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  1. Rocks from Greenland, can you help identify?

    its much harder to id rocks so not having much luck on google.
  2. FINALLY found something other than a bottlecap!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    hello!! today was a changing day for me. finally, after a year of treasure hunting (on and off of course). Im in small town Oklahoma and I came to visit my grandpa I havent seen in about 15 years. It was like it was yesterday when I saw him though. Anyways, I knew he had an older house and I...
  3. tips on detecting gems /minerals

    i have an ace garret 250 and i was curious if anyone knows if this picks up on minerals,gems, or stones. i know the metals but say there was an arrowhead or a crystal would my detector pick up on that? how about a meteorite? so far had my detector for a year- still havent found anything but...
  4. MDing for a while, feels like Im getting worse!

    MD'ing for a while, feels like Im getting worse! What can I say- I have been MD'ing for a few months now and can honeslty say I feel like I am getting worse at this! My pinpointing is never on point and half the time I can't even find what I have pin pointed after digging almost 3 inches all...
  5. Found old foundation and cellar...

    So- I was driving around yesterday looking for a ghost town when I discovered half of an old windmill and some foundation. We went to take a closer look and noticed that there was a huge underground cellar next to the foundation of the house (very small house). The cellar entrance was covered...
  6. My first hunt....

    I finally got a metal detector- garrett ace 250- and i just went around my yard (we live in the country) and we have alot of field. I didnt venture too far out in the field but needless to say it was very unsuccessful. All i found was a penny (year 2000) and ended up digging two holes and found...
  7. so what are the laws in a nutshell?

    can someone please tell me the laws of detecting in oklahoma in a nutshell. like parks, mountains, roadsides, lakes, etc. are places other than the protected areas off limits?? what places do you not have to ask permission for? thanks!
  8. edmonton

    just moved here- can someone help me out with the metal detecting laws in this area? I'm from the U.S. and my husbands family is from here so well be here for a bit- just wondering if someone can tell me some good spots. Also- has anyone panned for gold?
  9. NEWBIE STARTER KIT (TELL ME WHATS IN IT!) :help:

    Ok- I have looked around all over the web- checked out metal detectors- etc. But I need the basics to a good hunt. I don't know much about the tools you need for digging etc- So it would be awesome if the veterans to this sport can lay it all out on the line for me. Verbatim, I suppose. Here is...
  10. Need help identifying an object

    I don't have a pic but it is round and stands on 3 legs, had a small faucet and a ventilated lid, it said "New World Standard Series". Anyone know what this could be?
  11. Abandoned House Finds

    Went cruising through Oklahoma-trying to find a ghost town called Reeding- no luck but my husband and I did run into an old abandoned house. It had a really old stove with pots and pans- books-chairs etc-it literally looked like someone just up and left or died and had no relatives. We went to...
  12. Garage Sale help

    I know there are tons of antique/valuable items out there being sold dirt cheap- but I don't have everything memorized- as like most everyone else- I was wondering if someone could offer me some tips on spotting some hidden treasures. Is there any item that is very common to find at sales- or...
  13. Need help with Micronta 4003

    I finally found someone that would let me borrow a metal detector until I have money to buy my own and I looked up how to use it and followed these steps: Step 1 Turn the metal detector on with the "Volume" knob. This also adjusts the level of sound. Step 2 Check the batteries. Turn the "Test"...
  14. Civil War Rifle w/ strange characterisitic

    My dad owns a Civil War rifle but he can't find any information about it. The catch is- the hammer is placed on the bottom near the trigger. Does anyone know about this type of rifle or what it could be worth?
  15. okie help

    does anyone know the history of piedmont- like the areas that aren't necessarily the main town but the farmland? Could there be anything interesting to find?
  16. antique gun

    I found an antique gun my dad had put away for a few years today. I knew he had 2 but the other one is put away somewhere-I just haven't found it yet. The one I did find though doesn't have a brand name but it has H. Elwell Warranted near the trigger. The only thing I could find was that the...
  17. New to the hunt...

    I am new to treasure hunting and I was wondering if someone could point me in the right direction. I currently live in NE Oklahoma on the outskirts of OKC. There is open fields all around my house. I do not have a metal detector at the moment but was wondering if and how I should go about...
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