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Old 12-01-2016, 12:12 PM
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Default Three Silvers in one hole.. a first for me :)

Haven't posted in a while.....been busy but still finding time to hunt.
10 Silvers since Saturday but yesterday had to be the best find ever for me.

Went out Yesterday with PJ (icthelite) to a small park we have been hunting the
last couple days. Got 4 silver out of there on Tuesday.

Yesterday I was getting some deep 8-9 inch wheaties but no Silver.....PJ got
two Mercuries and at one point he had to leave for the day. Within 10 minutes
of him leaving a got a signal that was jumping around yet a few times I saw a
46 or 47 in the conductive numbers on the Etrac and of course it had that familiar
Etrac sound.

Dug the plug and saw the two silver coins (the washington and Merc)
I call Pj right away and as the phone is still ringing I took my probe and
checked the hole (which I always do) and there is another coin in there
right at the bottom of the hole dead center.

I scraped a little dirt from the bottom and another merc was right there.

I had PJ on the phone by this time and I said to him, "your not going to believe this!!"

Anyway, I know this is getting long but this was the most exciting find I have ever
had. I just stayed there on my knees at the hole for the longest time just looking
at the coins. I left the Merc at the bottom of the hole partially exposed with the other
two up on the dirt and I just savored the moment with a big smile on my face.
It was so incredibly awesome!!!

I continued to hunt for about another half hour and couldn't stop smiling

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Old 12-01-2016, 12:31 PM
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Awesome!!! That's a great old coin spill, congrats!

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Old 12-01-2016, 12:36 PM
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Awesome spill! Congrats!!
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Old 12-01-2016, 01:12 PM
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Sweet!!! Nothing beats a silver spill!!! Well, maybe a gold spill LOL

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Old 12-01-2016, 01:27 PM
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Hell yes nice spill!

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Old 12-01-2016, 05:03 PM
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Always nice pulling multiple silver out on one hole. Congrats on your first 3 silver spill.

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Old 12-01-2016, 07:58 PM
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Fantastic find and a great way to up your silver count.I have dug 2 but never 3 in the same hole and i was elated at that.I could only imagine how great you felt seeing 3 in the same hole...Super dig!!!
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Old 12-01-2016, 08:32 PM
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Now that's the kinda spill we all look forward to! Congrats.


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Old 12-01-2016, 09:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Ohiodigger View post
Sweet!!! Nothing beats a silver spill!!! Well, maybe a gold spill LOL
Thanks guys!

This is going to be a hard find to beat but I think even 1 gold coin would do it

Maybe a Morgan????


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Old 12-01-2016, 09:27 PM
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Nice job Randy, but I just wanted to be sure I read this correctly.
You said PJ left, then 10 minutes later you find 3 silver coins in one hole...

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Old 12-01-2016, 09:56 PM
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Originally Posted by matmit View post
Nice job Randy, but I just wanted to be sure I read this correctly.
You said PJ left, then 10 minutes later you find 3 silver coins in one hole...
Uhhh....ya, unfortunately it kinda went down like that...lol

Wish he would have stayed.

I think your just jealous 6 more to 150.....I'm going to go for it.
I was out at a different spot tonight but only got 6 wheaties and no silver

The place PJ and I have been going to is a sweet little spot....we've pulled
17 silver out of there and over 50 wheaties!!


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Old 12-03-2016, 06:26 PM
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Nice find! Great find, actually!
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Old 12-03-2016, 07:04 PM
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That's just crazy, congrats bud

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Old 12-03-2016, 09:01 PM
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Originally Posted by matmit View post
Nice job Randy, but I just wanted to be sure I read this correctly.
You said PJ left, then 10 minutes later you find 3 silver coins in one hole...
Yes Matt that's what happened. He has been on a roll. He was very happy when he called me. I remember when his goal was 100 silver but now he is on a mission to hit 150. We went out today and he found 3 more. The snow is coming so he better hurry. I sure hope he hits 150 and I am there with him.

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Old 12-03-2016, 09:45 PM
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Originally Posted by AIRFORCEMIKE View post
That's just crazy, congrats bud
Thanks Mike
Ya, when I found those 2 Mercs in a hole hunting with you a few weeks back
I thought to myself, "well this wont happen again any time soon"
Little did I know!

Have you been gettin out much??


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Old 12-03-2016, 09:51 PM
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Originally Posted by I C THE LITE View post
Yes Matt that's what happened. He has been on a roll. He was very happy when he called me. I remember when his goal was 100 silver but now he is on a mission to hit 150. We went out today and he found 3 more. The snow is coming so he better hurry. I sure hope he hits 150 and I am there with him.
Ok, lets do it!! Tomorrow morning should be a balmy 29 degrees


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Old 12-03-2016, 10:24 PM
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Originally Posted by rluna View post
Thanks Mike
Ya, when I found those 2 Mercs in a hole hunting with you a few weeks back
I thought to myself, "well this wont happen again any time soon"
Little did I know!

Have you been gettin out much??


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Been out a few times since we hit that park with some good results. Will see if tomorrow lets me hunt with this potential snow.

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Old 12-04-2016, 10:23 PM
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Old 12-04-2016, 10:37 PM
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Nice job Randy!
I am sure you will hit 150 before I hit 100, I have not seen silver in over a week now.

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Old 12-05-2016, 06:39 AM
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Nice one, love it!

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