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Hello and thank you

Post by Dave-Sandra » Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:34 pm

Hello to everybody,
Just found and joined here in a hope to learn and eventually share.
We are totally new to this and do not own a metal detector.
Currently looking around and seeing what we need to get us going.
We have not set a budget yet as totally lost on what equipment is the best value.

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Post by littlehove » Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:45 pm

Welcome to this excellent resource . Before you consider what equipment to outlay your hard earned cash on, have a good look at the various sections of the site, in particular the Beginner's Guide and the Permissions forum.

There are many very experienced people here who will help you with any questions you may have.

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Post by Machinist » Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:58 pm

Hello and welcome to the forum ::g

I think the major thing to consider before buying a metal detector is where are you going to use it. All land is owned by someone and you need permission to search on it. Many beaches can be detected without a problem others are restricted because of private ownership, wildlife habitats or other restrictions.

Permission to detect is one of the hurdles that trip up many a budding detectorist as they start out, get over that hurdle and you are away :D

It's all the Headless Hunters fault !!

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Post by sweepstick47 » Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:10 am

Hello Dave and Sandra ::g Welcome aboard the forum which harbours all the information you could possibly need to make a start in this great hobby. If you haven't yet eye-balled this helpful Beginner's Topic, here's a direct link to it ::g Beginner's Guide

Good Luck and enjoy your time with us on the MDF ::g Regards ss47
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Post by FUBAR » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:06 pm

Hi and welcome to this great forum. Enjoy.

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Post by Oxgirl36 » Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:37 pm

Warm felicitations :D Well that’s a bit more interesting than just saying hello =))

Hope you love the forum ::g
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