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!
What Will You Find?

Quick Work With the Excalibur II

Purchased a Minelab Excalibur II on July 17th 2010.

I have been out seven times with it for a total of about 20 hours and have found over 400 coins, including two Buffalos and a 1956 Rosy. My first platinum ring and these gold rings.

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