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Beach Wrestling Causes Wedding Ring Loss, Rottnest Island, Western Australia. Riley and a heap of mates had been touring Rottnest Island during a friends buck's party when he had lost his wedding ring. The poor bloke had only gotten married just the week before! He had discovered his ring was missing while waiting for the half hour ferry ride back to Perth.

Giving the Gift of Discovery this Holiday Season "That's what I love. When you see a young person, a child, pick up one of these metal detectors and they go out and they find their first coin or a neat relic or maybe a piece of jewelry," he said. "Once they find something really good, I mean they are hooked.

Fire, Fire, Fire And A Lost Wedding Ring Rescue, Perth, Western Australia. Keith and his wife Julie had been visiting their daughter when during a light hearted bit of volleyball Julie had spiked the ball only to feel her wedding ring shoot straight up in the air but did not see where it had come down again.

Best metal detector: Seek treasure with detectors from £120 That was certainly the case for one lucky detectorist who, in 1989, discovered the largest lump of gold in the western hemisphere. Known as the Boot of Cortez, it weighed in at an astonishing 289.4 troy ounces and sold at auction for over $1.5 million.

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Lost Class Ring Found At Surf City, NC Reunited With Owner Over 50 Years Later Last month Kevin sent me a picture of his class ring he has not been able to wear since 1965! Detecting with a friend at Surf City pier I was able to find Kevin's class ring. Because it had been lost so long, I had some trouble reading the inscription and also finding the correct owner.

Lost Wedding Ring Found In Armadale Garden, Perth, Western Australia. Ray had been doing some gardening a week ago and after going inside to wash up had discovered his treasured wedding ring was missing. Ray had lost his wife of 38 years earlier in the year so his wedding ring had become especially sentimental to him since then.

Bride is reunited with her $20,000 engagement ring after kind stranger found it on the beach A bride has been reunited with her $20,000 engagement ring a few hours after posting about the diamond encrusted beauty on social media. The Gold Coast woman was able to breathe a sigh of relief after Karen 'Kazz' Preston found the special piece of jewellery on the beach, using her metal detector to search the sand.

Heirloom Ring Lost For Five Years. Found! East Fremantle, Western Australia. Julie had a great day recently when one of two sentimental rings which had dissapeared five years ago suddenly appeared in the sand outside her home. Her grandson had a habit of throwing things out the window and when she found one of the rings recently she thought perhaps the other more sentimental ring might be nearby.

Engagement Ring Found Under Patio Deck, Perth, Western Australia. Portia called to ask my help in finding her wedding band. She knew where she had lost it but had already hired a metal detector only to find it had just beeped at her husband constantly due to all the bits of wire, screws and nails etc under their deck.

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Herman: When metal detecting has a ring to it Thank you for joining me today for a tale of loss. And find. And a redemptive moment for a sometimes-maligned demographic. And a local foreign dignitary. And the inanimate things that forever bind a man to his parents. And neighbor helping neighbor. And have I overcooked this enough?

'Culture' Is Not A Magic Potion As the 2019 NFL season enters its fourth quarter, there are three words that Miami Dolphins fans are tired of hearing: 'tank', the first name of a certain Alabama quarterback who isn't nearly as hip as he used to be, and probably most of all, 'culture'.

Treasure hunter and farmer stunned as coin haul makes shy of £100,000 A Suffolk treasure hunter and a lucky farmer have been left overjoyed after a haul of coins found in Suffolk sold for big money at a London auction.

Global Metal Detector Market Research Strategies 2019 - 2025 : Minelab, Bounty Hunter, Fisher, Garrett, Teknetics, Whites, Titan The new research report on Global Metal Detector Market covers the data which is helpful for top manufacturers, product scope, market overview, market opportunities, market risk, market driving force, technological advancement, distributors, traders, dealers, research findings.

Hidden treasures: From gold nuggets, to a medieval chess piece A gold hunter claims to have discovered the UK's largest gold nugget in a Scottish river. The lump of pure gold, which weighs 121.3 grams, was found in a mystery location. The nugget was found in two pieces that fit together in a doughnut shape perfectly, giving it the name The Reunion Nugget, and it could be worth £80,000.

Class Ring Lost 50 Years Ago on A Florida Beach Will Be Reunited With Its Owner A Florida beachgoer lost his class ring 50 years ago. Now, it's been found.

December Daftness… The holidays are upon us and shoppers are going bonkers, spending money they don't have, buying gifts for people who won't use them or who will return them. The older I get the crazier it gets. Ho ho ho… Not that you care… Detecting Diva recently did a review of the Simplex and I urge you to read it.

Find burried treasure after the ground thaws with metal detectors from $12 Today only, as part of its Cyber Monday deals, Amazon is offering Bounty Hunter Metal Detectors from $12 with free shipping for Prime members or in orders of $25 or more. Our favorite is the Quick Silver Metal Detector with Pin Pointer at $69.99. This is down from its regular rate of over $100 and is the best available.

Cyber Monday Deals We'll Buy After Too Much Eggnog After a few cups of Eggnog, we can make an argument for any deal. Well, maybe. Here are a bunch of deals you probably shouldn't shop.

5 great Cyber Monday deals on metal detectors - Metaldetector.com - Blog - Metal Detector products from Detector Electronics Corp Cyber Monday Deals on metal detectors to start the day. Saturday morning we posted our Cyber Monday Metal Detector Deals 2019 video announcing our annual event. Get in on the offers early as several exclusive deals and packages are sure to sell out early in the day.

Video: Cyber Monday Metal Detector Deals Not To Miss! You can land a great new metal detector for yourself or someone else for one low price. Deals are live now and good through midnight PST Monday December 2, 2019.

5 metal detector Cyber Monday deals you should not miss! If you are looking for an exciting or unique gift to get a loved one this holiday season, then why not give them an item that keeps on giving? Metal detectors are a gift that can open up a whole new world to individuals regardless of their age. There is no better time to get a new metal detector than during Cyber Monday.

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