Category Metal detecting

False signals

Metal Detector Gives False Signals. The metal detector sometimes gives false signals. This is not an entirely unusual phenomenon; you get a false signal for no apparent reason. There can be several reasons why it happens, but I will describe…

Metal Detector Settings

How to Set Up a Metal Detector The sensitivity “sensitivity control” on a metal detector is……. how sensitive it is to the influence of its magnetic field. If you have the sensitivity set high, perhaps maximum, the detector will be…

Metal detector not working

What to do If your metal detector is not working? Although most metal detectors are very reliable, you may encounter problems with your metal detector at some point. It might start acting up, giving false signals, or worse, stop working entirely.  But don’t…

Quest Metal detectors

Quest X5 & Q60 Metal Detector Quest has emerged as a winner among Metal Detectors in recent years, with several interesting and exciting models. Quest says they are a “metal detector manufacturer founded by detectorists”, which could be true. They have…

Garrett Ace Apex 2023

Is the Garrett Ace Apex your new Metal Detector in 2023? The world-famous Garrett Ace series now has a worthy successor. It is the Garrett Ace Apex with its new modern design. It has better search depth, is faster and lighter and is chargeable…

Search depth of a Metal detector

Search depth of a Metal detector❓ One of the most frequently asked questions about metal detectors is how deep a metal detector goes. We want to know how deep a metal detector goes and at what depth we can find things. Unfortunately, there is…

Underwater Metal detector

Underwater & Beach Metal detector Make use of a metal detector underwater, and when you scuba dive has become more accessible and cheaper in recent years. There are several models at affordable prices.  Submersible vs Waterproof detector There are conventional…

Metal detecting on the beach

When you go metal detecting on the beach, you can make unique finds in a limited area without much digging—rings, Coins, Chains, Watches, Etc. The beach is one of the absolute best places to use a metal detector. Not only…

Metal detecting WWII

Omaha beach Metal detecting WWII

Metal detecting WW2 sites A particular category of metal detecting is metal detecting WWII sites for relics from the Second World War. For many, it is one of the most exciting metal detecting areas. World War II is pretty close in time,…