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Kellyco's Online Metal Detector Library

Are you an aspiring treasure hunter looking for a few places to hunt? Searching for where to start? Or, are you an experienced gold prospector that wants to find a creative area to find those gold flakes? If you fall into any category of novice detectorist to gold ring recovery expert - this unique section of Kellyco is for you!

 

A Letter from Our Founder Stu Auerbach : To All My Fellow Detectorists -
-   An opportunity to donate your metal detector finds to the Kellyco Showroom Museum.


New Garrett Detector Series Announcement
-   Garrett just announced the much-anticipated additions to its top of the line metal detectors.


Welcome to Kellyco - Visit our Showroom!
-   Learn about Kellyco Metal Detectors and take a virtual tour of our super store!


History of Kellyco
-   Take a look into the history of Kellyco Metal Detectors over the past 60+ years.


Top Five Questions to Ask Before Buying a Metal Detector
-   Every metal detector user has pondered these!


Treasure Finds / Stories
-   Treasure stories and finds from metal detectorists and customers of Kellyco.


Compare Your Metal Detector Before You Buy
-   Compare up to five metal detectors! The features of each detector will be listed side-by-side for you to compare!


Video Library
-   Informative videos to help you learn and become a better detectorist.


Metal Detector & Product Reviews
-   Reviews by you, our customers, on our many detectors, accessories and more.


Field Test Reports
-   Informative testing and reporting on functionality and effectiveness of metal detectors.


Metal Detecting Clubs
-   Featured Metal Detecting & Treasure Hunting Clubs from each state. Find one near you!


Kellyco Events
-   Features All Upcoming Kellyco Metal Detector Events. Look for an Event coming near you.


FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions & Answers on Metal Detecting
-   Everything from operation to search coils, headphones, batteries and more!


History of Metal Detectors
-   Learn about the first metal detector prototype, the men and the technologies that helped shape the modern metal detector.


Metal Detecting Terminology
-   An A to Z source for all words related to metal detecting.


Now What: You Bought a Metal Detector, What's Next?
-  With these tips, the novice detectorist can be busy for quite a while!


Top Places to Start Metal Detecting
-   Comprehensive guide on the top areas to start your search for treasure!


Can I Metal Detect in My State Park?
-   Are you allowed to metal detect in your state park? Here's some info. When in doubt, ask first!


Best Security Wand Metal Detectors
-   Learn about different types of security wands, their features and which one best fits the security needs the situation.


Garrett AT Pro vs. Garrett AT Gold
-   Compare these top models from Garrett and see which one might be best for you.


The Best Two Box and Deep Metal Detectors
-   Explore the possibilities that come from using a two box, professional metal detector.


Best Sand Scoops for Metal Detecting
-   What to consider when choosing a scoop. The right scoop allows targets to be recovered much faster and with greater ease.


EXcelerator Search Coils
-   Information about the multiple benefits and technology behind EXcelerator search coils.


Gold Panning and Metal Detecting with the Gold Rush Nugget Bucket
-   Information all about the one of the best new products in gold panning - the Gold Rush Nugget Bucket!


Gold Detectors - What's the Difference and Do You Need One?
-  The price of Gold is going up, up, up! And the more us detectorist find, well, the sooner our machines are paid for!


Hunting Diamonds and Gemstones with a Metal Detector
-   Tips on what to look for when out searching for diamonds and gemstones!


Find a Fallen Star - Everything You Need to Know about Meteorites!
-  The who, what, where, when and why of finding a fallen star!


10 Good Reasons to Own a Metal Detector
-  Good for your health, fun, family oriented - our list has extended to almost twenty!


12 Ways To Find Older Areas To Hunt
-  The older they are the more valuable and interesting your treasure will be!


25 Best Metal Detecting Sites
-  A thorough list of the top sites for any treasure hunter!


Treasure Hunters Code of Ethics
-  Things to keep in mind while treasure hunting!


Garrett's Three "Be's" of Treasure Hunting
- Charles Garrett, master treasure hunter and author, offers basics for beginners.


Best Metal Detectors For Finding Gold
-   Gold Detecting Tips From A "Pro".


Metal Detectors Can Make You A Successful Park Hunter
-   Steps showing how to become a great park hunter written by Bill Paxton.


Best Metal Detectors For Finding Coins
-   Steps showing how to become a great coin hunter written by Bill Paxton.


Best Metal Detectors For Finding Relics
-   Steps showing how to become a great relic hunter written by Andy Sabisch.


Best Metal Detectors To Use In Cities
-   Information on how to become a great urban treasure hunter written by Bill Paxton.


Best Metal Detectors To Use On A Beach
-   Information on how to become a great salt water hunter written by Bill Paxton.


Best Metal Detectors For Fresh Water Beaches & Lakes
-   Information on how to become a great beach hunter written by Andy Sabisch.


Best Metal Detectors For Coin Hunting
-   Information on what metal detectors work best for coin hunting.


Best Tools & Methods To Recover Your Finds
-   Information on how to thoughtfully recover targets keeping the environment 
and the target itself in mind written by Bill Paxton.


Beach Hunting Tips From A Successful Detectorist
-   Look For The Best Places To Hunt!


Best Metal Detector Information For New Owners
-   Information on on how to successfully test your metal detector!


Cleaning Tips for Metal Detector Finds
-   Includes methods to clean coins without causing damage.


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