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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Wanting an original SD 2200D or GP 3500

by mohammadreza
2,368 301/03/2014 10:31AM
Last Post by mohammadreza

Nice Specimen found with GPX 5000 Jpeg Attachments

by steve herschbach
4,168 1012/30/2013 02:38AM
Last Post by Will Penny

Minelab's official 2014 plans Jpeg Attachments

by lytle78
3,199 412/06/2013 05:41AM
Last Post by stasys

New Minelab Pro Swing 45 Harness Jpeg Attachments URL

by steve herschbach
9,941 1312/05/2013 06:35PM
Last Post by Jessgo33

Solid Rumors about new Minelab URL

by steve herschbach
4,994 712/03/2013 03:47PM
Last Post by stasys

The new mid-range Minelab Gold Detector Jpeg Attachments URL

by steve herschbach
1,859 212/03/2013 03:10PM
Last Post by stasys

Found a 2 ounce slug with my Minelab Jpeg Attachments URL

by Jonathan Porter
5,240 1211/30/2013 06:47PM
Last Post by godigit1

When will the GPX5000 be replaced/updated?

by filternozzle
4,715 811/29/2013 10:38AM
Last Post by lytle78

No GPX 5500?

by steve herschbach
5,339 611/22/2013 03:27PM
Last Post by steve herschbach

Some of the timings with DD coils?????

by Jim Robertson
2,336 410/20/2013 07:34PM
Last Post by iron bark

White's coils on GPX 5000

by Oregon Bob
1,613 209/29/2013 04:58PM
Last Post by filternozzle

GP3500 with 14" Anti-Interference coil (Steve)

by Tony
2,340 409/24/2013 01:36PM
Last Post by ScottTX

Pulse delay?

by filternozzle
3,136 509/24/2013 01:32PM
Last Post by ScottTX

Problem with the Minelab Gx4500 in the Quick-Trak

by toti
1,985 309/03/2013 04:57PM
Last Post by Jonathan Porter

Indisputably the worlds most powerful prospecting detector

by steve herschbach
6,469 1109/03/2013 02:09AM
Last Post by wltdwiz

Minelab XT coil

by beau61
1,625 208/09/2013 09:49PM
Last Post by argyle

Minelab repairman

by beau61
3,574 1006/26/2013 08:06PM
Last Post by clachase2700

Goldstalker 14x9" Blitz coil - Anyone used it?

by filternozzle
2,884 706/17/2013 09:00PM
Last Post by TT

s.e.f COILS

by iron bark
1,351 106/16/2013 03:35AM
Last Post by iron bark

1.26 oz Nugget Found with GPX 5000 Jpeg Attachments

by steve herschbach
2,737 606/11/2013 10:07AM
Last Post by alaskaseeker

Golden Hawk Fixed

by beau61
1,123 106/09/2013 05:04PM
Last Post by beau61

Video: GPX 5000 vs Infinium Video Attachments

by bearkat4160
5,254 806/07/2013 11:20AM
Last Post by Tye

25" NF EMI PROBLEM Jpeg Attachments

by bruno
1,960 504/29/2013 04:22AM
Last Post by Smigo

Why does 'Coin & Relic' & 'Salt/Gold' reverse the signal tones?

by filternozzle
1,940 504/26/2013 10:39AM
Last Post by filternozzle

GPX5000 timings/settings in Western Australia

by Tony
11,240 1504/09/2013 05:37AM
Last Post by Jim Robertson

Mild Ground - Normal at high Gain, or Sharp at lower Gain? URL

by steve herschbach
3,349 504/09/2013 01:31AM
Last Post by narrawa

Gpx 4800 coil

by Fired89
2,390 704/06/2013 05:04PM
Last Post by steve herschbach

The main coil I will use on my GPX 5000 this summer Jpeg Attachments

by steve herschbach
4,141 504/04/2013 01:58PM
Last Post by filternozzle

Wet sand Beach detecting

by filternozzle
1,589 303/27/2013 02:45PM
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by filternozzle
1,572 303/26/2013 06:09PM
Last Post by steve herschbach