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Forum: Stories and Pictures of Finds 04-13-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 149
Posted By Bodyman
Keepers and not

Here are four rings from last season that my wife decided she should adopt and a bunch of silver to be recycled so we can find it again someday. The little critter wandered under my coil the other...
Forum: All About Detectors 04-02-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 376
Posted By Bodyman
mxt

this is my second season with my mxt i have been using the relic mode most of the time with the toggle forward for disc. i dont slow down the swing in any setting . i mostly look for coins and bling...
Forum: General Hobby Discussion 03-30-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 67
Posted By Bodyman
Thanks I went online and didn't see much about...

Thanks I went
online and didn't see much about it
Forum: General Hobby Discussion 03-30-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 67
Posted By Bodyman
lake geneva

I am going to lake Geneva today and wondered if I can detect the beach in town anybody know?????
Forum: Research and Getting Permission 03-26-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By Bodyman
Man that is lucky my brother owns a golf course...

Man that is lucky my brother owns a golf course and would Not let me do that even if I didn't dig.
Forum: Beach and Water Hunting 03-23-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,373
Posted By Bodyman
Sifter

Just wondering why I have not seen anybody make one out of PVC pipe and elbows and plastic screen tied on a rope to your waist
Forum: How to Use Your Metal Detector 03-23-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By Bodyman
I have a MXT and I have been using the relic mode...

I have a MXT and I have been using the relic mode lately with trigger in the forward position for discrimination of junk But my silver and gold counts seem to have gone down so I might try going back...
Forum: Research and Getting Permission 03-16-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 641
Posted By Bodyman
I was worried once last season as a police...

I was worried once last season as a police officer walked over to me at the playground I was killing it at . He told me someone {local busybody] had reported that I was digging up the park and he had...
Forum: Cleaning Your Finds 03-08-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By Bodyman
I just use regular old sand and a few drops of...

I just use regular old sand and a few drops of laundry soap , when done in a few hours just take it out side and rinse thru a plastic sifter and dry. works great for my coins. and i don't separate...
Forum: Make It or Fix It Yourself 03-02-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 731
Posted By Bodyman
stand

Here is my solution it is the handle of an old weed whacker it helped with the box but the coil is just going to get dirty.
Forum: Metal Detector Accessories 02-23-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 349
Posted By Bodyman
rechargables

I bought my AA,s from radio shack , somthing like twelve years ago and just had the first one go bad . we used them in our buissness walkie talkies for many years and the last three they have done...
Forum: Metal Detector Accessories 02-22-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By Bodyman
tool belt

this is the tool belt I use with my homemade hip stick type detector support
Forum: Cleaning Your Finds 02-08-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 425
Posted By Bodyman
Simple solutions!!

I use just a couple drops of any type of dish or laundry soup and a couple hand fulls of plain old sand box sand and some water and I get very little copper transfer or staining , most of my coins...
Forum: General Hobby Discussion 01-18-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,003
Posted By Bodyman
protection

I had s sheet of self adhesive thick protective plastic sheet laying around , kind of like very thick tape. with a slight texture on the outside , just peel and stick and trim the edges , it came in...
Forum: Metal Detector Accessories 12-27-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By Bodyman
cord

Go to radio shack and get another cord with male and female ends. you can plug one end into the detector and clip the other to your belt and then plug your head phones into there . You can even...
Forum: Make It or Fix It Yourself 12-21-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,636
Posted By Bodyman
Made my own

I made my own a 0 cost except my hour of labor. two years and a LOT of use and still going strong. Of coarse you have to have a pile of scrap metal and a welder.
Forum: Cleaning Your Finds 12-17-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By Bodyman
looks like a sewing thimble and the green tint...

looks like a sewing thimble and the green tint looks like copper
Forum: Cleaning Your Finds 12-17-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 940
Posted By Bodyman
how to tumbler

I bought an old printer at goodwill for $2.00 that's right 2.00. I then took all the plastic of the outside and wired the drive motor directly to the power supply to get rid of all the switch...
Forum: Cleaning Your Finds 12-16-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 940
Posted By Bodyman
I have a homemade tumbler that i made from a...

I have a homemade tumbler that i made from a printer and I use about two cups of play sand from the sand box and a little dish soap and water . and yes I just throw a mix of coins in at once ...
Forum: Cleaning Your Finds 12-15-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 940
Posted By Bodyman
Try play sand, and soapy water , my coins look...

Try play sand, and soapy water , my coins look the same or worse before and clean up better after about 4 or 5 hours tumbling and I don't separate them anymore.
Forum: Cleaning Your Finds 12-07-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By Bodyman
Most of my Before penny's are so ugly you have to...

Most of my Before penny's are so ugly you have to look close to tell what they are
Forum: Stories and Pictures of Finds 12-02-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,007
Posted By Bodyman
I found a Easter egg with .75 in it three inches...

I found a Easter egg with .75 in it three inches down a few months back must have been there a long time coins were from the 1970,s but no silver, egg was still sealed like a little time capsule.
Forum: Make It or Fix It Yourself 11-17-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By Bodyman
headphone

I run the cord up thru my shirt when in brushy cond
Forum: Beach and Water Hunting 11-15-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,032
Posted By Bodyman
MELT THE SKULL what??????

melt the gold and keep the skull , nice pirate bling
Forum: All About Detectors 11-03-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By Bodyman
yes its new. I got the replacement before i sent...

yes its new. I got the replacement before i sent the old one back and #2 is on its way back now .
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