Detectors & Equipment Reviews

Teknetics T2 SE detector – initial impressions

If you follow my blog you’ve possibly read my articles on the T2 Classic. When I say Classic I’m not sure that’s correct. This was one of the original T2’s and although it had some age on it I knew the whole life of the detector and in reality it had less than 20 hours of use on it. The T2 had always been stored properly without batteries and in a warm, dry place.  My reason for wanting the T2 is I was needing something here in Texas for parks. I wanted a VDI screen to quickly help let me…

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First Texas lay-offs come as new facility announced

First Texas layoffs and new building A few weeks ago someone on my Facebook friends list was saying how they and several other were laid off from First Texas. For those who might not know, first Texas is made up of Fisher, Teknetics, Bounty hunter and night owl optics that I know of for sure and possibly other products.  You can’t help but feel for the people who were laid off, especially this close to Christmas but what really upset me was just a few days after hearing the news I seen a post on Teknetics Facebook page that said…

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Detectors & Equipment Reviews

A trend in digging tools and shovels

A trend in digging tools and shovels I remember several years back when one of the metal detector manufactures came out with a new hand digger. Not long after it was on the market, one of my good customers who was very loyal to this particular brand, called me up and had to have one. I explained to him that I wouldn’t chance spending my money on something that is so brand new when Predator tools makes the best tools available. Being brand loyal he had to have one so I got one ordered and got it to him when…

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