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  1. SILVER coin found today - short hunt due to rain

    Found a few quarters & dimes and only one penny but the best find was the XF+/AU 1944-D Mercury dime only 5 or 6 inches deep in an old school football field. I never get tired of finding silver coins and how well most of them come out of the ground so NICE! Good Luck and Happy Hunting everyone.
  2. When was the last time YOU found 5 US $1 Coins in ONE HOLE?

    Just another reason to DIG those "95" vid readings on the SIMPLEX+ for you Nokta Makro users! I was detecting an older no longer used football field that I have hunted many times over the past few years and have taken numerous amount of quarters and other coins to include pre 1965 silver dimes...
  3. Five short Hunts to Find QUARTERS - Nets GOLD Ring with Marquise cut DIAMOND

    After a couple of "trial" hunts for "targeting only Quarters & above" - I have now expanded this to five more short "quarters+ only" hunts, and have been surprised with the results; Total of 74-quarters, 4-dimes & 6-cents - and a 2007-P Washington Dollar ($19.96 face) - AND a GOLD 10K, Marquise...
  4. Two Half Dollars and Roll (40) Quarters Found today at Soccer Complex - NEW Procedure

    I wanted to try a "new procedure" to increase my number of "quarter" finds and hopefully increase my "half dollar" finds - and possibly even SILVER finds - and to reduce my number of "up & downs" digging pennies & junk. SO, I cranked up the "discrimination" on the SIMPLEX+ to reject ALL targets...
  5. Two Short Hunts - More Clad and a STERLING SILVER St. Christopher Medal/Pendant

    Found 51 coins for a $-total of $7.68, that included 25-quarters, 12-dimes, 1-nickel & 13-cents (all clad). My best find was a 6 to 7 inch buried "Vintage Hayward Sterling Silver, St. Christopher Medal/Pendant" that cleaned up nicely with a toothbrush, soap & water & looks like new. It weighs...
  6. Three short Hunts found 95 coins - A $1 Coin - a SILVER Ring and a Pete Rose Token

    After 3 short outings found a $1 John Adams Presidential Coin, 25-quarters, 35-dimes, 4-nickels and 30-cents (all clad) for a $-total of $11.25. Also found a Sterling Silver Ring and a PETE ROSE "The Hit King" token. I also added a China 1999 1-Yuan found in the "reject tray" of the local...
  7. SILVER Found where I had found a 1877-CC Seated Dime on 4/30/2017

    I found this SILVER 1942 Mercury dime (the year I was born) almost 3 years to the day that I had found a 1877-CC Seated dime at an old one room School that was torn down decades ago - and where a NEW Baptist Church now stands. I found it close to a very old Live Oak Tree where the old school...
  8. SILVER today & a Huge Dollar Size FORD Token from 1933

    Hunted in a private home yard in a very small town that was founded in 1904 - AND found 4-quarters, 5-dimes & 8-cents one which was a 1949 "wheat cent" - BUT my very first target, with the SIMPLEX+, was a SILVER 1945 Mecury dime which was buried about 8 inches next to a huge "Live Oak" tree...
  9. Another Good HUNT on the Quest for QUARTERS and High Tones

    Hunted a local Community Center, that has baseball & soccer fields next to a Middle School that gets a lot of traffic. I have hunted there many times over the years. Found with the SIMPLEX+ a total of 56 coins that included 27-quarters, 16-dimes & 13-cents(one was a 1952-D wheat cent) all clad...
  10. A Sterling SILVER Ring - A Few QUARTERS - And a DOLLAR Coin - Another Good DAY

    A short hunt at a very small park gives up a nice Sterling SILVER band - and a 1979-P SBA Dollar (first year of issue) along with some clad coins. Hope everyone is being able to get out where you live to enjoy our hobby - Good Luck & HH to everyone......BILL
  11. YES - Another 36 QUARTERS - A One Dollar Coin - and a Very Old PADLOCK - Great DAY

    Hunted a SW Georgia Grade School with my SIMPLEX+, that I haven't been to for a couple of years and found several fresh drops & a few older quarters but no SILVER this time. Total of 65 coins that included a "Golden Presidential Dollar" 2011-D James Buchanan, 36-quarters, 15-dimes & 13-cents...
  12. Found Almost a full Roll of Clad QUARTERS Today with the SIMPLEX+

    Hunted a local High School that is closed for Spring Break and found 39-quarters, 17-dimes & 7-cents for a $-total of $11.52 which ends up being over $.18 cents per coin target, of a total of 63 coins found. Thanks for looking and GOOD LUCK & Happy Hunting to ALL.........BILL
  13. Found Another 1/2 Roll of Clad QUARTERS including a 50% SILVER Canada Quarter

    Hunted another two local parks and found 22-quarters, 10-dimes & 6-cents for a $-total of $6.56 that included the 1968 50% SILVER Canadian quarter. Thanks for looking and GOOD LUCK & Happy Hunting to ALL.........BILL
  14. Short hunt in a Small Local Park nets 1/2 Roll of QUARTERS and a Mardi Gras TOKEN

    Found 47 total clad coins - 20-quarters, 16-dimes, 1-nickel & 10-pennies for a $-total of $6.75, but not bad for a short hunt in small city park that I had not been to for 2 or 3 years. Interesting Mardi Gras TOKEN will be added to my numerous "token collection" I have accumulated over many...
  15. Another "Lucky" QUARTER day with the SIMPLEX+ at two local PARKS

    In 5 hours found over a "roll" of quarters for a total of 41-quarters, 16-dimes, 3-nickels & 13 pennies for a total of 73 coins and a $-total of $ 12.13. These were found in two different parks that I have been to before and they just keep "giving". HAPPY HUNTING everyone & GOOD LUCK.......BILL
  16. Another good QUARTER day with the SIMPLEX+ at a local HIGH SCHOOL

    My "goal" TODAY was to find $10 worth of quarters & clad at a Georgia High School that I have found a lot of quarters the last several hunts there. BUT first I had to get air in my car tire (I drive an old 2006 Chevy HHR) and the air machine at the local gas station takes $1 in quarters (I had...
  17. Found an SBA Dollar - More Clad - And a Large Replica Spanish 8-Real in a Local Park

    This local park in NW Florida, I have hunted many times over the last several years, seems to always have something interesting. Found a total of 86 coins all clad of 1-$1 SBA, 16-quarters, 16-dimes, 8-nickels & 45-cents for a $-total of $7.45 and a "Large Replica Spanish 8-Real", which was...
  18. Nothing new, just $7.06 in clad that pay for gas & FUN of the HUNT & a MEDAL

    I guess I should have said nothing "Old":icon_scratch:. On my FIRST hunt today was with the Simplex+, and in an old local city park but nothing very old was found just 13-quarters, 12-dimes & 8 cents. Then the SECOND search was in the local downtown Park Ave Parks and found an additional...
  19. Silver SLQ Today in a Small Park in a Small NW Florida Town with the SIMPLEX+

    Great sunny warm DAY in the low 70's and FIRST stopped at a Grade School that used to be the old High School and found these coins below: That included 13-quarters, 13 dimes & 11-cents - All clad that was around a baseball field and nearby playground with swings etc. Then made my SECOND...
  20. A Phase 2 hunt to clean up the "pennies" with my Simplex+

    How many pennies can YOU find in a short hunt? After finding the majority of "quarters & dimes" in Phase One - in a very small park in SW Georgia - It was time to "clean up" pennies next, in Phase 2. And actually I was surprised to find a total of 75 coins for a $ total of $2.61. Found...
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