Re: [Oklahoma Metal Detecting Club] My first detector came today!!
- - Well did you hit the old Church would love to hear about your finds.
-- In email@example.com, "Paul"
> Thank you! the totals are in and I found.....(drum roll please!!!!)
> 12 PENNIES!!!!!!! Woohoo!!!
> I have to say that there are a few things I am pleasantly
> surprised to find out:
> 1) The learning curve is not as bad as I thought it would be
> (though pinpointing seems to be my downfall)
> 2) The LCD display is shockingly pretty right on!!! I figured it
> was kind of a gimmick for it to tell me what I'll get before I dig
> it up, but man! A penny really was a penny! A pull tab really was a
> pull tab, foil was foil! The only one slightly off was chunks of
> aluminum showed up as quarters on the display.
> I am really jazzed about this, I really had a lot of fun. I figure
> if I had this good of a time with this heat that when things cool
> off I'll be lovin' it!
> I came up a bit short on my goal for the day: finding the
> equivalent value in TREASURE of the purchase price of my detector
> (hey, a guy can dream, right?). And I was a bit dissapointed that I
> found way more stuff in my backyard than I did at the park. My wife
> suggested the abandoned church, so that's tomorrow's spot....
> Happy hunting all!!