Metal Detecting

Understanding metal detectors: You get what you pay for . . .

March 31, 2022

We get many customers who come in to ask about metal detectors. In their mind they want to get started, but don’t want to invest a lot of money.  When looking online, they see prices under $200, and think that’s doable. Not so fast.  There are a few things to understand about metal detectors to […]

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Stumble Upon Treasure: How to Start Metal Detecting

April 19, 2021

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure. This is just one of the many reasons to get into the art of metal detecting. From gold necklaces and chalices to ax heads, the possibilities are truly endless when it comes to amazing metal detector finds. But before you grab your detector and start treasure hunting, there are […]

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Metal Detecting in Florida: 5 Tips for Beginners

January 11, 2021

Allow me to paint a picture for you. Imagine the treasure of Spanish galleons, pirate warships, and English frigates beneath your feet. A thrilling notion, huh? Well, it’s more than imagination. The beaches and waters of the Florida coast contain some of this massive wealth. It is estimated that several million dollars worth of loot […]

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Legalities Regarding Metal Detecting

August 10, 2020

Recently Hurricane Isaias passed by the east coast of Florida. Some customers came into our store with an interest in doing some metal detecting after the storm passed.  The currents, caused by any storm, churn up the seabed. Lost treasure is sometimes uncovered and washed up onto the shore, ready for discovery. So they stock […]

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5 Metal Detecting Tips to Ensure a Successful Hunt

September 16, 2019

Did you know that metal detectors were invented in 1881, by Alexander Graham Bell, the man best known for inventing the telephone? While metal detectors may not have become quite as widely used as telephones, they’re still a valuable invention for hobbyists and outdoor enthusiasts who love the thrill of the search. However, if you’ve never tried it before, you’ll […]

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