Metal Detector Treasure Finds, Pictures and Stories
CTX 3030 Scores the Trifecta!
The first picture is of the four keepers I found today. Lots of modern coins. But only the three old coins and nice piece of gold jewelry.
The picture with the dime shows how deep it was buried. I pride myself on being very good at pinpointing. And this target is a perfect example of how accurate I was. I cut a plug with about a 5 inch diameter, 5 inches deep.
Scanning the hole, I realized it was still in the ground. I pulled another 4 inches of dirt from the hole and the dime was stuck to the bottom of the plug. Not a real valuable find. But at todays prices, silver is always welcome. And to have found it at an honest 9-inches WOW!
The third picture shows the gold locket still in the ground. It rang in as a 12/36 and was about 8 inches deep.
By the way, I was running the stock coil, Modified Coin Program, Auto +2 Sensitivity, Combined audio with some minor adjustments to the parameters, Fast ON, Deep OFF, Ferrous-Coin, Ground Balance OFF.
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