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Metal Detecting/Treasure Hunting

Discussion in 'General Scuba Diving' started by Tribal Chestnut, Apr 5, 2018.

  1. Tribal Chestnut

    Tribal Chestnut Well-Known Member
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    Anyone on here done it?

    A friend has just bought a metal detector & I've offered to give him a hand with it.
     
  2. Wibble

    Wibble Fish don't talk
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    I've watched the Detectorists!
     
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  3. Dave Whitlow

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    Yes, I have. I found mooring buoy chains, although not the one we were seeking. The process sounds easy on the surface. Unless you have a good reason for doing I'd suggest you don't bother.
     
  4. Tribal Chestnut

    Tribal Chestnut Well-Known Member
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    Just something a little different that I’d never even contemplated until it was suggested a couple of weeks ago.

    He’s already gone and bought himself a metal detector.

    Chances of finding anything to make it all worthwhile are probably somewhere between non-existent and zero, but I’m sure we’ll have a bit of fun trying.
     
  5. Alex Denny

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    I saw a guy trying one out in Leybourne lakes the other day. Didn't even find a shopping trolly. (It must be broken).
     
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