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Retiree
Posted by: BudBurke
Date: April 26, 2018 02:39PM
Just wanted to introduce myself to the forum.

I'm retired and am a full-time RVer, traveling and camping in New Mexico for the most part.

I have an ACE 250 that I use primarily in local tot lots, picking up a handful of change now and then. I don't expect to get rich doing this. I primarily do it for two reasons: I like looking for lost stuff and I enjoy the exercise that I get. Okay, three reasons: it gives me a break from the wife. :cool:

Anyway, that's my story. Glad to be here!

Bud

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Re: Retiree
Posted by: slingshot
Date: April 27, 2018 09:00AM
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BudBurke
Just wanted to introduce myself to the forum.

I'm retired and am a full-time RVer, traveling and camping in New Mexico for the most part.

I have an ACE 250 that I use primarily in local tot lots, picking up a handful of change now and then. I don't expect to get rich doing this. I primarily do it for two reasons: I like looking for lost stuff and I enjoy the exercise that I get. Okay, three reasons: it gives me a break from the wife. :cool:

Anyway, that's my story. Glad to be here!

Bud
Welcome! Ol' retiree myself- with Ace and sniper coil. I let the youngsters try to interpret the squeaks , squawks, and hums- trying for that deep valuable that is always 1" deeper than my Ace. I mean the ads prove it-right?:rofl:

Re: Retiree
Posted by: fongu
Date: April 27, 2018 12:49PM
Welcome to the forum, good luck & happy hunting.

Re: Retiree
Posted by: rferrari
Date: April 27, 2018 05:46PM
The 250 can find whatever is in the ground. Dig all the good noise and recheck after each recovery. Peace Roy

Re: Retiree
Posted by: BudBurke
Date: April 28, 2018 12:12AM
Thanks guys. I appreciate the warm welcome.
Bud

Re: Retiree
Posted by: Starree
Date: April 28, 2018 12:18AM
Welcome to the fourms. My first detector was the 350. Found many nice items and a few gold rings with it.

Re: Retiree
Posted by: BudBurke
Date: April 28, 2018 12:24AM
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Starree
Welcome to the fourms. My first detector was the 350. Found many nice items and a few gold rings with it.

Thanks. Thus far I've pulled quite a few coins but nothing "good". Mostly clads and newer silver. Found my first piece of .925 silver the other day...... a small stud earring. LOL

Having fun though! Just wish this New Mexico ground wasn't so hard!

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Re: Retiree
Posted by: John-Edmonton
Date: April 30, 2018 01:29AM
Welcome! There are a million reasons why we metal detect! I think your reasons are in the top percentile! Get your camera out and show us what you found.

Re: Retiree
Posted by: BudBurke
Date: April 30, 2018 01:46AM
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John-Edmonton
Welcome! There are a million reasons why we metal detect! I think your reasons are in the top percentile! Get your camera out and show us what you found.

Thanks! I would post photos but now sure how to make the file size smaller so that this site will upload them.

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:canadaflag:Re: Retiree
Posted by: Leslie(nova scotia)
Date: May 01, 2018 09:24AM
Like the order of 3 and welcome to the board me bouy!

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Posted by: BudBurke
Date: May 01, 2018 09:32AM
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Leslie(nova scotia)
Like the order of 3 and welcome to the board me bouy!

Order of 3? Not sure what ya mean, but thanks for the welcome!

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