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Old 03-20-2017, 08:25 PM
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we went back to the site where I hit 10 military buttons and I got 15 today and my buddy got the script a and eagle over canon the rest are mine including two lg cents. The place is unbelievable.
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Old 03-20-2017, 08:31 PM
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That's insane!!! Can you say honey hole son!!!!!!!!!!


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Old 03-20-2017, 08:44 PM
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Honey hole my friend!

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Old 03-20-2017, 08:47 PM
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Originally Posted by coin whisperer View post
That's insane!!! Can you say honey hole son!!!!!!!!!!


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+1. Insane ! ,,,,,HH
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Old 03-20-2017, 09:54 PM
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Those are some of the nicest ones I've seen---congrats

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Old 03-20-2017, 10:22 PM
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thanks I'm still stoked!

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Old 03-20-2017, 10:26 PM
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Pretty much speechless, congrats to you calabash !!

Insane to say the least!
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WOW!!! All those buttons are AMAZING! I love finding those old buttons.

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Were you using V4?
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Old 03-20-2017, 11:29 PM
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3.2 im waiting till hunting season slows down before I try to learn a new update.

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Old 03-20-2017, 11:36 PM
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Smile 18 military buttons found today and more.

You have certainly come across a button hot spot. Those are some great finds. Having access to a site like that is a relic hunters dream. Congratulations and hope you continue to recover them.

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Old 03-21-2017, 07:40 AM
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heres the collection after 2 hunts.
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Congrats on some AWESOME finds!

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Old 03-21-2017, 08:00 PM
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That is really amazing!
I believe some of those are from the Revolutionary War!!

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