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Magnet Fishing vs Metal detecting (7 Important Differences!)

Magnet fishing and metal detecting are two different activities that have many common points and some differences! I’ve noticed that some hobbyists don’t realize the main difference, that’s why I’ve chosen to address that here. In this Post, I go a quite deep in those differences so you will have a good understanding on what makes each activity unique. Popularity …

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Sluicing vs Metal detecting (7 Important Differences!)

Sluicing and metal detecting are two different activities that have some similarities and several differences! I’ve noticed that some people don’t really realize the difference that’s why I’ve decided to address that. In this article, I go a little bit deep in the differences between those 2 activities so you will have a good understanding on what makes each activity …

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Where Can You Find Old Coins Metal Detecting? (Entire List)

While metal detecting you will find many coins, but most of them will be spendable! However, if you are really serious about targeting old or even antique coins through your detection efforts, then you need to target the right places… Indeed, one of the common places where you can find old coins are old market places where people use to …

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What Should You Do With Metal Detecting Finds? (SOLVED)

Metal Detecting is not only about coming across metallic finds! Indeed, you also need to have a clear idea on what you should do with those finds depending on their type, nature and value. This is exactly what you need to do with your metal detecting finds: Identify them as accurately as possible. Preserve them properly so they won’t lose …

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What Should You Wear While Metal Detecting? (10 Items)

Metal Detecting is one of those activities that require staying outdoors for many hours, sometimes for a full day … So, wearing proper clothing for metal detecting hunts is really important for things like: Comfort Protection And Security In this article, I share about 10 clothing items you should consider while using your beloved metal detector. 1. Thick Jacket Having …

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20 Creative Metal Detecting Gift Ideas for Hobbyists!

Do you have a family member or a dear friend who is a metal detecting enthusiast? If so, I believe it would be a great idea to offer him a gift related to this hobby … Believe me, this will be one of the best gifts would could possibly offer to him/her. Below a list of 20 possible gift ideas …

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Does Metal Detecting Burn Calories? How Much Calories?

Before anything, metal detecting remains a physical activity that will have a big positive impact on your well-being … But, does it go the point of burning significant amounts of calories? Yes, metal detecting can burn calories in a healthy way. Because this activity involves different moves and physical activities like long walks, swinging the machine, digging as well as …

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Best Places to Find Gold Metal Detecting! (Examples & Tips)

Go and ask any metal detecting hobbyist (whether he is a beginner or advanced) on what is the target he is looking for the most, 99 times out of 100 he will tell you “Gold”! However, this is not easy, it is rather challenging … Indeed, the most challenging part when it comes to finding gold is figuring out the …

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Are Cheap Metal Detectors Any Good? (Explained & Solved)

There is a common misconception that cheap metal detectors are worthless and won’t help you find anything of a value. For anyone who knows something about metal detecting, he can easily recognize that this is not true at all! Indeed … Cheap metal detectors are good enough to help you find metallic targets buried underneath the ground. Those metallic targets …

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Metal Detecting Stories (Real Stories from Real People)

How many metal detecting and treasure hunting stories have you heard over the years? I am not sure but probably dozens! Am I right?! Those stories are really exciting and I always love hearing & reading about them!! To be honest, I thought a long time about putting together a Post like this where I share real stories of detectorists …