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    Jun 2012
    Yorba Linda
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    Quick Sand techniques?

    Working the surf last and got a nice round faint signal. So I dug. After about 9 inches or so the sand turned to quick sand. The signal was still there and still faint. So I dug more. The damm thing just kept sinking. I walked away to other targets after 20 minutes. Aside from digging a huge wide hole and jumping in does anybody have a clever technique for this sort of thing (I was using a caged sand scooper)?

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    What size? Mine is 8.5" wide, 6" high and can moved a lot of sand quickly.
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  3. #3

    Jun 2012
    Yorba Linda
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    I'm using a beach scooper with a 34" handle

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    Jul 2009
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    Get a backhoe and really move some earth



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