July 2019

Originally I bought one of those cheap Chinese fake pinpointers, and for a few weeks it worked – not well, but it worked.  Then it got an intermittent fault where it just stopped detecting anything, the light came on when you pressed the button but there was no sound, etc. …

Read More

I was at a dig organised by Southwest Detectorists today, a farm near Halstock that was reputed to have a Roman villa nearby and a medieval trackway running through the site we were detecting.  It was a bit warm and sweaty for a semi-obese slob like me to drag his…

Read More

URL: https://www.ncmd.co.uk/ For only £8.00 per year the NCMD provides it’s members with a host of benefits, and most metal detecting clubs insist on membership. The NCMD seeks the opinions of its membership on matters affecting the hobby as they arise and keeps them informed on developments. The NCMD offers advice…

Read More

This was a dig organised by the UK Metal Detecting group. It ended up being a really hot one so I finally gave in to the extreme heat at 2:00pm and came home. When I first started I thought I’d left the Remote Control for the Deus at home so…

Read More