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  1. back to back nickel rolls

    in two consecutive nickel rolls I found a war nickel (43P) and a 1986S proof nickel. Why would someone open a proof set for the coins in them? I can put it with the 1989S half I recvd in change a few yrs back. It pays to look. garrettfan
  2. Treasure of a photo honors ALL military personnel/veterans

    Attention all,especially veterans. I would like to ask the help of all T Net members. My son Matthew entered this picture for a college scholarship and needs your vote. Go to the following link: http://www.brickfish.com/Pages/PhotosAlbums/PhotoView.aspx?qsi=35217684 and it will come up on his...
  3. Free coin magazines

    I have these magazines: The Numismatist 24 issues 1993-2002 AND Coinworld AND NumismaticNews Great articles on coin history. They were given to me and I would like to pass them on, perhaps to a beginner or children. thanx. Can mail media mail really cheap anywhere in US- maybe 5 bucks or so. I...
  4. found battery money

    just had a good 2 hour hunt at a park near a swanky golf club neighborhood. 31 coins for about $4.25. 13 qtrs and only 4 pennies. i had not been in 3 weeks and it was good to get out. gf2 in texas
  5. any THers in branson mo?

    any TH'ers in branson mo? hello, i will be on vacation in branson in aug(12-19). would love to hunt with anyone who knows their way around. thanx in advance. God bless. gf2 in tx
  6. ive never seen these B4!!!!

    i've never seen these B4!!!! hello all t netters, i have been MDing for just over 4 years now. been to a LOT of parks, but sunday i had a first. instead of wood chips, this school had shredded tires under the swings. it was very comfortable under my feet, but did not smell good. cant wait till...
  7. WOW!!! visit to 150+ yr old church!!!!!!!

    OK i went to a reeeeaaallllyy old church today. awesome weather, no one around. perfect sityation. struck out big time. 1st coin was 1952 wheat penny. seemed good. then for 2 hrs a goose egg. notta. i guess i was not the 1st to have the great idea to hunt the old yard. it was exciting to be...
  8. hot shot park dissapoints-- sort of

    went sat to a park in a big time upscale neighborhood hoping to find "the stuff". what i found was they lose the same stuff everyone else does- clad. no jewelry at that park, but there are others in that area. found 36 coins in an hour and a half. nice to be anywhere finding anything. this is...
  9. 1st silver in 4 years!!!!!!!

    stop the presses!!!!!!! after 4 years i finally found my first silver coin MDing. it is a 1951 dime. never has a dime looked so good. it was one of sixteen at an old elementary school i had overlooked till sunday. sixteen dimes in one trip!! maybe it was milk money. i would post a picture but...
  10. gti1500 users

    got a gti 1500 on memorial day. have about 40 hrs in the field. i am finding that sometimes a c sized target is a coin and some b sized targets are not. am i doing something wrong, or is anyone else finding this? i dont expect perfection from the detector, but if i am doing something wrong, i...
  11. walk in the park

    had to get back out to hunt as it had been nearly 2 weeks. local neighborhood park i walk to. large play area with 2 sand volleyball courts. found 32 coins in about 2.5 hrs.had to quit as the 103 degree heat was beating me up. just clad, but there were 12 quarters, which is unusual. its usually...
  12. free 57 nickel thanx

    free '57 nickel thanx love to check rolls of coins. checked 5 nickel rolls from bank last week. only found two older nickels(57 and 42). one of the rolls had 41 coins. free nickel for me.
  13. back from VA

    had a great time in Va, just not as much MDing as i wanted. too much sightseeing. put in about 1 hour and came up with a rusted bell, maybe from a cow or bull. about the size of a baseball. also a rusty washer and a recent bullet shell. came up with 42 clad coins at the hotel in Tenn. maybe next...
  14. to keep or not to keep?

    forgive me if this has been covered(and covered and covered) and i did not see it. there is a lot to see on TN. when you are detecting anywhere, does everyone take everything home that they dig up? whats the proper MDing etiquette here? leave trash because its trash, or, pick it all up? please...
  15. lost ring returned to owner

    went to a local swimming hole here in texas back in june. did the usual hunt, found some decent battery money. near the end of the trip, I was swinging "the garrett" and as I usually do, I'm detecting with my eyes too. then I see this nice high school class ring. pretty much brand new,just...
  16. july 4th fireworks!!!

    sorry about the fuzzy picture. looked better before cropping. you get the idea i'm sure.
  17. july 4th 14k fireworks!!!

    :ojust found this site. had to register and share my finds also. got out july 4th to an area lake. found the usual current coins, but not a lot. finally found my 1st 14k gold ring. they can have the fish. i'll take the treasure. as soon as i learn how to put the pix up, i will. garrettfan2 in texas
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