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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The "Prospecting" Forum

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AnnouncementNEWER MEMBERS: Read the Posts penned at top of the forums-- referencing Sales (includes private sales even if not specified-those are not sponsored)06/04/2018 12:00AM
AnnouncementHEAD UPS -- ABOUT HELP DESK - Submit again if you registered and did not get activated.01/15/2018 09:43PM
AnnouncementUpdate on what any of you that want to help John Tracy (JMT Detectors) on the tragic loss of his wife. Him and his kids need help.06/30/2018 03:56PM
AnnouncementWe are adding SSL to Find's and you will have to remember your password and may have to add an "s" after the http on the address.01/13/2018 11:03PM
AnnouncementUPDATE 6/5/18 .... Contest Soon !!!! Putting a jar of coins together now... Stay Tuned.. Picture of Egytian funerary Sarcophagas Ushabti, 1800 B.C., Luxor area. Donated by Vlad. Contest for it to follow...06/15/2018 09:57PM
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by chucktx8
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1st nugget I ever found Jpeg Attachments

by Allen in MT
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3500 gold Jpeg Attachments

by joeforthegold
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Two for the road Jpeg Attachments

by Allen in MT
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GP 3500

by Luke
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Photo test Jpeg Attachments

by auseeker
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Another test; multiple photos Jpeg Attachments

by Digger Bob
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Same name, different computer

by Digger Bob
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Sov GT very impressive in heavy mineralised ground

by Tony
1,391 205/20/2005 12:24PM
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PHOTO TEST:N/T Jpeg Attachments

by IronMike
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hi doc

by nvgoldhound
1,383 205/19/2005 10:40PM
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new forum format

by Grubstake
4,334 1105/19/2005 10:07PM
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test and photo test Jpeg Attachments

by Allen in MT
1,481 205/19/2005 07:23PM
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by Digger Bob
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