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metal detecting for gold in creeks – best device and tips

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creekOne of the most common places to find gold is creeks. There are many ways to look for gold. One of them is to use a metal detector.

What is the best metal detector for creeks?

In order to look for gold in creeks, you do not need a fully waterproof metal detector because creeks are usually shallow. read more

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Can you go metal detecting in the snow?

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metal detecting snowingMetal detecting is an outdoor activity so the best time to do is when the weather is good.

However, some people are so passionate about the hobby that they do not care about the extreme weather conditions.

So, they are ready to go out with their metal detector even if it is freezing cold. read more

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Best metal detector for property pins

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survey pins metal detectorLocating your property markers is very important to avoid problems with neighbors. It is an imperative step before building a new home, installing a fence, a shed…

You can save money by locating them yourself using simple tools like a shovel and a metal detector. read more

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best metal detector for hiking

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man hikingThe best metal detector for hiking should be lightweight and foldable or easy to disassemble so that it fits inside the backpack. I think the bounty hunter 4 is the best affordable option. The lightweight is important so that you do not get tired when swinging a heavy detector for many miles. read more

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Best metal detector for deep coins – Guess what?

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Deep coins detectorIf you are looking for the best metal detector for deep coins. And, you mean by deep something more than 8 inches underground. The answer may surprise you.

Depending on the type of soil and other environmental factors, coins lost 200 years ago won’t sink on the ground more than 8 inches. So, coins don’t sink as deep as many people think. A mid-level affordable metal detector like the Garrett ACE 300 could easily detect coins at this depth. You do not need any fancy expensive model to do that. read more

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Best metal detector for logs

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logs metal detectorYou got a nice log. You started cutting it and then bam! Your tool is damaged because of a metal object inside the log. So you need to find tramp metal before your saw does (this will not be good). A metal detector like the bounty hunter 4 could save a lot of time and money. read more