I love metal detecting, and while using a metal detector is not exactly a dangerous hobby, there are some things to take into consideration to make sure you stay safe while you are outdoors and digging for targets. Today I wanted to share some basic tips to help you stay safe while outside metal detecting and prevent a lot of common problems metal detectorists can sometimes … [Read more...] about Metal Detecting Safety: 13 Ways to Stay Safe
Metal Detecting Tips & Resources
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Want to be a better metal detectorist? Start writing down everything in a metal detecting record log to keep track of all of your adventures! I find it super helpful to be able to remember the details like where I go, what I find, what kind of gear I use, and any other notes about targets I discover. This is especially true for locations I like to go to often! Today I … [Read more...] about Metal Detecting Record Log Free Printable
Shopping for a metal detector? Wondering what brand is right for you? Learning about the different metal detector brands and manufacturers is very helpful for beginners and seasoned metal dectectorists alike! To help you in your research, we've created this resource of all the different metal detector manufacturers and brand names so you can find the best metal detector for … [Read more...] about Metal Detector Brands & Manufacturers
Metal detecting at the beach is one of my MOST favorite places to metal detect. Whether you go treasure hunting at saltwater or freshwater beaches, there's a lot of potential to find all sorts of things. Today we'll share some tips for how to metal detect at the beach, plus our recommendations for some of our favorite tools & detectors. 23 Beach Metal Detecting … [Read more...] about Metal Detecting at the Beach
Today the temperature climbed to a balmy 53 degrees F with sunshine, so when my daughter asked me what I wanted to do today, you know the answer was to go metal detecting! My daughter then asked me if we could go to the park to metal detect. I would have loved to take her to the park near us that allows metal detecting. but I reminded her that we had a different kind of … [Read more...] about Metal Detecting in My Own Backyard: First Hunt of the Season 2019