Featured Test Team Member – Greg Pickens

Kellyco is proud to showcase our official “Test Team” members in this new spotlight series. You can expect to see everything from tips and tricks, to witness the excitement as these detectorists unearth history’s lost treasures. If you like what you see don’t forget to like, subscribe, and follow.


Greg Pickens – Finding America

Greg Pickens has been metal detecting since 1979. He began detecting while he lived at Fort Huachuca, an old Indian Wars cavalry post in Arizona. It was a fantastic place to be a 12-year-old and to dig relics and coins from the days of the US Cavalry.

Greg immediately became addicted to detecting, and soon afterward moved to Germany, where he hunted for the next six years, digging up Roman, Medieval, and World War II artifacts and coins. While he was in Germany, he got a Garrett Freedom II metal detector from Kellyco!

Since then, he has been detecting nonstop all over the United States.


Greg’s Gear

 

Detector  
Minelab Equinox 800

Minelab Equinox 800 Metal Detector

The EQUINOX 800 Metal Detector redefines all-purpose detecting for beginners to serious enthusiasts.

$899.00

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Pinpointer
Garrett Pro-Pointer AT Waterproof Pinpointer

Garrett Pro-Pointer

All-Terrain Pinpointer Waterproof up to 10 Feet. 9″ Long, Has a Frequency of 11.5kHz.

$127.46

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Additional Coil
Minelab15″ DD Smart Coil

Minelab 15" DD Coil

Waterproof 15″ search coil from Minelab. Designed for the Equinox 800. Coil cover included

$239.00

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Shovel
Radius Root Slayer Nomad

Radius Root Slayer

 

Certified to be more than 150% stronger than comparable tools. Comes with a lifetime guarantee.

$39.99

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Digger
White’s Digmaster

White's Digmaster

7.25″ double-serrated blade with an orange comfort grip handle.

$39.95

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Pouch
White’s Utility Pouch

White's Utility Pouch

 

Designed with ballistic nylon, reinforced seams, heavy-duty zipper pulls, and large pockets. Built for years of use.

$24.95

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Watch Greg’s Latest YouTube Video!


 

Interested? Have questions? Email us at [email protected] and we’ll be happy to assist.

 

About The Author
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Jenna is new to the metal detecting community. Although new to the hobby, her passion for exploring and outdoor adventure has been a lifelong interest.