Four Essential Items You Need to Get Started Metal Detecting

Four Essential Items You Need to Get Started Metal Detecting

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Pinpointer 

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A pinpointer is a hand-held metal detector that helps you locate a metal target while it’s still in the hole.

Dirty coins and other targets can be camouflaged when they’re in the dirt so a good pinpointer helps retrieve targets faster.

The faster you can retrieve targets, the more good targets you can find per hunt.

You ‘can’ metal detect without a pinpointer if you want to, but target retrieval will take much longer, and you will more than likely have messier plugs as a result.

When digging shallow targets a pinpointer will narrow the target area to a much smaller area before you dig a plug, resulting in smaller, cleaner plugs as you detect targets even faster.

There’s a few advanced techniques that you can use to get the most out of your pinpointer.

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