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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by Gus in idaho
602 405/29/2007 04:36PM
Last Post by AU MARC

Ugly Rock Turns GOLDEN $$$$$ Jpeg Attachments

by Gerry in Idaho
624 405/26/2007 07:50PM
Last Post by markg

Slow Forum. Needs Action.Maybe Photos of Dirty Naked Jpeg Attachments

by Gerry in Idaho
1,792 1305/24/2007 08:56PM
Last Post by Gerry in Idaho

June Acticle in Western/Eastern Mag.

by AU Marc
182 105/24/2007 05:06PM
Last Post by AU Marc

Running gp-4000 in inverted mode

by Gus in idaho
415 405/24/2007 04:31PM
Last Post by AU Marc

Paying to detect in Australia ?.

by Bobbylikesgold
1,402 1005/19/2007 08:03AM
Last Post by Bobbylikesgold

Be Smart Australia!!!

by skippy
1,003 605/18/2007 07:38PM
Last Post by Mick in Dubbo

Best large coil for GPX4000? Jpeg Attachments   (Pages: 1 2)

by Ironhearted Gog
10,062 1705/18/2007 07:13PM
Last Post by Mick in Dubbo

How are the Fisher F-75 doing Alaska ?N/T

by reconj
152 105/16/2007 08:20PM
Last Post by reconj

Best Lithium battery system for Minelab GP series?N/T

by MahatMacoat
257 205/16/2007 02:37PM
Last Post by Digger Bob

Ganes Creek Alaska

by reconj
1,074 905/16/2007 10:07AM
Last Post by fredm

Pulse Devil by Dave Emery URL   (Pages: 1 2)

by ferromagnetic
5,828 1705/16/2007 09:24AM
Last Post by Bobbylikesgold

One Space Available 1st Week Moore Creek Jpeg Attachments URL

by steve herschbach
160 105/15/2007 10:57AM
Last Post by steve herschbach

Hey, Largo!

by Digger Bob
130 105/14/2007 02:45PM
Last Post by Digger Bob

Anybody tried an F75 with nuggets in a gold field yet?N/T

by Idaho-Marke
442 505/14/2007 05:54AM
Last Post by Idaho-Marke

Minelab Las Vegas

by desertdon
389 305/08/2007 11:09PM
Last Post by desertdon

Which Minelab Gold detector takes the Supersearch 8" round white coil?

by MahatMacoat
370 205/05/2007 05:34PM
Last Post by alaskaseeker

Coil construction comparison

by Alan
161 105/04/2007 08:53PM
Last Post by Alan

Your Spot On!! Be Smart Australia

by mineless
181 105/03/2007 09:31PM
Last Post by mineless

Its nice here.. Jpeg Attachments

by Alan
389 205/03/2007 06:41PM
Last Post by nugget71

Think I learned a valuable lesson yesterday

by shep
653 605/02/2007 08:46PM
Last Post by Alan

I'm looking for a georadar (GPR)

by klaus33
160 104/30/2007 07:35PM
Last Post by klaus33

OK Doc or somebody

by Bugar In. USA
1,315 904/28/2007 06:00PM
Last Post by desertdon


by lemons
425 504/26/2007 01:49PM
Last Post by Bugar In. USA

To Doc please

by billm
261 204/23/2007 11:15PM
Last Post by DOC

That doc swingy thing add is a real pain in the butt, hafta listen to it play every time ya change a page in this forum !!!!N/T

by Jim West Pa
920 804/20/2007 11:17AM
Last Post by Shellback

Got out w/ Grubstake and Allen today; wet but good! Jpeg Attachments

by shep
366 204/16/2007 09:30AM
Last Post by VT Dave

Saturday hunt with Grubby and Allen Jpeg Attachments

by shep
440 204/13/2007 02:07AM
Last Post by DOC

Need MXT coil advice

by tvanwho
490 304/11/2007 06:32PM
Last Post by Reno Chris

:yikes: We have received a large amount of Minelab Gold detectors :clap: URL

by JW
291 104/04/2007 11:14AM
Last Post by JW