A straggling few in the metal detecting community are making the rest of the respectful detectorist look bad and it is time to call them out.Let me explain.Recently my wife and I joined a Facebook group for our local county. Unlike most of its type, this particular group is pretty wild to say the least. Let’s just say it is absolutely not kid friendly! My wife and I both … [Read more...] about It Is Time for Some in the Metal Detecting Community Clean up Their Act. Let Me Explain Why.
Although many in the metal detecting hobby don’t care, Tesoro Metal Detectors closed their doors. Actually, this is old news and we are coming up on a year and a half since the company stopped selling metal detectors. So why am I bringing this up now? I guess you could say even with so much time passing it has really been on my mind. This past winter I spent just under 3 … [Read more...] about Tesoro Metal Detectors Still Outperform Newer Detectors – Don’t Overlook a Used Tesoro
Long before Facebook and social media I spent much of my internet time in different metal detecting forums. Over the years I’ve watched many grow out of control and into something I no longer enjoyed being a part of. I literally stopped going to one when they created a forum section to talk like a pirate, NO JOKE! That’s not bad enough for you? What about a section to discuss … [Read more...] about The Detector Prospector Forum
I have had the great opportunity to know Josh for several years. It started with the Buckeye Treasure Hunter forum I built many years back. Josh was a regular member on there but I didn’t really get to know Josh until he called me up one day and I have considered him a friend ever since. Believe it or not I have never met Josh in person, yet he is one of my closest … [Read more...] about Josh Kimmel Fundraiser
Last Thursday I picked up the phone to call Tesoro to check on the status of my request to borrow the Tesoro Outlaw to do articles. It was the first time I spoke with Nathan Jaeger. The conversation started out normal but things quickly changed when I started asking him about Tesoro metal detectors. Suddenly his whole tone changed and you could hear the passion pouring out of … [Read more...] about Nathan Jaeger From Tesoro