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Old 06-10-2019, 07:57 PM
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Default Tremendous Fun Minus Gold on a 9 Ring Hunt*

Last week, I hunted Miami Beach on Wednesday and Friday and conditions were very sanded in. Yesterday, I decided to head back to another beach south of me that I had scored a gold and 2 silvers two weeks ago. I thought the slight and subtle wind shifts that we’ve had recently may have changed conditions there. Well, I was right; except it wasn’t the wet sand that was giving up the targets this time, it was near shore. I hunted over 5 hours with Noxy and I didn’t realize it since the morning was mostly overcast and rainy which helped with the brutal heat and humidity we’ve been having. It was basically non-stop action for over 5 hours and the only thing missing to make this hunt great was a little yellow or if that Gucci watch wouldn’t have been toasted, (Oh well, at least I have a Rolex ). Students were out last Friday and after this week I’ll be out for the summer “to recover”.

If anyone can identify the Hebrew on the ring please let me know what it says.

*(As for "9 rings", one of the rings has technically 5 rings ).
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Old 06-10-2019, 08:01 PM
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Great hunt Felix WTG!!

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Old 06-10-2019, 08:26 PM
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Thumbs up Nice Hunt

Gold , or not, doesn't matter Felix , that amount of digs is amazing, not many people would use energy on pennies, last hunt at 12 Felix , i was done , nice find's , happy hunting.

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Old 06-10-2019, 10:36 PM
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No gold but a good hunt when you have targets to dig
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Old 06-11-2019, 01:08 AM
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Congrats on a 5 ring day! Or 9 !????? What a great feeling it is to dig up a ring, or any jewelry for that matter.

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Old 06-11-2019, 11:18 AM
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Looks like you had a great hunt and good time. Congrats


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Old 06-11-2019, 01:03 PM
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Now that’s a great hunt wow even w/o the gold. And yes I’m in recovery but getting better every day

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Old 06-11-2019, 01:10 PM
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Nice to hit it non stop like that. Sounds like similar conditions here, when it's sanded in it is terrible...

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Old 06-11-2019, 01:54 PM
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Man, 72 pennies! You definitely put in some work that day. It's hard to ID those crusty ones with Nox, they always seem to throw different numbers.

Nice hunt!

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Old 06-11-2019, 04:06 PM
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Wow, thats some serious hunting there Felix! Well done for sure. Congrats on the silver too.

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Old 06-11-2019, 05:39 PM
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I'm permanently in recovery! lol That is the kind of hunt I'm always hoping for. Congrats!
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Old 06-11-2019, 06:58 PM
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Congrats on all those rings and silver!

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Old 06-11-2019, 07:19 PM
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Great pix. Great play-by-play. But it makes you wonder why ANYONE ever went to stainless steel and tungsten for wedding rings ? I mean ... sheesk. When I started this hobby, ALL WEDDING RINGS were gold or plat. No one ever stooped so low as to use non-precious metals in wedding rings
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Old 06-11-2019, 07:44 PM
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Old 06-13-2019, 01:14 AM
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Old 06-13-2019, 06:45 AM
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Nice hunt Felix! Enjoy your recovery time

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Old 06-13-2019, 11:51 AM
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I hear ya!

I'm done in 2 hours, 30 minute drive home. Expect the first cold one to open in two hours and 31 minutes.

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Old 06-13-2019, 06:07 PM
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great work Felix,,,I am glad someone else knows what its like to dig 10 rings and not one be gold,,,,that watch looks like a twin of the one I found the other day,,,corrosion and all,,,GL HH

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Old 06-14-2019, 02:15 PM
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9 rings is a great day! Very nice ...

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