July 2019

I was out on a dig with the UK Metal Detecting Group today near Sherborne.  However, I think I concentrated my efforts on the wrong fields at as by the time I finished I was considering starting a new career as a scrap metal dealer 😁 Working my way up…

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I use the XP Deus metal detector.  Not just because it’s the most technically advanced and adaptable detector on the market, but it’s also the lightest of all the top-end detectors too.  Perfect for using all day without tiring yourself out (and also easy on my shoulder’s rotator cuff injury…

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This is a great program from Stephen Auker, “The Man With The Hat”, for “winkling out” coins, especially really small coins, from a host of cluttered signals.  I use it when I have a “dig or no-dig” type of signal to help make my mind up what to do 🙂…

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This is similar to Gary’s “Ultimate” but based on the preset Deep program instead of Fast.  I liked using ‘Deep’ so tried out “Sonar” and, although it’s taken a bit of time to learn how to use it, I now really like it, especially if there’s coke contamination in the…

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