You don’t have to be a SCUBA diver to find treasure underwater with your metal detector. In fact you can find a lot of different valuables in the surf. From antiques and relics to gold and jewelry, metal detectors work well in areas of the ocean or a lake that are 6 feet of water or less.
Before you head out to the water, you’ll want to be sure you have the right machine. The best metal detectors for hunting along the beach and in the shallower water like this are going to feature a ground balance control and they’ll be rated waterproof for up to 6 feet of water or more. You’ll also want to invest in a pair of metal detecting headphones, a metal detecting sand scoop with a longer handle, and a carrying case for all the treasure you find.
Selecting the Best Equipment
The shore line is an excellent treasure hunting spot. It’s not always crowded and, the changing tides help unearth new treasures for you to find at nearly every visit. For more on the best metal detector to take shallow water treasure hunting with you, please enjoy the following articles. You can also visit our learning library for even more great metal detecting tips and information.