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    It's dangerous to be right when those with a thimbleful of perceived authority are wrong.

    Mar 2012
    Michigan
    White's MXT, DFX, GMT and Fisher F5
    811
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    Metal Detecting

    What is your deepest find?

    Mine was this bell, just dug it at about 10-11"
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    Last edited by Diggit; Mar 28, 2012 at 03:32 PM.

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  3. #2
    us
    Mar 2011
    Chandler Tx
    White's VX3, Garrett AT PRO, Tesoro Cibola
    350
    42 times
    Metal Detecting
    15 inches. 73 penny. Under rotten asphalt too! Used a Tesoro Cibola super tuned and no disc.
    If you ever hit the big one detecting....follow the 3S rule. Shoot. Shovel and Shut up.

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    Charter Member
    us
    Mar 2006
    Boston
    Whites Spectra V3, White's DFX & Garrett ACE 250
    97
    9 times
    Nice find

    My deepest was my avatar which I found on the grouds of a closed church at about 12 inches with my Ace 250.


    HH
    4dcr

  5. #4
    us
    May 2010
    Va
    E-Trac (retired) CTX3030, Double Eagle
    210
    46 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    I found a CW artillery shell at 28 inches give or take and inch, with my E-trac.

  6. #5
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    It's dangerous to be right when those with a thimbleful of perceived authority are wrong.

    Mar 2012
    Michigan
    White's MXT, DFX, GMT and Fisher F5
    811
    121 times
    Metal Detecting
    Quote Originally Posted by pwcguy View Post
    I found a CW artillery shell at 28 inches give or take and inch, with my E-trac.
    DAMN guy! How big was the shell?

  7. #6
    us
    Mar 2010
    46
    4 times
    I found a KG at 11 inches and a CW cuff button at 9.

  8. #7
    us
    "Is that a Geiger Counter?"

    Feb 2006
    South Central Upstate NY in the foothills of the headlands
    '72 RS Kit/Musketeer Advantage with 8" & 10" DD coils/Fisher F75se with 11" DD & 6.5" concentric coils/Sunray FX-1 Probe/Black Widows/Rattler/F-Point/Merlin SXL Pinpointers
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    Old tin pie-plate: 18"

    My almost-proudest was a dime at 10" (measured) beside a river in the mud - a *&$%# 1996 Roosevelt! I could not believe it and invented some new detecting jargon on the spot. This was in a an area that floods and must have silted in. Grrrrr.

    Not too far away I found an Indian Cent that was on the surface - caught on a section of flat shale and the obverse worn to smooth. You just never know.
    America was founded by tough hell-raisers. Rugged citizens who evaded taxes, spoke strongly against tyranny, grew tobacco, brewed beer, distilled spirits, and smuggled weapons. And it will be saved by those same types of citizens.

  9. #8
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    Oct 2009
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    My deepest was also a pie tin at close to 2 feet. I was hoping there was a cache under it, but nothing. My deepest keeper was probably a wheat at about 10-11 inches.

  10. #9
    us
    May 2008
    Wisconsin
    GARRETT GTI 2500, Garrett Infinium
    2,730
    516 times
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    Well, I don't dig license plates, but I did get a Merc at about 11" with my Golden Sabre. Barely a whisper, but a score.
    "A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything." Friedrich Nietzsche

    "You ask where I live. I cannot tell you. I am a Voyageur, a Chicot, sir. I live everywhere. My grandfather was a voyageur; he died while on a voyage. My father was a voyageur; he died while on a voyage. I will also die while en route, and another Chicot will take my place. Such is our course of life."

  11. #10

    Oct 2005
    XLT, Whites D.F., Treasure Baron, Deepstar, Goldquest, Beachscan, T.D.I., Sovereign, 2x Nautilus, various Arado's, Ixcus Diver, Altek Quadtone, T2, Beach Hunter I.D, GS 5 pulse, Searchman 2 ,V3i
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    Iron cannon at over four feet on a fairly stripped beach using a Deepstar P.I. Found another cannon at a later date nearer the low water mark and just couldn't dig it out in time due to tide and sand backfilling the hole. Made shuttering and will have another go at the lowest tides of the year though this year there's around three feet more sand than there was at the time.

