Minelab SD, GP & GPX Forum

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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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Minelab SD, GP, & GPX Classroom Forum

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Until That New Minelab Flagship Gold Detector Finally Arrives

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Minelab SD 2000

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by whylee
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Sd2200 value?

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Coiltek Wallaby DDPro

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