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Brain Food Vol. 12: Gold Purity

To understand gold, you have to address it in layers, since there are so many aspects of it. In our last Brain Food blog, we discuss the different types of gold in gold jewelry. Now, we are going to have a shorter discussion on “gold purity” or a guide on measuring the pureness of gold. … Continue reading »

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Silver Treasure Found On German Baltic Island!

In the Baltic Sea, on the German island of Ruegen, 1,000 year old treasure linked to the time of the Danish king Harald Gormsson have been found. According to the source, the treasure discovered included rings, silver coins, pearls and bracelets. This is seen as the biggest amount of coins found in the southern Baltic … Continue reading »

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Listen To This SoundCloud Clip And Win!

Are you ready to win a neat #treasurehunting prize? Listen to this clip from Sound Cloud and tell us which metal detector or detector brand you think it is in our new contest! We will pick one person to win this new book, “The Reale Deal: Metal Detecting The Florida Treasure Coast”! By Fred Banke! This is a wonderful resource and … Continue reading »

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See Underground Metals In Real Time!

Technology is ever changing in the metal detecting world. You have to admit, it’s come a very long way. Everything from the features down to the materials. It’s all about making YOUR experience the best! The most recent update to a long line of standouts is the new, Nokta INVENIO machines. These are smart detectors … Continue reading »

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Twin Brothers Find Medal While Detecting!

Twin brothers Mike and Mark Mangham have always done so many neat things together. Mike has always wanted to try detecting and got his brother Mark into it. Mike’s first find was a pocketwatch. Both of them having been hunting for 5-6 years and are hooked! The more they find, the more they want to … Continue reading »

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Learn More About Metal Detecting On Farms!

Have you seen what’s new on our other blog, listed on our website? In this one, we talk about metal detecting on farms. These places have even more potential for treasure than you realize and we talk about how YOU can find the most! Here’s a short sample: Finds From Workers- “Farming is one of … Continue reading »

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Enter The Rush For Relics Giveaway!

t’s time for our…Rush For Relics, SuperBowl Giveaway!! You could #win a Nokta FORS Relic machine! To commemorate the event, we are giving you the chance to #win a great relic detector, the #Nokta FORS Relic!! (a $799.00 value). Did you know Minneapolis is part of one of the oldest settlements in the mid-west? That’s even before the French arrived! That’s … Continue reading »

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This Treasure Hunter Found Amazing Things From A Spanish Galleon!

Treasure hunter J. Herbert “Herbo” Humphreys Jr lead a very adventurous life. Even though he had passed this world, we wanted to share some amazing things that he did. He used a ship known as The Beacon to find shipwrecks. One of the most successful techniques he used to find them was known as blowing holes. … Continue reading »

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Check Out This Treasure Hunter!

There are many great places to go metal detecting. In fact, we like to tell others to go to places where people gather or have gathered a lot. For example, parks, colleges and churches. Treasure hunter Trevor Ponte loves to hunt at old churches where people have gathered for decades. He said, “In Fairhaven there … Continue reading »

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New Roman Shipwrecks Found Off This Greek Island

Last December, off the coast of the Greek island of Naxos, a shipwreck was found at a depth of 100 meters. Naxos was once known for their high quality marble exports. Now, it’s a popular place for vacations. As pointed out by Newsweek, the archaeologists were shocked because it’s rare to find a shipwreck at … Continue reading »

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