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Coin hunting on the tilled field

Not so long I’ve found some silver while walking around the tilled field. Why do I like those fields so much? One of the main questions for every digger is “Where to organize the search”? If you’re a newcomer, and have just bought your first detector, willing to try it as soon as possible, I’d recommend you two places: the beach near the river/lake/sea and the tilled field in spring,...

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Nice finds with Fisher F44 – part 1

As I always tell to my friends detectorists – you will always find something with every detector. It’s only a tool, the main decision maker is only you, your detector will only help you to find a good relics or coins, so let’s take a look on Fisher F44, there is a lot of interesting finds posted on Fisher Facebook community, I will only shortly describe it. Thanks to FisherLab...

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One day with Nokta Fors Core

Once my friend called me and said: «Hey, I’ve found one place, where before were the positions of Wehrmacht, we could go and see what we can find there». I didn’t think long and took with myself my new NoktaForsCore to try a new device in the real field conditions. The assembly took long of course – it was the first time, later the assembly took shorter time, but that...

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About searching for war relics

I think that many digging lovers sooner or later start thinking about digging at the places of the military operations, for example, of the World War II times. But before you start digging, I’d offer you to learn couple easy rules. It’s better to dig with a shovel with a long handle, otherwise, if you dig with a short-handled shovel, you can spend really long time opening a next trench,...

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How to use Garrett AT PRO?

Seems that Garrett AT PRO is one of the world’s most popular metal detectors.  There are so many reviews and other materials about it, that I don’t see any reason to make a big review about this device, so I’ll only about several issues, which are useful for every digger. As a semi-professional device, this detector took a special position in its price class. It’s really easy to use, especially...

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How to use Garrett ACE 400i? Video

Already several months passed since at the exibition I had an opportunity to hold the new Garrett detectors, which were created to replace a truly legendary series of elementary level budget devices  Garrett ACE. The guys from Garrett made a huge job and managed to improve an already simple ACE construction, adding many novelties. Soon the new device series will come into the worldwide retail, and we’ll get more photo/video...

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How to use Garrett ACE 200 and ACE 200i? Manufacturer’s videos

A Garrett company continues to make us happy with their new production.  It’s very interesting, when the new GarrettACE 200 and it’s International version, which will change GarrettACE 250 (and ACE 250i), will come to the retail, and how many time will it take for the Chinese craftsmen to put the similar novelties out to AliExpress? Though everybody is laughing from the Chinese fakes, still the Chinese will hardly be...

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NoktaForsCoRe and a real discrimination test!

How often do we watch the discrimination tests? Especially when some new metal detector is released, and the manufacturer together with the retailers immediately start making videos about different tests – discrimination test, some reviews, excavation of a fake treasure e.t.c. But how can you really check your device for the discrimination? Once my friend and I went for a dig, to explore a new location, where are situated the...