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  1. Greenies, crusties,brownies,and relics

    Couple hunts combined into one post. Weather has made the water cloudy alot, so im in the wet and dry sand. Been wandering around the shorelines down in the lower keys !! Greenies !! Crusties !! Brownies !! bullets and shells Relics !! Buffalo nickel, war nickel, wheat cent !! Ships fasteners...
  2. Another one bites the dust !!

    Just sent another EQX 600 in for repair. Should be there by Friday, and I hope they get one back to me like they did Before. They shipped one to me the day they got mine and I wasn't down long. This will be # 3 I think, and there is another one in its box, next to my front door ready to go back...
  3. A few more rings

    Got a few more rings but havnt got in too much because of work....got in at my small swim hole 2 times for 3 rings a charm and a couple earrings. Small 10k ring, small 18k white gold earring, 2 silver cladaugh rings, a silver "FAITH" charm, and a small puravida 925 earring !! Back to diving for...
  4. 4 more rings, after work swim gets gold and silver !!

    its been one week since I've been to my tiny swimming hole. Looks like it was busy this weekend with gold and silver laying all over the bottom. Only takes an hour to do this whole spot, so I spent 2 hours in the water after work covering every inch twice. Im amazed at the jewelry turnover here...
  5. Mega target day, big red gemstone, 228 coins, 5 rings

    Geeez !!.....well, no gold except plated pieces ?? Which I can't believe. This is the most targets I've ever dug underwater, and my pocket was like a diving lead at the end of the day....it was a long day, I got in at 10 am, and got out at 5pm !! I took a quick break when a swimmer had a heart...
  6. Multiple gold day, silver,gemstones, crucifix, 4 rings !!

    Got in at one of the smallest swim spots in the keys....it was good !! Today I saw a drug lord get in the water with his family....they had more treasure on than ive ever seen any person ware into the water !! He had a diamond encrusted gold Rolex on !! The 2 chains they were wearing had to be...
  7. Platinum with ice...and 14k !!

    Got out on Saturday and got some relics....got some railroad seals marked F.E.C., thats Flagler/Florida east coast railway, and a 1908 v nickel also got a 1936 mercury dime witch I can't find now for a pic ?? It'll show up. Today I got in at a swim hole and in 2 hours had a big platinum with...
  8. Been along time for a gold one !!

    "KEY WEST TREASURE DIVERS STRIKE GOLD ? AND SILVER ? ON FAMOUS SHIPWRECK - Florida Keys Weekly Newspapers" https://keysweekly.com/42/key-west-treasure-divers-strike-gold-and-silver-on-famous-shipwreck/
  9. Gold with diamonds

    Well I have done a couple hunts this month and its been ok !! Got out to a very tiny swim spot and got 126 coins and a handful of small trinkets, and small silvers. Then earlier this week I got out to a popular drinking spot After all those coins and pulltabs i finally got a gold one....guess...
  10. Passing the torch

    My kid in the zone !! So cool to watch my boy start this hobby and get out there on his own and do it !! He's using a cheap toy right now but I have a chopped down EQX that should fit him well. Gonna take him to some good sand and get in the water soon. He has been snorkeling by my side watching...
  11. More treasure found...1733 pillar dollar !!

    Woooo hoooo !! back in February i found a bunch of treasure coins...it was a high moment in my treasure hunting career. But there was the bittersweet fact that much more sand with the treasure in it was being hauled off and dumped somewhere. I tried for about 3 weeks to track this sand down and...
  12. 🥇 BANNER Bahamian pirate gold

    Just got back from the bahamas !! Wow !! What a trip we had. I spent 3 weeks fishing tuna, wahoo, and blue marlin !! It was go go go with the fishing and I barley had time to break out the metaldetector. But when I did it was an unbelievable ride !! Im still getting my voice back and licking my...
  13. A story that moved me

    I never served in the military, but this story made an impression on me so I thought I'd share it !! Thanks for keeping us safe guys !! https://www.marines.mil/News/News-Display/Article/2559706/oldest-recruit-in-the-history-of-parris-island/
  14. WAR AND PEACE...(of potsherd) !!

    I pick up lots of potsherds, broken glass,pipe stems and bowls, ceramic insulators, etc etc... After my war and peace box is full they become mosaics. Some are special and hold memories of great digs and even better finds !! The one pictured is a special spot in harbor island bahamas. All the...
  15. A penny from heaven

    My new favorite zincolin !! And an appropriate date.....the world was supposed to end in 2012 !! A little something different for a change !!
  16. 1733 treasure fleet coin spill, pillar dollar, 8 reale cobbs!!

    Continuing to dig...as per the last 2 days http://www.treasurenet.com/forums/beach-shallow-water/649847-3rd-cobb-2-days-4-reale.html http://www.treasurenet.com/forums/beach-shallow-water/649788-treasure-coins-cut-spanish-silver-1659-marevedi-same-hole.html I don't know what to say !!....im...
  17. 3rd cobb in 2 days...4 reale !!

    just trying to save what I can from this spot....watched them haul off treasure filled sand all day....finally got one toward the end of the day right on the edge of US1 !! So should I clean it up for jewelry piece or leave it be ?? Its right where it should be for a 4 reale...13.7 grams !! I...
  18. 🥇 BANNER Treasure coins...cut spanish silver, and 1659 marevedi in the same hole !!

    Oh brother....got down to a well known treasure beach. I knew they were in the middle of a beach renourishment that will seal this spot under rock, brick, and concrete. There was a slim chance that between back hoes and excavators that I might be able to sneak in and get a coin or 2 before this...
  19. 9.2 gram gold one !!

    Got in the water all day on monday....it was beautiful. A bit chilly at the back of the outgoing tide. The deeper chanel was cold with flowing water from the bay, and on top of the flats was 10 degrees warmer. All I needed was a shorty to stay in for 5 hours. Heres the take. thats how many...
  20. Bottle of baby killer !!

    Got a medicine while metal detecting today. It says "Mrs Winslows soothing syrup " "Anglo American drug co." "Successors to" "Curtis & perkins" " proprietors" After researching it turns out this...
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