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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Metal detector brands

For a long time, the metal detector market has been quite conservative. In fact, it was divided between several large companies, which were the leading ones in this or that segment or region. As a rule, these were USA and Australian companies, but the power balance has changed with time. Below we’ll discuss metal detector brands, including those, appeared quite recently.

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Choosing headphones for a metal detector: all pros and cons

Headphones are one of the most important accessories in metal detecting. In this article, we’d like to take a closer look at what headphones are better to use with a metal detector: wireless or wired ones, what characteristics they should have, what you should pay attention to when selecting them? Also, the article includes several reviews of the most popular and successful models.

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