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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-03-2012, 08:09 PM Thread Starter
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Metal Detecting

Just got into this new hobbie! Anyone els do MDing?

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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-03-2012, 08:29 PM
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Re: Metal Detecting

Not deliberately, but the other day my lawnmower "detected" an old oil filter half buried in a field by my yard.

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post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-03-2012, 08:39 PM
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Actually it would be cool to find an old coin.

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post #4 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-03-2012, 08:42 PM
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Re: Metal Detecting

Use to, lots of fun, found money, a lot of soda tabs, still fun no matter what you discover.

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Re: Metal Detecting

i couldnt believe the amount of people on the beach in ocean city md. with detectors.as soon as the crowds left in the evening...they came out in droves.

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post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-03-2012, 10:22 PM
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You cant use one in Delaware State Parks........
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post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-03-2012, 10:23 PM
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Re: Metal Detecting

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Originally Posted by bearslayer
Just got into this new hobbie! Anyone els do MDing?
Been detecting for just over twenty years. It's a great hobby. Good luck to you!

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thinking about it. what kind did ya get?

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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-04-2012, 01:07 AM
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I'm into it. Its a blast, only tough part is keeping a good supply of fresh spots.
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