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Old 01-10-2018, 07:00 PM
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Default First Silver Ring of the Year. A chunker!!!!

I keep thinking that I have put the detector up for the season, but the weather has been so mild that I keep getting it out. On my way home from work today, I hit a city park for a quick hunt. Normal clad... then a nice 89-90 signal that I thought was probably a couple of stacked quarters. Was pleasantly surprised with this nice Harley Davidson Sterling ring. 12g. Thanks for looking. Good start to the silver ring count for the new year!
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Old 01-10-2018, 07:03 PM
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Another picture. Pretty ugly. Haha.
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Old 01-10-2018, 07:04 PM
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Now that's an unusual looking ring. Nice find!

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Old 01-10-2018, 07:06 PM
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That thing is awesome, nice find!

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Old 01-10-2018, 08:01 PM
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Ugly ring, but a nice chunk of silver. Nice job!
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Old 01-10-2018, 08:55 PM
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A screwdriver ring! Well done!

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Unique ring with iconic HD
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Let us know when you find a jackhammer ring

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I like it !!! That's a silver beast. Congrats on the recovery.

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Old 01-10-2018, 09:40 PM
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Congrats on the nice chunk of silver! Now you gotta go get yourself a Harley to go along with the ring.

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Old 01-11-2018, 10:19 AM
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Originally Posted by Stiffwrists View post
Another picture. Pretty ugly. Haha.
Yep, that qualifies as a Honker! Cool design, too, very unique and will draw some commentary.

You might find an after-market for that one, too. They're $90 new, though it appears your cleaning methods stripped away the blacking (antiquing) behind the words... don't know how that'll impact any sale. That's, of course, only if you intended to sell!

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Congrats on the BIG ring...

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Old 01-11-2018, 09:50 PM
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Originally Posted by Skippy SH13 View post
Yep, that qualifies as a Honker! Cool design, too, very unique and will draw some commentary.

You might find an after-market for that one, too. They're $90 new, though it appears your cleaning methods stripped away the blacking (antiquing) behind the words... don't know how that'll impact any sale. That's, of course, only if you intended to sell!
I did use some toothpaste on it to polish it up. Just going to hold on to it. (At least until I find a heavier one) Thanks for all the comments. It was fun to find!

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Old 01-12-2018, 12:37 AM
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I like it! Good ring for a wrencher! Congrats!

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Old 01-12-2018, 07:01 AM
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Thats a chunk there! Easy $50 any time you need it...first Harley guy comes along...Sold! Very nice one there SW!

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Old 01-12-2018, 10:42 AM
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Nice silver chunky SW!! Congrats
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Old 01-12-2018, 11:09 AM
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Cool ring, nice find!

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Old 01-12-2018, 01:53 PM
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Very cool find. Liver of sulpher painted on the background will blacken it. Then polish highlights.
I was a jeweler and Silversmith for many years.

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Old 01-12-2018, 05:51 PM
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That's a honker!!! Which park did you say?
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Old 01-12-2018, 07:21 PM
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Originally Posted by wasatchau View post
That's a honker!!! Which park did you say?
It was in Kaysville. Haha. (It's hunted out though)

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