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  1. Silver & 150 Year Old Bottles. Awesome Surf and Turf Hunts This Week.

    Hello Tnet. Been fortunate to get out and detect and walk the river the last few weeks. Weather and bugs have been good so I'm swinging the coil more and more. Also using the peepers looking for glass in parts of the river. Had an awesome last two weeks. I'll start with the glass which is now...
  2. River Bottle Hunt. Old Local Hutch AND A Crayfish In A Bottle!

    Hey everyone. This is the treasure hunter formally known as TheMilDetector. Just had to change my name. I'm digging the new layout of the website so far. Anyways, I went out after work for a short bottle hunt with my friend Shags yesterday. We've been hooked on searching for bottles this...
  3. Dang My Garrett At Pro Pointer Died..

    Well first the battery in my headphones died. No big deal. Poped the first plug and the carrot did nothing. Turned it off and on then it wouldent stop buzzing. Swapped batteries and the same thing. Took it apart to find moisture and rust on the circuit board...Great. Well I ordered the cheapest...
  4. I Guess You Can Call It Mudlarking... Lots Of Old Local Bottles

    Hello everyone. Been a while since I've posted anything. Not that I havnt been having a good year. Just figured that we've all seen mercs and silver jewelry posted a lot. So here is something different for me. We've had a dry spell here for weeks and the river is very low. I took a nice walk...
  5. What Kind of Sand Scoop Do You Use and Where Did You Get It?

    This has probably been asked before but I'm curious. I was going to order one but couldn't decide and waited too long before our Florida trip. Would have been nice to have down there. My carrot pinpointer didn't work in salt water so I stuck to the dry sand. Anyways we have lots of beaches on...
  6. I'll Be Taking a Trip to Miami and The Keys In May.. Advice Anyone?

    It's been a long time since I've gone to Florida and even longer to the Keys. The family and I will be there mid May. Probably won't have too much time to detect but my Nox IS a memeber of the family.. lol. I'm not a beach hunter. Only detected the beach 2 times. Any advice from the pros out...
  7. I'll Be Taking a Trip to Miami and The Keys In May.. Advice Anyone?

    It's been a long time since I've gone to Florida and even longer to the Keys. The family and I will be there mid May. Probably won't have too much time to detect but my Nox IS a memeber of the family.. lol. I'm not a beach hunter. Only detected the beach 2 times. Any advice from the pros out...
  8. 1857 Canadian Half Penny Bank Token, 5 Cent Drink Token and Gold Plated Pocket Watch!

    Hello again everyone and Happy Holidays. Had a great hunt yesterday. It was 55 degrees aka t-shirt weather in Wisconsin. My friend OFLSHAGS got us a new permission while door knocking. It's a wooded area between a river and a mid 1800s house. Turns out the site had a mill there that was...
  9. My Oldest U.S. Copper! Draped Bust Large Cent!

    Well I never thought I would find one of these coins where I live. Back out to the abandoned farm field with OFLSHAGS this morning. The weather has been really nice lately. Not much came up today except another large cent. SHAGS found the signal and told me to dig it. Wasn't going to say no to...
  10. A Pair Of Pistols, Large Cents, Buttons And Silver #25 FTY

    Hello everyone, I've had a heck of a week out swinging with my friend and new TNet member OFLSHAGS. Glad he's finally on board with us. Been detecting with him for about 3 years now. We've been hitting his permission which is an abandoned farm field. Its overgrown and we've been stomping down...
  11. Father Daughter Hunt Nets Silver # 15 FTY And A Slithering Surprise

    Hey Everyone. Well the first surprise was that my 8 year old Actually wanted to come detecting with me. Started out at a baseball field in the park near my spring/fall wooded spot. Just some clad at the field then moved to the woods. A few minutes in my daugher says "Dad there is a SNEK!" I was...
  12. -The Garrett Detector Club- Show Off Your Finds Here!

    It doesn't matter what Garrett Detector you have used, lets see what you have found! Weather you found it today, years or even decades ago, here is the place to show it off! Tell us your story and include some information like: What did you find? Where did you find it? How deep was the...
  13. -The Minelab Detector Club- Show Off Your Finds Here !

    Whatever Minelab detector you used, lets see what you have found! No matter if you found it today or years ago, here is the place to show it off! Tell us your story and include some information like: What did you find? Where did you find it? How deep was the item? What were your settings...
  14. My Detector Died But I Still Found 104 Wheat Cents!

    Hello everyone. I had an hour and a half window this morning before my wife had to work. Or so I thought.. I knew my battery was low but I took a chance anyways. Got in about 30 minutes before my Nox made that goofy power down tone :BangHead: Didn't have anything good at that point either. Still...
  15. This Is Different... A 1900 United States Census Badge!

    Hello everyone. I got out last saturday for a few hours. Wife was working and the kids were at a sleep over. Don't remember the last time I got out on a weekend but its been a while. Went to a new median in a nicer part of town thinking I'd hit it big with some silver. I was wrong, every coin...
  16. Roman Coin Found At Gun Show!

    Hello Tnet. Went to gun show today. Only thing I pulled the trigger on today was this Roman Coin. This was the nicer one of the two. Figured when is the next time I'll see one of these? I know I'll probably never dig one. It was $20 maybe over paid but hey its mine. Can anyone ID this coin? I'd...
  17. WOW! Massive 1942 WWII USAAF Bombadier 10K Gold Ring!

    WOW! Massive 1942 WWII USAAF Bombardier 10K Gold Ring! Well Hello everyone! I'll keep this short and sweet and let the pictures do the talking. Went out after work today for a short Birthday hunt. Decided to go to a median strip not far from home. Was looking for silver. Found a spill of...
  18. What is this Eagle With Olive Branch and Arrows?

    I found this Eagle the other day and I am having troubles finding a match. It's about 4 inches across. Slightly curved and it looks like there may have been pins on the back of the wing tips. I know this symbol has been used for hundreds of years. I doubt its terribly old however. If anyone...
  19. Found A New Hot Spot. A Few Firsts And A Silver Ring!

    Hello everyone. The hunts have been good to me in the last week. I decided to try a new spot 3 blocks from my house. A stretch of park that is 1/3 of a mile by about 200 feet along the river. In a 1937 arial there was a gravel path which is gone now. So that is where I started the hunt...
  20. My First little & BIG Silver With The Equnox!

    Hello everyone. I've really enjoyed learning the Nox 800 over the last few weeks. But with work picking up and my wife back working weekends its hard to find time to get out. Well yesterday was only the 8th time out with the machine. I went to a spot in the park where some houses stood from...
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