Detecting Equipment

Really, all the equipment you need for metal detecting is a detector and a spade to dig up your finds. However, most people buy a lot more equipment than that.

Here’s a brief look at the Detector and Accessories I use.

I had a mini scare yesterday whilst on a metal detecting dig. I got back to the car for a coffee break and suddenly noticed that the remote control unit for the detector was missing 😲 It must have dropped off in the field…To replace a control unit is over…

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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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As supplied the Deus came with the XP WS4 backphones.  The WS4 Control Unit is removable so able to be used with several accessories.However, I found them uncomfortable and ill-fitting so instead I bought the compatible Quest HD Headphones which fit over-the-ear, and are designed to use the WS4 control…

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