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  1. new detector, any recommendations please!

    So I was hobby with Bounty Hunter off the shelf long long long ago. then I bought ATT Pro from Garrett, which is 'just ok to me' but got me thru alot of years and fun good finds. being older now and swinging mostly black sand at beach, I do not require an 'underwater level of 10 ft' with my AT...
  2. want a new better one, which one?

    So I was hobby with Bounty Hunter off the shelf long long long ago. then I bought ATT Pro from Garrett, which is 'just ok to me' but got me thru alot of years and fun good finds. being older now and swinging mostly black sand at beach, I do not require an 'underwater level of 10 ft' with my AT...
  3. At Pro underwater

    someone tell it is ok. I had this thing for a while. I put the coil in water, a bit up the pole but can't bring myself to put the main guts into the water. It will be fine right. just dunk the whole darn thing? :) I know this is wild but I love this sucker and the thought of underwater on...
  4. Florida beach a bust

    hardly nothing. when do ya draw the line on how hot you detect? it was like 95 deg. and I was miserable to the max detecting. melting. I tried half azzed basically and got not much for my efforts. pocket spill, clad, beer cans, junk. I kinda gave up on this trip and I thought I would...
  5. 14K gold ring

    finally. :) about 4 yrs ago found diamond/gold ring.......on beach. this time after endless clad and junk......on third hole ON the waterway area.....got a 14K gold band. THIS IS WHY I keep doing it. for the fun of what WILL come on which HOLE LOL :)
  6. Rough beach trip...

    wasn't meant to be. 2 days hunting Myrtle Beach State Park beach. 1.28 the first day with some trash. 2 cents the next day with more trash. WOW. I found nothing. I walked VERY LONG without a hit. amazed me. I gotta go to where people drop gold and diamond rings and more valuable stuff...
  7. Virginia people, question

    On my metal detecting for the states, it says Virginia State Parks you can detect with a permit. going next summer to a state park in Cape Charles on the beach. Then I read a review of the campground on the net checking into it, and someone posted no metal detecting allowed. huh? I will...
  8. HEY SPART!!!

    this is from by bro in Jersey. he did get nailed in their area. glad you came thru better!!!! Karen, We are canceling our trip. Flight is down. Too much crap happening up here right now - nothing is back to normal. We have power and internet as of 5:00AM Friday - so life is getting a...
  9. Marry an adopted sibling....

    Bobbi Kristina Brown has got engaged to her "adopted" brother Nick Gordon The aspiring actress - who is the daughter of Bobby Brown and the late Whitney Houston - surprises her dismayed family with the news in a preview from her upcoming reality show Houstons: On Our Own, nervously telling...
  10. My poor barn cat.....

    is missing. well, she was a pet. lived outside mostly, came in once in a blue moon in the house to relax with me and I miss the PURR! found her as a kitten at a grocery store near the entrance. knowing she was not going to live good, I grabbed her and took her home for the farm. That was...
  11. HOW TO BE COURTEOUS

    :laughing9: AND we know some people on this planet couldn't do it if their life depended on it !! “No one is too big to be courteous, but some are too little” Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes “To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.” Benjamin...
  12. My Magic Green Hat

    My Magic Green Hat The other day I needed to go to the emergency room. Not wanting to sit there for 4 hours, I put on my MAGIC GREEN HAT. When I went into the E. R., I noticed that 3/4 of the people got up and left. I guess they decided that they weren't that sick after all. Cut at least...
  13. aa battery

    anyone seen aa battery? just wondering? used to type nice little funny (mostly) posts. miss seeing them and aa battery. thanks
  14. Hostage to your way of thinking?

    An excellent book called Empire of Conspiracy by Tim Melley explores this issue. Melley seeks to explain why conspiracy theories and paranoia have become so pervasive in American culture in recent decades. He discusses some of the paranoia behind our obsessions with political assassinations...
  15. Legends

    Legends are cool. here are 2 for my area. Legend of the Indian River Oconaluftee River was sacred to the Cherokee Indians. The Indians called the river Ya'nu-dine hunyi (means where the bears live). A family of water bears was said to live at the footer of the river in a deep hole. In...
  16. Seeing the Elephant

    The phrase "seeing the elephant" is an Americanism (or American phrase) of the mid to late 19th century.[1] Seen throughout the United States in the Mexican-American War, the Texas Santa Fe Expedition, the American Civil War, the 1849 Gold Rush, and the Westward Expansion Trails (Oregon Trail...
  17. Chef boils wife.....

    Viens was vague about the reasons for the fight, saying in the interviews that it "seemed like it had to do with her stealing money," according to recordings. He said he awoke hours later to find her dead, panicked and decided to dispose of her body by boiling it. The chef described in grim...
  18. Human Finger in Trout

    time for some crazy. Is this just insane? the crazy things that happen thru life. Poor guy has an accident and another catches a trout that ate his finger. WOOF!!!! ------------------------------------------------ (CNN) -- It's a fish tale almost impossible to believe. A fisherman found a...
  19. The Real History......

    Who invented the light bulb? Sure wasn't Thomas Edison, as he is the most common person to come to mind when asked this question by many. Edison Invented the Lightbulb---false In fact, Thomas Edison not only did not invent the lightbulb, he did not invent many of the things attributed to...
  20. well, duh, tiger should be ok

    NY zoo: Tiger that mauled man 'did nothing wrong' - Welcome to Charter.net man jumped off monorail train into tiger enclosure. suicide attempt I guess. I am sure they will be putting up that shatterproof glass on the sides of the train now to stop idiots like this. Tiger did his thing...
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