The book that will help you make the finds that others are missing!                   

The Metal Detecting Manual

by Dan Hughes, Treasure Hunters Hall of Fame

This video shows you how to dig a coin

Free Articles and Links for Your Reading Pleasure

Old Treasure Magazines for Sale

Recommended Metal Detecting Accessories - This is a shortened version of a chapter in the book  

How to Get Better Depth With Any Detector - Another abbreviated chapter from the book

Senior Citizens - Article on treasure hunting for seniors, actually excellent information for all beginners 

Conversation with a Beginner - Older article, but still a lot of good information


Read the article about me in the December 2009 issue of Lost Treasure magazine                  

Here's the index to my treasure podcasts:
Podcast Index

Make a list of the shows (by number) you want to hear from the Index page.
Then go to the General Listing page for the actual podcasts:

Use the numbers on the left (001 to 200) to find the correct shows. Click them, and enjoy!

Links to Internet Metal Detecting and Treasure Hunting Forums

Metal Detecting Clubs, State by State (and other treasure hunting info)


Other Articles by Dan

My Miracle Diet (not a sales pitch!)

Christmas Newsletter (funny)

Personal Site


Dan's other books

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    2012 Dan Hughes