Prospecting Forum

Steve Herschbach will moderate the newly named Prospecting Forum.

Steve is a life-long Alaskan who got started prospecting and metal detecting in 1972. He became a dealer for metal detecting and prospecting equipment in 1976 and has for decades answered almost any question imaginable on the subjects. Steve has always kept a prospecting business as a sideline and currently has mining claims through three different partnerships. He has used virtually every model of prospecting detector and has thousands of hours of experience with suction dredges. Steve and his partner sold their business to their employees in 2010 and so he is now focusing his efforts on his new website at


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Happy Holidays

by johnnymac
100 112/20/2006 06:56PM
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Pulse Devil,some of Dave's Posts from my forum URL

by prospectinginoz
238 112/18/2006 11:55PM
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To Iggy in Arizona

by bris dave
177 112/15/2006 07:26PM
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A little help here please! Jpeg Attachments

by Digger Bob
2,077 912/12/2006 07:16PM
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Whites Goldmaster in the classifieds

by Digger Bob
276 212/12/2006 05:55PM
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Computers "Wizard of OZ" met

by shep
274 212/12/2006 02:19PM
Last Post by Grubstake

GPS Contest Win a Free GPS Unit, Software and a book! Jpeg Attachments URL

by Gold Guru
546 612/09/2006 10:56PM
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It's getting close Jpeg Attachments

by Allen in MT
630 212/08/2006 05:07AM
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Pulse Devil Discriminating Gold/relic Pi URL

by prospectinginoz
1,042 612/06/2006 04:12PM
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377 212/06/2006 10:58AM
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by Ron@ Ron's Dixie Metal Detectors
252 112/05/2006 05:57AM
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Hey Doc....

by VT Dave
129 112/04/2006 02:39PM
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Pickers, Nuggets & Vulture Dinks Jpeg Attachments

by Uncle Ron
552 312/02/2006 12:25AM
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:starwars::rant::punch:all out war cannonball vs. minelab

467 212/01/2006 09:08PM
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Miners Calendar

by Grubstake
276 211/28/2006 09:23PM
Last Post by FlakMagnet

Moving to the San Diego Area..

by chinacash
272 211/27/2006 09:00PM
Last Post by FlakMagnet

Happy Thanksgiving!

by snakejim
175 211/25/2006 04:12PM
Last Post by DOC

Big One Day Holiday Sale ! MONDAY 9 - 12,

by DOC
200 111/25/2006 01:20PM
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Prospecting Machine...suggestions?

by Daniel Tn
1,033 511/22/2006 12:24PM
Last Post by willy

all terras x-30,x-50,x-70--- new coil coming out:clapping:

241 111/19/2006 05:01AM
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9"-- 3K COIL FOR X-70:shrug::unsure:

269 211/17/2006 08:32AM
Last Post by Daniel Tn

gpx 4000 What a machine:wave: Jpeg Attachments

by wheelbubble
2,575 911/16/2006 09:47AM
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Nevada nugget Jpeg Attachments

by Digger Bob
737 311/16/2006 09:44AM
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Barstow area

by shep
193 111/15/2006 09:46PM
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The GPX 4000 performance question?

by Pilot Mark
2,174 911/15/2006 01:51AM
Last Post by bris dave

Grubstake Veterans Day Gold Jpeg Attachments

by Grubstake
357 111/11/2006 09:35PM
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Sorry to all that detect and Minelab

by darin
360 111/11/2006 08:54PM
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Tomarrow is VETRANS DAY

by Grubstake
122 111/10/2006 06:11PM
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I'm not a prospector but I tried to play one yesterday.

by BarnacleBill
548 311/06/2006 09:02PM
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:argue:need some expert help-whats the best relic and gold detector?

763 411/06/2006 07:57PM
Last Post by wheelbubble