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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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Solid Tone Reveals an 1851 3 Cent Silver Piece
I am writing this letter to express my extreme satisfaction in you great selection of products that you offer. I purchased my first metal detector, a Bounty Hunter Sharp Shooter II online from Kellyco on 101104. In the few months that I've had it I've been very pleased with the items I've found....
Cobra Beach Magnet
Cobra Beach Magnet
Cobra Beach Magnet
Gold Nugget found with Cobra
First time I used the Cobra Beach Magnet was on a trip to Montana in a creek and found a gold nugget approximate value $600.00....
Tesoro Cibola Metal Detector
Tesoro Cibola Metal Detector
Tesoro Cibola Metal Detector
moms backyard
Just started detecting this year. went to alot of parks turned up a lot of clad coins. found a old copper ring and a meteorite....
White's Spectra V3i
White's Spectra V3i
White's Spectra V3i
Coins i found in my yard
I have been metal detecting for a long time. i had a old whites gold master detector and thought i had recovered i thought all the coins in my yard. my house is over 100 years old . i bought a whites spectrum and since then i found over 150 coins in my yard a long with two gold rings....
Garrett GTI 2500 Pro
Garrett GTI 2500 Pro
Garrett GTI 2500 Pro
My GTI 2500 did not let me down
Me and a friend went to the county park to do a little Metal detecting like normal, And I got in the local news paper. My Gti 2500 did not let me down....
White's DFX 300
White's DFX 300
White's DFX 300
THE ONE I HAVE BEEN LOOKING FOR
After one year with my dfx 300,i can say i am a hooked.With 13 gold finds these past six months,i am amazed.Using the custom coin and jewelry,and making a few changes ,i have 27 silver coins,over 100 sterling silver finds,and as i mentioned ,tweaking the discrimination,now on the way with gold....
Minelab CTX-3030 Standard-with Wireless Headphones
Minelab CTX-3030 Standard-with Wireless Headphones
Minelab CTX-3030 Standard-with Wireless Headphones
My first diamond ring with the CTX 3030
I have been detecting for a little over a year on the beaches of Florida. I would post pictures of my finds on my Facebook.One day, my son commented on one of my pics that I should get a Minelab CTX 3030. He said I would find more gold. So I went and checked out the 3030 and decided to buy one. I hit the beach as soon as I got it....
Garrett AT Pro
Garrett AT Pro
Garrett AT Pro
Classring found after 54 yrs.
I was hunting with my AT-Pro around January 2012 and located a classring from a defunct Highschool. Thru a series of connections I was able to locate the owner. She informed me that she had lost the ring just before she was to graduate in 1958....
Fisher 1280x
Fisher 1280x
Fisher 1280x
Just Enough Lead To Float the Hobby!
I bought my Fisher 1280X water detector about 3 weeks ago from Kellyco. I have been a customer since 1979 when I bought a Bounty Hunter Red Baron. Over the years, I have had the privilege to hunt sites that many people could never get permission to hunt. Back in "The Day" I regularly came home with 3 or 4 Civil War Buckles, 4 or 5 bombs, buckets of bullets, etc. My best finds were 2 complete Flat-Nose 3" USA Hotchkiss shells, a CSA rectangle, a medieval battle axe, and a pit full of dead German soldiers in Kiev. ...
Garrett Ace 250
Garrett Ace 250
Garrett Ace 250
My First Silver Coin
I bought the Ace 250 about 2 months ago. I really only have to time hunt after work before the sun sets, or on the weekends. Last week I was hitting the park across from my apartments, and had dug up 2 wheaties from the early '20's. I was swinging away when I got a solid sounding signal...