Friendly Metal Detecting Forums   Metal Detectors
List all sponsors

Go Back   Friendly Metal Detecting Forums > Metal Detecting > Coinshooters and Relic Hunters

Reply
  
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 01-08-2018, 04:59 PM
Jamflicker's Avatar
Jamflicker Jamflicker is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Southern California
Posts: 14,285
Default My 2017 So Cal Year In Review

Hey everyone,
Here are my highlights from 2017. I didn't get out as much as previous years because of my involvement with my son and little league plus enjoying spending time with my girlfriend and traveling but I am happy with my finds from last year.

A couple of highlights were:
1814 Large Cent
1908 Barber Half
1931s Wheat Penny

Enjoy the photos and happy new year.
Jason
Attached Images
     

__________________
Etrac Totals since 12/27/10 (2018) - Clad: $3121.03 ($224.48), Silver Coins: 1547 (137), Wheats: 6931 (758), .925: 266 (24), Marbles 768 (108), Oldest Coins: 1814 Large Cent, 1860 1/4 Reale, 1888 Seated Quarter

Reply With Quote


1 members found this post helpful.
  #2  
Old 01-08-2018, 05:15 PM
Dewsweeper894's Avatar
Dewsweeper894 Dewsweeper894 is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 3,360
Smile

Way to go Jam ! Loading up in 2017!without even trying . Congratulations on the killer year and the bucketlisters ! Your a rockstar.
, good luck in 2018 .. I see you already have a great start .
,Dew

__________________
Minelab ETrac & Tesoro V , 2018 YTD Totals - S = 118
WP = 222, IHP = 4, Buffs 3, CL = 169.42

Reply With Quote


  #3  
Old 01-08-2018, 05:56 PM
Captain Silver's Avatar
Captain Silver Captain Silver is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Silver Beach CT
Posts: 17,306
Default

Good stuff, all of it! Congrats on a fine 2017 and best of luck in 2018 Jason!

__________________
Minelab FBS & BBS detectors-GG & D/C headphones-Garrett Propointers & SunRay X1 Probe...I listen to Slayer because punching people in the face is not socially acceptable

Reply With Quote


  #4  
Old 01-08-2018, 06:01 PM
Mg240's Avatar
Mg240 Mg240 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: Illinois
Posts: 381
Default

Awesome! That's a lot of quality finds. I also found a Captain Midnight relic, though not as cool as that badge.

Sent from my SM-G925V using Tapatalk

__________________
Garret AT Pro oldest coin 1857 Seated Liberty dime
2016: 45 wheats; 3IH;2 V nickels;1 Buffalo nickel;1 SLQ;1954 Franklin half.7 rings: 2 gold 1 sterling 4 junk rings.

Reply With Quote


  #5  
Old 01-08-2018, 06:17 PM
markinswpa's Avatar
markinswpa markinswpa is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2015
Location: Pittsburgh Pa.
Posts: 1,089
Default

What a great year ! nice pile of silver. Just a ton of cool finds. My favorite is that V8 Ford token. I actually saved a pic of that when you posted it. It is #1 most wanted on my token list. Hope you have another fine year . HH Mark
Reply With Quote


  #6  
Old 01-08-2018, 07:04 PM
Tom_in_CA's Avatar
Tom_in_CA Tom_in_CA is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 7,688
Default

Holy Toledo Jamflicker ! All that silver is blinding ! Great photo layout. And knowing the spots you hunt: It is a testament to your excellent 6th sense to sniff those out.

Oh ... and of course .... all of those came from south of the Santa Barbara line, right ?
Reply With Quote


  #7  
Old 01-08-2018, 07:34 PM
Mr. Digger's Avatar
Mr. Digger Mr. Digger is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 476
Default

Ummmm....silver much? Wow. Impressive!

__________________
Oldest Coin: 1693 William & Mary Halfpenny
Oldest Silver: 1751 Fernando VI One Reale
Oldest US Coin: 1787 Mass State Copper
Oldest US Silver: 1821 Capped Bust Dime

Reply With Quote


  #8  
Old 01-08-2018, 07:48 PM
Happa54 Happa54 is offline
Supporter
 
Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: Los Angeles, CA.
Posts: 347
Default

Wow Jason, WTG!!! Awesome 2017.

But I expect no less of you since I've been out with you a few times and have seen first hand the craziness in you and your Etrac.

__________________
Equinox 600
Minelab Safari

Reply With Quote


  #9  
Old 01-08-2018, 08:01 PM
Tom_in_CA's Avatar
Tom_in_CA Tom_in_CA is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 7,688
Default

Originally Posted by Happa54 View post
.... I've been out with you a few times and have seen first hand the craziness in you and your Etrac.
Don't be fooled. Jamflicker is a robot. He's not human. How else can we explain these humanly impossible feats ? Thus his show & tell doesn't count. Move along. Nothing to see here folks.
Reply With Quote


  #10  
Old 01-08-2018, 08:05 PM
Happa54 Happa54 is offline
Supporter
 
Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: Los Angeles, CA.
Posts: 347
Default

Originally Posted by Tom_in_CA View post
Don't be fooled. Jamflicker is a robot. He's not human. How else can we explain these humanly impossible feats ? Thus his show & tell doesn't count. Move along. Nothing to see here folks.
You got me rolling on the floor laughing Tom !!!!!!

