Re: How long did it take......
I'd take indian heads over silver dimes every day of the week, but that's just me. If you are finding them, along with wheats, you are doing it right. You just didn't swing your coil over a silver yet, but you will. Keep hitting those places that have produced oldies.
To answer your question, I was two months into it before finding my first silver, a merc from 1920. After that it all clicked and I found over 30 in the two months that followed that.
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