Month: January 2021

Metal Detecting Finds From the Fields of Glory
Finds

Metal Detecting Finds From the Fields of Glory

Traditionally, the term “Fields of Glory” has been applied to battlefields where brave men have struggled to wrest victory from the ever-present threat of defeat.  The more I pondered on that, however, the more I found it an appropriate term to describe the metal detecting sites scattered across countless square miles of fields and pastures…

How to Find Field Sites to Metal Detect
Places

How to Find Field Sites to Metal Detect

So, you’re interested in trying out field hunting how do you get started? First, you need to find places to metal detect! Again, I would advise against just randomly walking farm fields, you want to find where houses and activity was going on.  One of the easiest, if available in your area is map overlaying….

Metal Detector Coils, Does Size Matter?
Gear

Metal Detector Coils, Does Size Matter?

Coils for your metal detector come in many sizes. You may have wondered why and does the size of the coil you use really matter. Or, does the terrain you are hunting play a role in the choice of the coil you use? I’d like to share with you an example of how and when…