When we think about metal detecting treasure, it is often old coins and metal relics that come to mind first. Those finds are always exciting, but imagine coming across something that is rarer and more valuable, and that, quite possibly, no human hands have ever touched. The discoveries that I’m talking about are meteorites. Read More »
Should you or Shouldn’t you?
Guest post by Gene Knight, Director of Sales at KellyCo Metal Detectors.
Metal detecting is a fun and exciting outdoor family activity. In this, the age of video games, smart phones, and computers, it is a great activity to get everyone up and off of the couch. Moms, dad, and kids alike can participate in the adventure together as a family. Everyone enjoys the thrill of the find, and there really isn’t a limit to who can take part in this pastime. If your son or daughter is big enough to swing a detector, they are big enough to take part. How young is too young, though? One concern that younger women detectorists have is whether or not they should keep detecting as their family grows. Should a pregnant woman be detecting? Are there added safety issues that they should be concerned about? Read More »