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Old 11-05-2017, 06:15 PM
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Thumbs up Fugio Friday!

Got out with my good friend Frank yesterday to some new spots. On our way to them Frank spotted what he thought was a hole. We got out & walked around & yep, cellar hole!

This site produced this small knee buckle close to the hole. Then moved closer to the hole & got another good signal & pulled out the escutcheon plate. I worked my way to the back side & got a good signal between 7-8 down but a vine was in the way. A few good chops with my shovel took care of it. Dug down & low & behold a Fugio popped out! This is my 2nd one ever! After a while things quieted down and we got back in the car. We drove probably 100 feet & saw another one! I nabbed my 2nd Copper but alas it's toasted.
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Old 11-05-2017, 06:16 PM
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Thursday's Finds:

Thursday I was off from work & went to a new spot. Pulled the flat button out. 2 swings to the left & got another good signal & pulled out this beautiful shoe buckle. I also had the chape but it dropped out of my pouch somewhere, grr! Moved further out & got this small silver plated spoon. Continued further out & got the musket ball. Was a long day & hit the site pretty good but someone had been there a long time ago and left plow parts on the foundation.
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Old 11-05-2017, 08:28 PM
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That coin sure is pretty! She cleaned up really nice too, Congrats!

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Old 11-05-2017, 08:46 PM
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Good looking finds, congrats!
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Old 11-05-2017, 09:06 PM
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Awesome finds! Congrats

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Old 11-05-2017, 09:34 PM
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Everyone's bucket lister for sure !!!!

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Old 11-06-2017, 02:24 AM
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UNBELIEVABLE !!!!!!!!! HUUUUUUUUUUGGGGGE CONGRATS !!!!!

Theres a once in a lifetime score !!!

Maann you CT and MA guys drive me nuts.............

Yeah that fuge is in spectacular shape for its time spent in dirt.....
congrats again.........

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Old 11-06-2017, 05:54 AM
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Nice finds.

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Old 11-06-2017, 08:23 AM
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Great finds Rog

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Old 11-06-2017, 10:25 AM
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wow you killed it! nice job
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Old 11-06-2017, 02:27 PM
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Originally Posted by The Rebel View post
Got out with my good friend Frank yesterday to some new spots. On our way to them Frank spotted what he thought was a hole. We got out & walked around & yep, cellar hole!

This site produced this small knee buckle close to the hole. Then moved closer to the hole & got another good signal & pulled out the escutcheon plate. I worked my way to the back side & got a good signal between 7-8 down but a vine was in the way. A few good chops with my shovel took care of it. Dug down & low & behold a Fugio popped out! This is my 2nd one ever! After a while things quieted down and we got back in the car. We drove probably 100 feet & saw another one! I nabbed my 2nd Copper but alas it's toasted.

2nd Fugio!???

That's just wrong. And right... on so many levels. Congrats!!
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Old 11-06-2017, 04:24 PM
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Amazing fugio man, that is TOP of many bucket lists...

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Old 11-06-2017, 05:07 PM
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Congrats! Fugio, my ultimate bucket list!
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Old 11-06-2017, 05:40 PM
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Good golly, I had to Google Fugio to figure out what you were talking about. I'd never even heard of them. And awesome that you've found two. Really incredible....
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Old 11-06-2017, 08:08 PM
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Can't believe so few responses! Got to be the only chain found this year ! Again, big congrats !!!

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Old 11-07-2017, 10:02 AM
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Thanks everyone for the kind words!

While we New England boys do have a ton of history, sites are very hard to find that haven't been already pounded by others in the past. The only real benefit is that you don't know when it was hit last, how old was the technology of the machine being used and how experienced was the detectorist. Weather & ground conditions also play a factor by pushing up deeper targets due to frost heaves...etc...

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Old 11-07-2017, 10:13 AM
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Excellent hunting! That Fugio is in awesome shape. That's crazy that it's your second one! Big congrats!

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Old 11-07-2017, 10:41 AM
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Fantastic! On my bucket list - sounds like you need to go back before it snows!

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Old 11-07-2017, 05:43 PM
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Very nice!!!

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Old 11-07-2017, 06:13 PM
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Awesome, heard of a Fugio but had to go look it up again for all the details

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