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Forum: Find a Hunting Buddy 08-19-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By Bodyman
I am in Mundelein , give me a shout I have been...

I am in Mundelein , give me a shout I have been detecting for a couple years now in the area.
Forum: Cleaning Your Finds 08-05-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By Bodyman
I tried a round drum but found the the coins just...

I tried a round drum but found the the coins just slid around inside so I went this route with a juice bottle for more tumbling action. you cant see it well but this bottle is octagonal in shape but...
Forum: Coinshooters and Relic Hunters 08-04-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 849
Posted By Bodyman
it may take a few days to recover, Very sore...

it may take a few days to recover, Very sore today . seems five hours is a bit to long,but when you are on a roll who can stop. There was still more coins there so I will be back for sure. I should...
Forum: Coinshooters and Relic Hunters 08-03-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 849
Posted By Bodyman
You just never know

I went to one of my usual ball fielded for a few hours this morning and came out with about six bucks in clad. On the way home I just cruised around in a older subdivision and came across a trio of...
Forum: All About Detectors 06-08-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,538
Posted By Bodyman
MayBe it a midlife crisis kind of...

MayBe it a midlife crisis kind of thing??:laughing::laughing::laughing::lol:
Forum: General Hobby Discussion 05-25-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 235
Posted By Bodyman
I would think any chart for a Whites machine...

I would think any chart for a Whites machine would be as accurate as you will get , its only a guide but on clad I have found it to be dead on most times.
Forum: General Hobby Discussion 05-14-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 483
Posted By Bodyman
Thumbs up agreed t he grass is my favorite. Spot probably...

agreed t he grass is my favorite. Spot probably 500 to 1
Forum: General Hobby Discussion 05-11-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,134
Posted By Bodyman
oh boy!

oh boy!
Forum: General Hobby Discussion 05-11-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,679
Posted By Bodyman
I never thought about allergy med and joint pain...

I never thought about allergy med and joint pain , its been a bad sneeze season for me and I have been popping allergy meds like candy and my joint pain has been much worse this spring . I guess ...
Forum: Find a Hunting Buddy 04-30-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,115
Posted By Bodyman
Red face welcome from mundelein

welcome from mundelein
Forum: What's the Value? 04-24-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 483
Posted By Bodyman
From my experience it won't be anywhere near 98%...

From my experience it won't be anywhere near 98% at the gold store seems to me it was more like 55or 60%
Forum: Stories and Pictures of Finds 04-13-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
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: 537
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: 120
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: 120
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: 364
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: 2,090
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: 365
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: 892
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: 921
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: 1,073
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: 556
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: 589
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: 569
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: 1,292
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...
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