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How to Test your Metal Detector Coil? (Simple Tips)

When you buy a new metal detector, the first thing we usually tend to pay attention to is the control box, what options it offers and how user-friendly it is … While this is an important part of the machine, you need to understand that metal detector coil is probably the most critical part. In other words, you need to …

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How to Clean your Metal Detector Effectively? (Simple Tips)

Cleaning in metal detecting is often associated with your finds, as most hobbyists are always looking for safe and effective ways to clean their finds, especially the most valuable ones to preserve them (By the way, I’ve written this helpful guide on how to clean your finds) … However, most of hobbyists hardly pay any attention to their metal detector, …

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10 Important Things You will Need for Metal Detecting

Metal detecting is one of those hobbies where you need to be pretty well equipped. Obviously a metal detector is your main tool, but you would need others to help enhance your metal detector performance, to protect your machine, to protect yourself as well as to leverage your digging efforts … In this article, I list about 10 things you …

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How do Metal Detectors Help Soldiers? (3 Different Ways)

This article is only for educational purposes. Indeed, I am not a soldier and I’ve never been one, all I’ve done here is doing my research to learn how metal detectors can actually help soldiers in their mission and share this information with you! Hopefully this will give you more perspectives on what metal detectors are really capable of! 3 …

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8 FUN Things to do with your Metal Detector …

The least we can say about metal detecting is that it is a fun hobby! Of course, the general principle here is to go out there, swing your metal detector in areas you think you can find something valuable and hope for the best … However, there are many ideas that can make the hobby really fun! In this article, …

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Can You Find Treasure with a Metal Detector? (Explained)

Metal Detecting is usually associated with treasure hunting, some do even anticipate those being the same activity with slightly different intents … While that’s probably true in some sorts, the most reliable statement is that metal detecting is a hobbyists activity that can well be turned into a real treasure hunting quest as far as you know what you are …

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Can Metal Detectors Find Arrowheads? (Simply Explained)

Detectorists aren’t only interested in highly valuable metals like gold, some of them (including me) are interested in old arrowheads artifacts as well! Of course, these not only hold some value but also will serve great for antique objects collectors. Now, the challenge is whether it is possible to find arrowheads or not and how you can find them. This …

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How Gold Metal Detectors Work? (Explained with Examples)

Gold detectors are nothing but a metal detector where the manufacturer has added additional features and settings that help finding precious metals like Gold … However, it is still very important even for hobbyists like us to understand how these machines work. Having such understanding will help you get the most out of it so you can, hopefully, end up …

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Can Metal Detectors Detect Gold? (Explained with Examples)

Ask any metal detectorist out there on what he would love to find the most with his machine! 99.9% of them will tell you “Gold” with no hesitation and the 0.01% who won’t, will probably say Diamond … Since this is the case, I thought it would be extremely helpful for hobbyists out there even beginners, to know whether their …

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How to Properly Set Sensitivity on a Metal Detector?

Even if you’ve got a metal detector with great sensitivity capabilities, you still need to know how to set this feature to make the most out of it … Indeed, setting the sensitivity depends on many factors like the expected targets, ground conditions, amount of trash around as well as many other factors! This article helps you with the most …