If you’re here, you’ve got yourself an old axe head you want to learn more about. Whether you’re simply curious or need some details if you hope to determine its value, I’ve got you covered.
If you’re a big history buff and you’ve found your way onto an old battlefield or two, this should resonate with you. And if you’re a firearms enthusiast, even better. Time to set the record straight on white lead bullets.
Are you having trouble identifying the markings on your antique anvil? I’m not surprised. Unless you invested in the anvil encyclopedia, Anvils in America, it can be daunting. Check out these nine famous makers and their marks and save time and money.
When someone asks me if a particular metal is magnetic, it’s usually because they’ve lost something and they’re hoping a magnet will be their saving grace. Tungsten is no different. So what’s the truth?
Lost your wedding ring in the yard? I’ve been there. And believe me, when my wife caught me frantically metal detecting the backyard, I could feel the death stare on the back of my neck. So let me help you with the guy wrenching problem I experienced.
A soldier’s metal detector is used for demining, detecting potential bombs, and scanning for weapons. They may even be used by archaeologists to find firing lines. Serhiy Reva, Director of the United States SES, says, “a sapper without a metal detector is a soldier without a gun.”
If you’re about to embark on a scavenger hunt below sea level, I don’t blame you for being nervous about a shark approaching you. I can’t guarantee you won’t, but I can promise you one thing. Sharks are not attracted to metal detectors, no matter what you’ve read.
Whether you’re a curious metal detectorist or novice prospector, gold panning is an enticing change of pace. It’s easy to do and only takes a bit of practice. And don’t worry about breaking the bank. You won’t have to spend much on equipment. So jump in and learn how to pan for gold with this beginner’s guide.
Usually, a beeping metal detector is a sign of good fortune. But when that beeping leads to an empty hole in the dirt, you turn from treasure hunter to detective. So, for you Bounty Hunter users with chatty detectors, read on for troubleshooting tips.