Buy a Gold Detector Online
Panning for Gold
There are severalo ways of finding gold you can pan for it with a special gold panning dish. You have to dig up the dirt and swill it around in the dish wahing the dirt of the top leaving the gold to settle in the bottom.
You use to be able to find it in rivers or streams after the heavy rains.
This is the easiest and less back breaking. You move this detector back and forth across above the ground and when it starts beeping you start digging. Depending on the detector you have bought it may only detect a few inches under the surface.
Of course everything that causes it to beep may not be gold. It could be bottle tops, horseshoes, or metal of any description. If you are real lucky you may just find that elusive gold nugget.
What better way to make a few dollars these days with the great price of gold than fossicking for that elusive nugget. Not only can you find some nuggets, you could go down the beach or in fact any picnic area where people lose their precious rings, necklaces, watches or even money.
Buy a gold detector online and spend an hour or two early in the mornings or later in the evenings when other people have gone home. Friends of mine have lost wedding or engagement rings and they would have been lost forever if someone hadn’t seen their ad in the paper hoping that someone may have found them.
Ok, you are returning it to the owner, and you may not receive anything except a brilliant thank you. So what! It will be your good deed for the day and make a young couple really happy. On the other hand some people will be so relieved that they will offer you a reward. You never know your luck and if you hadn’t been out getting that needed exercise they would be very upset. So you are helping yourself and them.
It is very important to realize that you cannot fossick for gold on any National Parks, Aboriginal territory, cemeteries or in any town sites.
Types of Detectors
Detectors come in a variety of sizes and prices. If you really want to find something you need to buy something that can pick up metal at least a foot down under the surface. The deeper the probe the more you will find.
Yes you will also find old horse shoes, bottle tops, cans and many other worthless things. Then again you will find other worthwhile bits and pieces too.
You would be wasting your time (in my opinion) buying something under $100.
Fisher Gold Bug-2 Metal Detector with 6 1/2" Elliptical Search Coil
This 71 Hz detector is powerful and sensitive to find small nuggets. The iron disc mode rejects iron and weighs 2.9lbs with a 6-1/2” elliptical search coil.
This Fisher Gold Bug-2 is specifically designed to find the nuggets and is dust and is moisture resistant. It works with two 9v batteries.
New Gold Century? Super Eagle Metal Detector Adjustable Sensitive Waterproof Underwater Headset Super
The feature of this detector is that it can not only be used on land but is water proof to a depth of 65 foot. Therefore you can even wade into the water and search the rolling shoreline as well as in the sandy beaches.
This detector was designed to distinguish between the different types of metals allowing you to know if you find coins, or different types of silver or gold jewelry. This will extend your chances of finding more.
American Hawks Navigator Metal Detector LCD Display, Waterproof Search Coil, Arm Support, Headphone, Bag
This detector is powered by two 9v batteries with a low voltage indication 11.6 -12.4v waterproof search coil. It also comes with headphone and carry bag.
It is designed to find all your lost coins and has four different modes of operation. It also displays the estimated depth of the object in both motion and non motion modes.
Before making any decision to buy your detector it would be best to ask others what they use and be guided by their advice. Everyone will have a different opinion and it will also depend on what type of country you anticipate using this detector in.
Use on soft sand will probably be entirely different to searching for gold in hard granite or clay areas. So do your homework before outlaying your hard earned cash and being disappointed with your purchase.
Just look at the fun you can have if you buy a gold detector online and go out and find one of those beaut gold nuggets