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XP Goldmaxx Power Field Test By John Lynn

XP Goldmaxx Power Field Test By John Lynn The buying of a detector has always been down to either having heard about it through the grape vine, or reading the reports when a new detector hits the market. Once purchased, a read through the manual, a quick tryout of the machine with a few objects…

Garrett Ace 150 Field Test By Norfolk Wolf

I once used to sell Mazda cars and on one occasion a prospective customer came into the showroom and asked me what they were like. I replied that even if they were rubbish or had faults, did he really think I was going to tell him? My job was to convince him that what he…

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Garrett Ace 250 -Field Test by Norfolk Wolf

Click here to buy Garrett Ace 250 metal detector Before you lot start saying “oh no, not another Garrett” (not that there is anything wrong with them), I would like to explain that I am having a few difficulties in obtaining other detectors to test. The manufacturers and distributors have been approached, but some are…

Weekend Wanderers Rally 2013

Well we’re now all back safe & sound from the Weekend Wanderers Rally held over the weekend. Regton had six members in attendance with a further one from Teknetics and seven from XP all on hand to help, advise & demonstrate. We were largely blessed with decent weather despite a few small showers but only…

Archeologists against treasure hunters

Archeologists are speaking out against treasure hunting and metal detecting, saying it damages key historical traces. “Hobbyists scavenging for ancient treasure or a cache of Roman coins are an increasingly common sight in the UK’s countryside. With some enthusiasts having unearthed thousands of pounds worth of treasure, the lure of heading out with a metal…

The largest Celtic coins hoard Tour

A large Jersey hoard of Roman coins tour Jersey Heritage offer coin hoard tour to help fund conservation The hoard of more than 70,000 Celtic coins was discovered in June 2012 in a Grouville field by pair of  Metal Detector Friends Mr Reg Mead and Mr Richard Miles. The hoard is to believed  the largest Celtic coins…

Metal Detecting for Beginners by Vanessa LeBeau

Metal Detecting for Beginners If you have been to the beach, chances are you have seen someone with a metal detector walking up and down looking for treasure. Treasure hunting has been popular for centuries, and metal detectors have made it possible for enthusiasts to look for treasure wherever they are. Metal detectors can also…