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Old 11-03-2017, 06:46 AM
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Default ** Triple Gold Today **

Nice low tides again this weekend .. I'm not missing out on these.
Found a new cut at the beach today and within 5 minutes I had my first gold,an 18ct band.Checked the same hole again, whats this then? .. yes,another gold band 9ct this time!Also scored a few coins & sinkers too.
Worked the low tide next, and would you believe it another old 9ct signet type ring .. it cleaned up nicely but the stone fell out when cleaning.It appears to be a fake opal stone. Also a nice old heavy silver ring as well.
All in all my best day this year .. another 13 grams of gold for the pot.
Gold count for 2017 now @ 50
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Old 11-03-2017, 06:53 AM
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Bonzer! Maaaan...that 18K is the money! Congratulations on one heck of a hunt and year!

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Old 11-03-2017, 07:02 AM
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WOW,,, that will put a smile on your face ,,, great job
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Old 11-03-2017, 07:11 AM
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Congrats on the triple gold and the silver coins, especially that florin!

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Old 11-03-2017, 07:23 AM
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Awesome hat trick- congrats!

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Old 11-03-2017, 08:08 AM
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You are tearing it up!! And this yellow has been under for some time too!! Don't let it rest...
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Old 11-03-2017, 08:19 AM
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Congrats on your Golden Day!!

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Old 11-03-2017, 09:08 AM
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Congrats on the multiple gold and fat silver! They look great all cleaned up!

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Old 11-03-2017, 09:47 AM
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Its amazing you are the only one detecting in Australia!

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Old 11-03-2017, 10:52 AM
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good pix. Good play-by-play action !
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Old 11-03-2017, 11:55 AM
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3 yellows! With the conditions we've had I'm hoping I can get just one before the year is over.

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Old 11-03-2017, 12:43 PM
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Nice job! Good looking stuff there!

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Old 11-03-2017, 01:48 PM
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Wow, that’s a hunt one won’t forget anytime soon, congrats on the triple gold!!!

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Old 11-03-2017, 06:44 PM
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Wow man, amazing hunt! Gotta love finding gold you know has been down there for a loooong time.

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Nice shiny yellows and silver! Big congrats!

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Old 11-04-2017, 01:04 AM
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Nice hunt, congrats on the triple! and great clean-up job as usual!

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Old 11-04-2017, 04:22 PM
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Congratulations - that is really cool! The silver is pretty neat, too.

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Old 11-04-2017, 08:02 PM
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Nice!!!

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Old 11-04-2017, 11:45 PM
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Beautiful gold rings!

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Old 11-04-2017, 11:51 PM
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You gotta know more is there. Looking forward to what you show tomorrow!

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