Friendly Metal Detecting Forums   Coiltek electronics
List all sponsors

Go Back   Friendly Metal Detecting Forums > Everything About Finds > Cleaning Your Finds

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-15-2018, 11:03 PM
Blingdigger's Avatar
Blingdigger Blingdigger is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Jun 2016
Location: Florida
Posts: 69
Default Suggestion for cleaning

How can I start cleanning?
Attached Images
Reply With Quote

Old 02-15-2018, 11:06 PM
ArthurEvans's Avatar
ArthurEvans ArthurEvans is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: Hyde Park, Dutchess County, NY
Posts: 276

What does that ring up as? Did you find it in soil, or salt water?

Hyde Park, Dutchess County, NY; Central CT
Tesoro Tejón, White's M6, Garrett AT Pro and Pro-Pointer

Reply With Quote

Old 02-15-2018, 11:10 PM
Oldsjunkie's Avatar
Oldsjunkie Oldsjunkie is offline
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Ellettsville Indiana
Posts: 1,856

Looks like hammer time to me...I assume that is a cross and the formation surrounding it is extremely hard? I'd tap around on it with an appropriate blunt object and see how much of a fight it puts up. If you can't chip or break it off, the tumbler is probably the next shot.

Good luck and HH!

Whites MXT All Pro, Tesoro Compadre 7"- Oldest Coin:1858 Flying eagle. Finds: 2018 (total) Clad: $32.91 ($215.68) Silver coins: 11 (47) Sterling: 2 (17) Gold: 0 (1) Buffalos: 0 (7) Wheats: 38 (141) Injuns: 3 (13) V Nicks: 0 (4)

Reply With Quote

Old 02-15-2018, 11:14 PM
pan4au's Avatar
pan4au pan4au is online now
Elite Member
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: W.Tn
Posts: 1,845

I'm thinking it's a cross also... probably silver but hopefully gold.. I've never had any salt water finds to clean.. maybe lemon juice or vinegar will work

Tn. TH',The Nox 800,Minelab E-Trac,,
Fisher 1266X,Fisher F75 SE,Garrett 7X,Garrett Freedom II Plus,Tesoro Cibola Gound balance modded
Garrett Pro Pointer II,Modded Cen-Tech pinpointer,

Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:24 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.