Recent content by maverick06

  1. ID of trash.... chemical?

    Thanks for the tips everyone. Who knows. Personally I am guessing its old paint. Not sure. This yard has been interesting, got the detector to clear nails. Well the last roofer left every nail in the universe in the yard (yay), lots of trash from construction. Clearly a few fire pits (melted...
  2. ID of trash.... chemical?

    Location: about 12" down, in the backyard of my house. The house was built in the 1950's. Prior to that it was a large property owned by someone who raised horses. Unknown if this area was used for anything. Hilly area of the philadelphia suburbs. Found: Rusted metal. Metal appears to be very...
  3. Free Micronta 4003 (Radio Shack) Metal Detector

    detectors are gone, donated to the Pennsylvania landfill....
  4. Eurotek Pro modification to fix PinPoint mode

    I know this is an older thread, but my somewhat older eurotek pro has the same problem, really annoying. I found myself mashing the pinpoint button to get it to work, with obviously no benefit. Sadly the pinpoint was really why i went with this detector vice one of the others out there. I had...
  5. ❎ SOLD Wanted - Teknetics Eurotek Pro

    disregard, bought at ATP... ready to go!
  6. Free Micronta 4003 (Radio Shack) Metal Detector

    All, Free Micronta 4003 (Radio Shack) Metal Detector that works, sort of. Lose connection to the coil, so you need it wrapped just right and it seems to work (need to change the wire). I could get it to pick up non ferrous stuff fine, couldnt get it to buzz for ferrous... Might have been my...
  7. ❎ SOLD Wanted - Teknetics Eurotek Pro

    Looking for a used one to save some dollars over a new one. Not sure if anyone is interested. Thanks, Rick
  8. reccomendation to clear trash - detector

    Thanks for the advice. magnets wont work, most is subsurface a bit, inch or two... (still shallow enough i worry about the kids getting a nail through the foot) I have PMed someone about the sale of a garrett ace 250. nothing meaningful on craigslist now. But I am not in a hurry, its a...
  9. reccomendation to clear trash - detector

    All, I am looking for a detector recommendation primarily to clear the trash from my yard. The house has had a few roofs installed, and an addition. As best as I can tell the builders used the yard as the trash pit.... With kids, I want to clear the junk from it. I bought a cheapie harbor...
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