Metal detector frequency – what is it, and what for?

Have you ever tried to get through the concept of metal detector operating frequency? When I took up this hobby, I tried to do some research. But I didn’t succeed and bought a metal detector that seemed good because of its price.

After some time passed, I understood that such an approach doesn’t work. You should understand the operating principles, advantages, and disadvantages of this or that technology and use them to the maximum.

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Metal detecting – only true stories about the hobby

Metal detecting has become popular relatively recently, and it seems to stay popular for not that long, though. Why? Because this is a kind of a hobby with a finite resource. Since what you have dug out from the ground will never get back there.

So, the above-mentioned means that you should enjoy metal detecting while you can.

This article will help you to know everything about metal detecting. You will find out what kind of treasures to look for and where; what metal detectors to use as well as how to clean and store your valuable findings.

Also, here there is information about the equipment and metal detectors you may need as well as how to avoid the most common metal detecting mistakes.

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Nokta Mini Hoard

Nokta Makro Mini Hoard is the first totally waterproof metal detector for children. It will be a good device for children aged 4 to 14. From this article, you will find about its operation frequency, search coil, if it will work for beach hunting, can it detect bottle caps, and what makes this metal detector different from its elder brother – Nokta Makro Midi Hoard.

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What is ground balance function for, and how does it influence the metal detecting process?

When I took up metal detecting, I didn’t understand much, especially when I heard such words as discrimination, ground balance, mineralization, etc. I didn’t adjust the ground balance. I just turned the metal detector in and hurried to start treasure hunting.

Moreover, even sometime later, I was still using automatic manufacturer’s settings, and these were quite enough for me. Only when I became a more experienced digger, I started to see how important is proper setting and adjusting of the ground balance. This is the experience I’d like to share with you here.

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Minelab GPX 6000

Not all diggers know that Minelab belongs to the Codan Limited group of companies, which publish a financial report and a presentation for investors every year. The financial year of 2021 has already begun in Codan, and it will end in July 2021, so the company has published its plans. Among them, you can find a plan to release a new metal detector for gold prospecting – Minelab GPX 6000.

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