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    Charter Member
    us
    MINELAB XS-2 Pro ....... XTERRA 305 ....... EXPLORER SE PRO

    Dec 2003
    S.W. Schuylkill County
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    I would say 12 oz Cone Top beer cans at 3 to 3 1/2 feet.
    Don't remember anything deeper I Actually Pulled out to ID

  13. #12
    us
    May 2010
    Va
    E-Trac (retired) CTX3030, Double Eagle
    210
    46 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Quote Originally Posted by Diggit View Post
    DAMN guy! How big was the shell?
    Heres a picture. It was just a wisper but there was a lot of artillery action so I dug it.
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  14. #13
    us
    It's dangerous to be right when those with a thimbleful of perceived authority are wrong.

    Mar 2012
    Michigan
    White's MXT, DFX, GMT and Fisher F5
    811
    121 times
    Metal Detecting
    SWEET! That's a MONSTER.

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    83+ on the List, One at a time

    Dec 2008
    Ocean City MD Bound
    Viper / Diablo titanium scoops
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ID:	62138718 inch+- on 21 gram United States Senators 18k Gold Ring, 8 inch coil..Excalibur
    18 + on US Silver Dollar..10 inch coil Excalibur..video


  16. #15
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    CASPER

    Jan 2012
    NEW ENGLAND
    WHITE'S XLT, PI PRO, GARRETT 2500, FISHER CZ21s, JW FISHER 8X
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    Honorable Mentions (2)
    found a gigantic RR lock - brass -dated 1864
    was down bout 2 feet - 2 other guys with me saw I had arm in hole
    up to my elbow and said "give up" "its gotta be a deep piece of iron"
    I told them -" i see nice patina green "
    they almost sh#t when they saw it come out
    "Casper" - coincidence -check it out - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casper_(name) -
    Motto = "I try to hit where others cant or others wont "

  17. #16
    us
    Dec 2009
    Rockingham County, NC
    E-TRAC - Tesoro Vaquero
    122
    1 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Probably 10" to 12" on a stand coin..But I will be honest , Just like Casper said above, I have QUIT on some targets and covered the hole back up because I was scared of hitting a gas line or other utilities...
    " He who says he can, and he who says he cant, are both right"

  18. #17
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    Strip Mining Northern California, One Silver Coin at a time...

    Nov 2006
    Santa Rosa, California
    Fisher CZ6, CZ5, Coinstrike, CZ20, Fisher 1280X Tesoro Conquistador, Whites Surfmaster P.I. Fisher1280X, Whites Prizim I with Bigfoot coil, Garrett Pro Pointer
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    This 1906 San Francisco vehicle license was down about 13 inches in S.F. park!
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    Hunting San Francisco Bay Area since 1985

  19. #18
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    Apr 2007
    Gladstone, Michigan
    Garrett GTA 1000 Garrett GTAx 550, Teknetics Delta 4000, Teknetics T2, Teknetics Omega 8000, Garrett AT Junk, Whites Coinmaster GT, Fisher CZ70 Pro
    368
    80 times
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    16-18 inches, a copper celt. Sold to museum.

  20. #19
    us
    Oct 2010
    excal-1000,sov-gt,5900di-pro,gta-1000
    313
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    pocket knives at beach-2 foot deep,, dime at beach--15 inches,, large cents inland--14 inches all with sov-gt with wot coil..

  21. #20
    us
    Feb 2011
    Gladstone, MI
    Whites 5900 Di Pro Sl and Whites Eagle Spectrum Fisher Coinstrike Fisher F70 Whites M6 Garrett 1500 Tesoro Cibola Whites XLT Minelab Quattro Minelab Xterra 50 Fisher Id Edge Tekentics Omega 8000 Whi
    1,351
    200 times
    Coinshooting
    Not sure on trash items, but on a coin 8-9 inches on a wheat penny with the Teknetics Omega 8000.
    Why do they call it "Taking a dump" when you're actually leaving one?

 

 
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