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A Beginner’s Guide To Metal Detection

A metal detector is a device for locating metal objects by exploiting the physical phenomenon of magnetic induction. People often think of metal detectors as a tool for hunting for treasure. While that is one application for them, they have many more applications than that, many of them pre-dating the treasure hunting phenomenon they are …

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The Best Metal Detector Finds That Will Make You Eat Your Hat

Treasure hunting with a metal detector has come a long way in terms of public perception of this pastime. In the beginning, the general public considered it a fairly silly pursuit, practised mainly by nerds, dorks, and dweebs. After all, what are you going to find?  A tin can?  Ha! Ha! Ha! To learn a …

Choosing The Best Catfish Bait (To Catch A River Monster)

Choosing he best bait for catfish is its own art form, especially if you’re after the big, big ones.  The river monsters. That’s something I’ve learned trying to get them on my line, and into my boat – bait is crucial. Sure, the right gear is crucial, but the bait, to me, is even more …

What Is Seaweed and What Is It Used For?

Whoever has spent time in open waters knows the dreadful feeling of when seaweed touches your feet, or the absolute horror when it actually wraps around your toes or ankle.  But have you ever thought, as the seaweed lovingly caresses your thigh, “What is seaweed?” Well, for starters, it is usually long, slimy, and feels …