know one chap at our club that has gone back to a T2 after having a Deus but not sure if he is actually finding any more than he did with his Deus, I will ask him next time I see him? I would say that a T2 would be ...

 Forum: BEGINNERS' SECTION   Topic: Detector Purchase

 Post subject: Re: Detector Purchase
Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 10:10 am 

Replies: 6
Views: 966

Hi, Just after the thoughts of seasoned Detectorists if I may. I've read, read and more read, and soon I'll be buying my first machine, have been looking at the Garrett Ace 250 and then my thinking was to upgrade later to maybe the AT Pro. my question is, is it best to start with a machine, learn a...

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: Handed back to finder?

 Post subject: Re: Handed back to finder?
Posted: Fri May 26, 2017 3:11 pm 

Replies: 11
Views: 1815

The "Sandbach Brooch", as the PAS christened it, was found in 2011 by my good friend and detecting buddy Stan (Lobo) Cooper. It was declared treasure at inquest, went through the system and was disclaimed and returned in 2012, then went to auction. The bidding was opened at £10,000 and th...

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: Handed back to finder....take 2.

Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 8:58 am 

Replies: 1
Views: 921

popsandme wrote:
'Lost ' medieval gold brooch was 'gift from beheaded baron' ... e-39954553

Another one handed back, must be strapped for cash :g43:

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: Handed back to finder?

 Post subject: Re: Handed back to finder?
Posted: Sat May 20, 2017 12:23 pm 

Replies: 11
Views: 1815

i think maybe the present overwhelming amount of detector finds and the lack of money in the museums could mean a lot of nice finds could be getting handed back in the future :g43:

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: Handed back to finder?

 Post subject: Handed back to finder?
Posted: Fri May 19, 2017 11:01 pm 

Replies: 11
Views: 1815

It seems strange something so nice is handed back when I have had badly damaged gold items taken off me :g43: ... field.html

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: Metal detecting helps increase treasure finds

Posted: Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:59 am 

Replies: 3
Views: 1049

Great article :g58: When I started metal detecting I never dreamt I would be handing over treasure items to the museum :g45: But I have on numerous occasions, I was happy just finding Victorian pennies :g58: and my original dream was to find a 1933 penny :g42:

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: Third Series of Detectorists on its way !!

Posted: Sun Apr 02, 2017 7:52 pm 

Replies: 10
Views: 1787

I love this programme I wish it would be as regular as crappy Coronation street or excrutiating painful Eastenders :g58:

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: Gold Roman found in topsoil delivery

Posted: Sun Apr 02, 2017 7:47 pm 

Replies: 10
Views: 1506

April fools or not these things do happen :g58: My detecting buddy Dazz found a gold bracelet in a bag of compost or was it a growbag :g58:

 Forum: LATEST NEWS   Topic: Rare Viking coin found in a Nottinghamshire field

Posted: Sat Mar 04, 2017 8:31 am 

Replies: 25
Views: 4408

Phil ... I lost faith when an american founding fathers coin found near Donny was valued at a million ... which I think went on to fetch £5k at auction. I was a tadge red faced as I had told all my farmers that a £1,000,000 pound coin is a possibility. The finder was a mate of mine and he was stitc...
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