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Old 01-14-2018, 04:04 AM
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Default ** Don't Walk Away! **

Three of us hit the beach this afternoon, boy was it hot 95℉ today.
Things were very quiet & signals were scarce.
After digging a great signal, I chased it around the hole scoop after scoop until I gave up with exhaustion from the heat.
Later after still no decent finds, I returned to the water-filled hole for another try.
Four scoops later and I had it in my hand .. another 9ct band,3.8 grams.
Same old story .. don't walk away.

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Old 01-14-2018, 05:19 AM
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That's a beauty, as they say, never give up!


Detectors: CTX 3030, X-Terra70, Pro-Find 25 Oldest Coin: 1866 English Penny
2018 totals: $2165.98AUD (778x$2, 406x$1, 130x50c, 302x20c, 370x10c, 531x5c, 434x2c, 635x1c) and 261 foreign, collectable or older Australian/English (pre-decimal) coins.
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Old 01-14-2018, 06:24 AM
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Maybe you should send me that ring. I really like it. Thank you in advance.

You sure are hitting it good this year. You can start your own store.

You have a good spot their Maggie.


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Old 01-14-2018, 07:28 AM
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That's a purdy one. Congrats
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Old 01-14-2018, 07:38 AM
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Very nice ring. Congratulations.

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Old 01-14-2018, 08:03 AM
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Persistence pays off.

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Old 01-14-2018, 08:04 AM
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That sure turned out nice after the cleaning! You've been a gold monster so far!

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Old 01-14-2018, 09:30 AM
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Another beauty!!

I normally don't walk away from a signal unless I realize I'm in danger. Sometimes targets hunting out deep can get to where you can't dig any deeper with out going under. Cold water I have to walk away and try not think of what it could have been.

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Old 01-14-2018, 12:45 PM
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Great save!

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Old 01-14-2018, 02:22 PM
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Thatís a beauty, glad you went back!

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