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Old 09-20-2016, 10:01 AM
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Lol, I dare you to show up in one of these;
https://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl...act=mrc&uact=8
Ha! Hilarious! Tempting.
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Old 09-20-2016, 04:33 PM
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Will be my first seeded hunt also. Looking forward to it and meeting fellow detectorist.
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Old 09-20-2016, 10:34 PM
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Sorry I haven't seen all the responses from you guys after posting the announcement for the Hunt on Oct 1st. I'm still a newbie to the forum and just figured out how to go back to see replies. I've missed our hunt for the past four years as I was working every weekend. I'm using a vacation day this year to be able to attend.

So far, we have registrations from Mass, New Hampshire, Maine, Connecticut and maybe New York. In the past, we average 35-45 registered hunters.
We'll be raking the beach before AND after the hunt. It is normally off limits to detecting, being DCR parkland, so we have a SPECIAL USE PERMIT for that day only.

So charge up those batteries or bring extra Duracells and your lunch.

Bring your Hunt Flyer for Schedule and directions: LOST on the DAY OF HUNT CALL 781-424-7472

Good luck everyone !

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Old 09-21-2016, 07:47 PM
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Can't wait, gunna be a good day!

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Old 09-21-2016, 10:44 PM
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I can't believe it's almost October already, looking forward to meeting everyone, should be a great time!

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Old 09-22-2016, 02:41 PM
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Originally Posted by cellrdwellr View post
Can't wait, gunna be a good day!
bah. You are just going to find the stuff that I wanted to find.

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Old 09-26-2016, 12:46 PM
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Check out the website - they posted the potential prizes. I hope I walk away with a real metal detector!
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Old 09-26-2016, 11:33 PM
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Less than a week away! Looking forward to meeting some fellow forum members! Good luck and HH everyone!

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Old 09-27-2016, 12:07 PM
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Same! Very excited!
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Old 09-27-2016, 12:28 PM
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Currently, Mr. Weather Channel say dress for rain.

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Old 09-29-2016, 11:42 PM
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Yea two days away and I'm seeing 100% chance of rain, cold rain too. Bundle up ladies and gents!

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Old 09-30-2016, 07:07 PM
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Any tips for a newby in the rain? Should I keep my pinpointer in a plastic bag?
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Old 09-30-2016, 07:41 PM
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Any tips for a newby in the rain? Should I keep my pinpointer in a plastic bag?
What kind of detector and pinpointer do you use?

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Old 09-30-2016, 07:50 PM
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What kind of detector and pinpointer do you use?
It's called MPX Digital, a beginner one. The pinpointer is basic, from Amazon, I'm not sure what brand.
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Old 09-30-2016, 08:00 PM
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It's called MPX Digital, a beginner one. The pinpointer is basic, from Amazon, I'm not sure what brand.
Is the detector waterproof? If not I would definitely wrap it up good! I usually use a trash bag when I'm not using my waterproof machine. I would definitely put the pinpointer in a air tight bag. I have a few extra bags and ponchos I can bring out for anyone who needs one.

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Old 09-30-2016, 08:15 PM
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Originally Posted by cellrdwellr View post
Is the detector waterproof? If not I would definitely wrap it up good! I usually use a trash bag when I'm not using my waterproof machine. I would definitely put the pinpointer in a air tight bag. I have a few extra bags and ponchos I can bring out for anyone who needs one.
Good tips, thanks. The manual shows it submerged in water up to a certain point, but I will probably wrap the top half. Thanks!

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Old 09-30-2016, 09:18 PM
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Good tips, thanks. The manual shows it submerged in water up to a certain point, but I will probably wrap the top half. Thanks!
The coil will be okay I would definitely wrap the top half though good luck tomorrow!

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Old 10-01-2016, 08:53 PM
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Thank you guys and gals for a great hunt. Even with all the rain had a great time.
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Old 10-01-2016, 08:58 PM
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Originally Posted by detectordiver View post
Thank you guys and gals for a great hunt. Even with all the rain had a great time.
I wish I knew faces I didn't get to meet you or a couple other forum members, I had a blast! I want to thank everyone for putting on a great seeded hunt, will be sure to come again. Here's my take for the day! I won't lie, I wanted that AT pro pretty bad! Thank you MTHA!
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Old 10-01-2016, 10:56 PM
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Me and my daughter Jackie both had a lot of fun today too! With both my kids being in their 20s now I was looking for a good Father/Daughter day and this fit the bill nicely. We met a lot of really nice people too, wish I had known who some of you were but did get to meet Cellrdwellr and Jimther, both good guys! No ATPro for us either but together we ended up with 4 silvers, 10 buffs, $10.75 in clad, an XP hat, a 1978 proof set and a 1993 mint set. Thanks to MTHA for a fun day! Thanks also to Jimther for letting us know about the event, It was nice meeting you Jim!

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