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Old 01-11-2018, 05:14 PM
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Take a couple "known" objects with you. A silver coin, clad quarter, your wedding ring etc. Bury each in the dry sand, maybe 3" deep. Get a sense of what your machine sounds like and your best swing speed etc. Starting out by just guessing how it will all work will get frustrating.
NOTE: If you bury your wedding band, it is advisable that it not be from your CURRENT marriage! If it is from your current marriage, two suggestions: 1) don't tell your wife you did it; 2) mark where you buried it VERY well! !
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Originally Posted by Texaspast View post
NOTE: If you bury your wedding band, it is advisable that it not be from your CURRENT marriage! If it is from your current marriage, two suggestions: 1) don't tell your wife you did it; 2) mark where you buried it VERY well! !
Both great points!

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