__________________
Equinox 600
Minelab Safari

Reply With Quote


1 members found this post helpful.
  #11  
Old 01-08-2018, 08:07 PM
cellrdwellr's Avatar
cellrdwellr cellrdwellr is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Worcester County, MA
Posts: 10,982
Default

Fantastic year Jason! Congrats! Good luck in 2018!

__________________
☆2018☆
☆W-124~IH-26~LC-14☆
☆Silva-40~Ster-8☆
☆Shield-0~V's-1~Buff-1☆

Reply With Quote


  #12  
Old 01-08-2018, 08:08 PM
IDXMonster IDXMonster is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: New Glarus
Posts: 2,992
Default

Those are awesome pics,for some reason Iím in love with that spoon! One hell of a season AGAIN Jason,it pays to know what the hell youre doing.
Itís good you get to mix it up with the boy,the gal AND detecting...and STILL have a turnout like that. Incredible as always!

Kevin
Reply With Quote


  #13  
Old 01-08-2018, 08:39 PM
jack&jill's Avatar
jack&jill jack&jill is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: In Wisconsin's now thawed Tundra
Posts: 8,740
Default

Another very amazing year Jason. even with the changes with priorities there is still a major league detector here. Fantastic pic's buddy with awesome displays. Hope 2018 will be even better in all parts of your life. Congrats Jason on all your adventures. Trapper

__________________
2018 344 Sil. 11 Ster 3 IH 576 Wt's 314.54 Clad 2017 167 Wt's, 2 IH's, 107 Sil, $102.13 clad, 6-925 Ster.,

Reply With Quote


  #14  
Old 01-08-2018, 09:25 PM
Lawnwalker15's Avatar
Lawnwalker15 Lawnwalker15 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: Lottsville,PA NW Warren Co
Posts: 256
Default

Man o man Jam!!!!! Looks like you found a silver mine! The rest was icing on the cake..... great finds and pics. Congrats and thanks for sharing....good luck in 2018

__________________
Metal detecting is something I do when I probably should be doing something else!

Reply With Quote


  #15  
Old 01-08-2018, 11:51 PM
romyrome's Avatar
romyrome romyrome is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Westminster CA
Posts: 1,275
Default

wow those are some impressive finds brother and a killer year wow wtg but wheres the gold ? all that silver and not a bit of gold ?

__________________
Karma Leads Me To Amazing Things ....Equinox 800 Excalibur2 + Sword & AT Pro

Reply With Quote


  #16  
Old 01-09-2018, 12:21 AM
GroundSweeper's Avatar
GroundSweeper GroundSweeper is offline
Supporter
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Placer Co., CA
Posts: 14,295
Default

Amazing year Jam, congrats!

__________________
2 Compadres : 2018 (Total (4/4/13 to date)) - Clad: $152.05 ($793.55), Silver coins: 1 (6), Wheats: 16 (45), Gold: 6 (24), .925 6 (55), Rings: 33 (173), Oldest Coins: 1921 Ten Centavos Filipinas; Chinese cash coin

Reply With Quote


  #17  
Old 01-09-2018, 01:06 AM
61chip's Avatar
61chip 61chip is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: West Central Missouri
Posts: 2,074
Default

Jam, you just keep that silver train a rollin! Heck of a year! But tell you what, I really like the tokens you find! I dig mainly for Civil War stuff, and have only dug a few tokens. Congrats and GL for 2018!
Reply With Quote


  #18  
Old 01-09-2018, 01:36 AM
hikerdude hikerdude is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: California High Desert
Posts: 1,025
Default Yep, No way.

Originally Posted by Tom_in_CA View post
Don't be fooled. Jamflicker is a robot. He's not human. How else can we explain these humanly impossible feats ? Thus his show & tell doesn't count. Move along. Nothing to see here folks.
Looks like Jam has done the impossible, except I think he really did find all those great finds. Congratulations on another great metal detecting year, and sounds like you had a great time with your son, and gf too. Spending time with your son, and gf, is priceless.
HH everyone
Reply With Quote


  #19  
Old 01-09-2018, 06:59 AM
Ron 71's Avatar
Ron 71 Ron 71 is online now
Supporter
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: No.Reading,Massachusetts
Posts: 4,186
Default

Awesome year Jam, Congrats!
Best of luck in 2018!

__________________
Equinox 800, MX-Sport, X-Terra705, Sand Shark, Pro-Pointer AT
2018 (Total)...Clad-$212.74($799.29)...Silver-5 (19)...Gold-1 (6)...Sterling-8(41)...Wheats-15(114)...Oldest-18?? LC ,1861 IHP,1865 2 cent piece

Reply With Quote


  #20  
Old 01-09-2018, 09:30 AM
Silver_Seeker's Avatar
Silver_Seeker Silver_Seeker is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Rhode Island
Posts: 909
Default

Yeah, looks like you hardly got out at all.

Nice year there, nice career for some people!

__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Instagram @diggingri

Reply With Quote


Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:35 AM.


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