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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 GTI 1500
Garrett GTI 1500
Garrett GTI 1500
20 Coins and Three Rings in 2 Hours!
I purchased my Garrett GTI 1500 just over 4 weeks ago. I had used metal detectors in the past and I finally bought my own. I live on the Gulf Coast of Alabama. My first weekend and two weekends after I hunted on local beaches. I found quite a few coins and some non expensive jewelry. In the next couple of weeks I hunted at an old house and a local swimming hole. In all I found over one hundred coins some more rings and other metal items. Just last Sunday morning I hunted for 2 hours and found 20 coins and three rings. One of which was silver with the center stone missing. I am very pleased with Garret's GTI 1500. I am having more success that I thought possible. The attache...
Garrett GTI 1500
Garrett GTI 1500
Garrett GTI 1500
Found Lost Hearing Processor for Young Boy
I have heard a lot of treasure stories about people having great finds. In fact, several years ago I sent you an article about a $9,500 diamond ring I found. Well, I have another interesting happening this last spring of 2009. I have been rather busy so just got around to sending you the story. I live in Northern Vermont so the treasure hunting season is confined to warm weather; however, the first week of February, 2009 an interesting thing happened. One morning I was at my Ace Hardware store getting a few needed items when I saw this young woman at the register buying a metal detector. I couldn't help but ask her if she was getting ready for warm weather and dete...