Metal Detector Treasure Finds, Pictures and Stories

There are treasure hunters all over the world uncovering incredible finds with a metal detector. Whether you’re new to the hobby, or a seasoned pro, sharing the story behind each discovery is part of the fun and excitement. Check out these treasure finds and stories; some of which are from our very own customers!
What Will You Find?

I Can't Explain This Feeling

I had a lady contact me to help find her watch that was lost while bailing hay in a padock. It fell off while changing the wraper on a round bale machine.

Five months later I went out to the padock and was shown an area of about 400m2. I started while griding the padock thinking this is imposible. Half an hour later much to the disbelieve of the farmer I had the watch in my hand. After cows had trodden in the padock it was as good as new.

I can't explain the feeling of being able to return a $400 watch to the owner. Made me proud. Told her maybe she should get a E-TRAC as I told her of the $600 odd dollars I had also found in local parks. She just smiled and acepted her watch with great pleasure.

Its like a drug I suppose, I look forward to the next challange with my E-TRAC as I know it will out perform the others and give me great satisfaction.

Related Content

More Stories

Have an awesome treasure find or story? Share your finds with us!

Please submit your story to webteam@kellycodetectors.com

When you send us your awesome treasure find, please include the following:

  • Your first and last name.
  • The title of your story.
  • The story of how it happened.
  • What metal detector was used?
  • Up to 4 images of the find. Must be ".jpg" or ".jpeg" files.