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  1. excalibur 1000 problem? Solved

    hey guys i just got an almost new condition excal from a guy at work who had purchased it but never used it. the problem is the machine works great on dry land but after about 15 minutes in the water it starts freaking out with a continuous tone and wont pick up any thing. i don't know if i have...
  2. help with some buttons please

    Hey guys I found some cool buttons that I can't ID if you could help it would be great!! the first button has a crown and a coat of arms on it. I found it near a musket ball but it has no back so I can't tell if its old or modern. The naval button comes from a 20"s To 50's dump site but looks to...
  3. last three or four weeks finds

    Hey guys I thought I would post some of the stuff I found! I found a few Mercs, 1 silver washington and a bunch of forign coins. The Merc with the bezel was not found like that,I added it to make a charm for my chain. The wheat penny with the hole in it was a 1917 untill someone shot...
  4. I finally did it!!!!!! Yee haa

    Hey guys haven't posted in a while,been working alot!! I went to a lot where I found a bunch of wheats and a couple of rosies. I got a stange penny signal and dug it up, then lost it :icon_scratch:. So I covered the hole and rechecked and got the penny signal again :icon_scratch: :icon_scratch...
  5. old milk bottles

    Hey guys I've never posted on the bottle forum before,but I found some neat ones so I wanted you to see them. My Uncle is an auctioneer and told me the milk bottles were worth money? They had writing on them when I first found them, they said Whips and promotes good health! Any info would be...
  6. Sept silver and gold

    Hey guys I haven't posted in a while. I've been going to school for work and dealing with a custody battle for my kids. Anyway I have been hunting a field between two churches when I get a chance. Every time I go I come back with some kind of jewelry or silver! My wife calls it the jewelry...
  7. Pinebarren creek, Pensacola,Fla

    While doing research on civil war sites in Pensacola I came across a reference to the battle of Pinebarren Creek. I found a few limited stories on the net, but I can't seem to find anything that would give me an idea where this battle occurred? The only maps I have found from this time period...
  8. SILVER,car wreck and ............

    Hi guys I haven't had a chance to post in a while so I thought I'd show you some finds from the last week. I have two new sites to hunt that have a lot of promise for old coins and artifacts. one site is 8 acres that used to be a dump site for the city incinerators from the 30's to about 1956. I...
  9. Looked like Buttons.......

    I found four of these things today. I thought they were buttons until i got them home and noticed that the tops screwed off. They seem to be made of copper but i'm not sure? The writing on the top says kearney div,atl.ga.usa. The shaft has 65..ks..39 on it. I think it might be some kind of old...
  10. Todays finds.....

    I went out for a couple of hours today and hit two old churchs. I found two wheats, a couple bullets :dontknow:,and weird chinese coin. I will post pics of the coin when it gets clean. Oh and of course I found lots of clad. I also found some things I thought were buttons, I put pics on what is...
  11. Weekend finds.....

    I was off this weekend so i did a little huntin!!! I found 2 wheats and lots of clad. I guess i did OK i found almost 200 coins :thumbsup:. i also found a mini cache of pennies,45 in one hole all clad plus my first golden rat 1997. I received my whites classic Id on Saturday from jsu and worked...
  12. finds from last weeks hunts.....

    Heres some pics of stuff I found on my day off last week. Nothing great just some clad and odds and ends. Thanks for looking BIGHEAD :hello:
  13. signal ???

    I have a prism II and I have had a couple solid 25cent to 50cent readings, but when I dig I find no target. I then re-check the hole and I have no target. The target just did a vanishing act???? ??? ??? This is strange because usually when I get this reading I find quarter or a big piece of...
  14. Great Ship in sad shape( USS ALABAMA)NEW PICS ADDED

    I took my sons and nephew to battleship park in Mobile,Ala a few months back for their birthdays. I was shocked at the state of decay that the artifacts were in. I remember when I was a kid and my father took me I it was a grand majestic ship. When I talked to the guide and asked why things were...
  15. MY FIRST FINDS....

    I FOUND THIS STUFF IN JANUARY BUT COULD NOT FIGURE OUT HOW TO POST PICS. THANKS TO T-NET MEMBERS I THINK I HAVE IT UNDER CONTROL. THE TOKEN IS REALLY COOL, HOW IT GOT IN A FLORIDA PARK IS ANY ONES GUESS. IF ANYONE KNOWS WHAT ITS FOR I WOULD SURE LIKE TO KNOW. MY WIFE AND MOM THINK ITS FOR A...
  16. TWO FIRSTS IN ONE HUNT!!!!!!!

    :thumbsup:I WENT OUT FOR A SHORT HUNT ON SATURDAY IN AN OLD CHURCH PARKING LOT. I'VE HAD MY DETECTOR SINCE CHRISTMAS AND LOVE THE HOBBY, BUT ALL I'VE FOUND IS A BUNCH OF CLAD AND ONE SMALL WOMENS WEDDING BAND THAT I CAN'T TELL WHAT ITS MADE OF. I HAVE SEARCHED OLD HOUSES,BALLFIELDS,CHURCHES, AND...
  17. New user in Pensacola

    Hi i,m a new user in Pensacola and have some questions about detecting in the city limits. I used to work for the city and know you can't detect downtown because of the historical areas.but what about the city parks? I want to try some of the older parks to look for old silver, but i don't want...
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