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Old 09-07-2017, 05:46 PM
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Default Silvers #138 to #141...

Went out for a dig with the Dirt Lizard today at a 1940's park/ballfield I last visited in the winter of 2015/2016...D.L came prepared with a brand new Safari that he pulled a Merc with in a effort to compete with the Captain...but me, being the dirty player in the game brought out a couple FBS machines, one wearing a big coil and the other a 6"...and proceeded to put silver on both of 'em All of it...scrap, junk ring, part of a pocketwatch, $1.50 in clad, 11 wheats and 4 silvers #138, #139, #140 and #141... It was nice to get out and dig with Bob today, good times and good hunting for sure...so until the next outing, thanks for the looking and Happy Hunting!

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Old 09-07-2017, 05:57 PM
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Great finds!


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Old 09-07-2017, 06:02 PM
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Nice silver finds!

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Old 09-07-2017, 06:23 PM
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Nice 4 silver day! Congrats!

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Old 09-07-2017, 06:56 PM
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Way to revisit a spot and pul some oldies. Congrats on the 4 silver day!

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Old 09-07-2017, 07:27 PM
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Very nice finds!


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Old 09-08-2017, 06:34 AM
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That wasn't fair Bruce 2 machines to my one. Next time one machine and 2 coils. Congrads on the silver that was a great hunt.

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Old 09-08-2017, 09:54 AM
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Originally Posted by Dirt Lizard View post
That wasn't fair Bruce 2 machines to my one. Next time one machine and 2 coils. Congrads on the silver that was a great hunt.


Bob, how many different machines have you owned in the past 12 months?

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Old 09-08-2017, 10:33 AM
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Very nice, as usual!!!

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Old 09-08-2017, 01:56 PM
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[QUOTE=Swinglow;2826526]Bob, how many different machines have you owned in the past 12 months? [/QU About as many as you have.

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Old 09-08-2017, 05:20 PM
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Excellent haul Captain, congrats!

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Old 09-08-2017, 09:42 PM
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Congrats man! Your ability to find high volumes of silver year after year is astounding. Keep it going!

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Old 09-08-2017, 10:12 PM
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Great haul!

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Old 09-09-2017, 07:58 AM
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Capt Silver finds silver...in other news the Sky is Blue and water is wet

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Old 09-09-2017, 09:10 AM
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Bruce, how deep was the silver?
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Old 09-09-2017, 10:27 AM
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Originally Posted by windhunt View post
Bruce, how deep was the silver?
Thanks everyone for the replies! As far as how deep the silvers were Dan, the dirty Rosie was at 8" or so while the other 3 found with the small coil were only 4-5" down but hiding in very thick trash.

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Old 09-09-2017, 05:31 PM
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Nice pile of silver for one hunt!!

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Old 09-11-2017, 01:14 PM
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Great hunting there man, four silver days are tough to come by, nice job!

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Old 09-11-2017, 01:50 PM
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Congrats on the silver!

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Old 09-11-2017, 11:28 PM
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Nice ones there Capt.

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