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Treasure Finds 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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Garrett Ace 150
Garrett Ace 150
Garrett Ace 150
Lumber Camp Excavation with Ace 150
My wife and I discovered a turn of the century logging camp in Upper Michigan a few years ago. Using my Garret Ace 150, we got lucky and found the blacksmiths junk pile. She discovered the find of the day tho, a medallion commemorating the 16th Annual Wisconsin Cheese Makers Assoc. convention dated 1908. We confirmed this with the Assoc. (still active) and they WANTED IT! It's still in our possesion!...
Garrett Ace 150
Garrett Ace 150
Garrett Ace 150
I Was Excited When I Got an ACE 150 for Christmas Recently
When I was little I always dreamed of finding buried pirate treasure. So, I was excited when I got an ACE 150 for Christmas recently. This unit has really impressed me with how easy it is to use. I've quickly been able to discern signal variations that accurately and quickly allow me to locate and retrieve metal objects. Much to my surprise and pleasure, at least half of the objects I've found in my own yard have been coins, some probably from my own pocket....
Garrett Ace 150
Garrett Ace 150
Garrett Ace 150
Kayleigh Came Walking Over to Me with a Big Smile
While her mom was registering her at school, my daughter Kayleigh and I took her Garrett ACE 150 to have a look at the woodchips in the playground area. I was swinging on the swing and Kayleigh came walking over to me with a big smile. She handed me a ring. ...