I have been an avid land hunter for 35 years but after detecting an old beach area and shallow water, my views are changing about detecting! My friend Sonny invited me down for some water detecting and I made the 250 mile drive to detect. I have tried water detecting on and off over the years with not much luck. My luck would change as both me and Sonny were using the Fisher CZ-20's and made some awesome finds.
We detected for two days in the water for a total of about 8 hours. Our finds consisted of class rings from 1929, 36 and 37, silver and gold bands, walking liberty halves, standing liberty quarters, buffalo nickels, v nickel, mercury dimes, wheat's cents, token...
Well known campsites in the coastal areas of George and South Carolina are often considered hunted out. But I have proof that hunted out is nonsense!
I have found an impressive amount of American Civil War relics with my new, Fisher CZ metal detector from Kellyco. All were found in areas that have been pounded by those who consider themselves Pros and use every type of metal detector imaginable.
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But thanks to the added depth of the new, 10 search coil for the Fisher CZ-3D, I was able to find some truly amazing relics. You can see from my pictures that most of these relics were left from the Civil War - Buttons, belt buckles,...
Fisher's CZ-6A has been one of the best machines I've owned and helped me recover upwards of 400 buttons!
As a retired real estate broker I didn't have much interest in treasure hunting, but a friend of mine introduced me to the hobby and I've been metal detecting for about 15 years now. My favorite place to search is beaches and private property, since I live in Cape Coral, Florida, the beaches are easy to get to.
My favorite find to date was found while I was searching private property. I was with my hunting buddy, Jerry Cooper, and hunting with only my CZ-6A and a relic shovel. I've used this detector for six years, so I know it very well....