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!
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Recently a friend of mine invited me to hunt an area he had been hunting for the past few years. He felt like he had recovered most of the things that could be found with a standard 12" coil. After we arrived at the location we discovered it was an old home site. I began searching the area using using my 1266x and the 12" Hot Head Coil. After finding several old pieces of iron hinges and farm tools that were 18" to 20" deep, I began walking back to my truck and received a clean signal that was "relay deep". After digging down approx. 2 ft, I retrieved the crown you see here which was sitting on top of a small leather purse that was decayed.I kept digging for another 45 minute...
I got a chance to do a little land fishing with the 12 inch coil for the fisher 1270.I found some old school board land that has never been hunter in Loranger Louisiana .This place is really grown up .There was not a lot of trash as i thought it would be.The coil hunts good as long as you don't run the sen all the way up. With my 8 or 10 inch coil I can run the sen all the way up.I was still finding coins at 7 to 11 inches deep with the sen at 3/4 up.If i try to run the sen more than that i get all kind of noise.My first day i did ok I found a coupel old quarters,pennies and canada coins. The first quarter you see was found 11 inches deep inside of a coin pouch.pennie...