Although I consider myself more of a relic hunter, spending most of my time metal detecting in fields and woods I still metal detect houses from time to time. When I started detecting the first two years I mostly detected old houses and homesteads. This article is pretty specific to metal detecting older houses, I am talking about houses that were built before modern … [Read more...] about Tips for Metal Detecting Old Houses
Often times, people who are wanting to get into metal detecting fields, yards and parks never think to budget in some essential items they will need besides the metal detector. Other times they decide to just buy a cheap metal detector because it will get them by. Having the right metal detector for field, yard and or park detecting also the right accessories will make the … [Read more...] about What to Consider When Buying a Metal Detector
The following letter has been making its way across social media since yesterday: June 18, 2020 To our valued White's Dealers- This is a very difficult message to write, but the time has come for retirement from White's Electronics. We are suspending manufacturing operations at our Sweet Home facility while we re-evaluate the future of the company. It is never easy to … [Read more...] about Is This the End of Whites Metal Detectors?
Many years ago when I discovered the internet, It wasn’t long after that I discovered a metal detecting forum. I spent a lot of my free time in that forum learning all things metal detecting. Reading posts about, what metal detectors people were using, what kinds of things they were finding and even met some detector buddies. A forum is a place to share and store information … [Read more...] about All Metal Mode Metal Detecting Forum
Recently I was able to get together with a few friends including Gypsy Jewels who was using a prototype of the Garrett Apex. Our good friend Mr. Dennis Wynne lined up a great piece of property here in Texas that consisted of a rock wall corral and a house that dated back to sometime in the mid 1800’s. Although the finds were surprisingly slim, being at such a cool historical … [Read more...] about My Experience with the Garrett Ace Apex