Metal Detector

Will a metal detector detect gold?


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2010-01-26 01:29:48
2010-01-26 01:29:48

Yes, metal detectors detect gold but there are different detectors that are optimized for different types of gold. Jewelry, coins and other large amounts will be found easily by all purpose metal detectors. Gold detectors are designed for finding gold in the raw - flakes, tiny nuggets or deposits in highly mineralized soil.


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A metal detector can detect all types of metal....depending on in what type of soil it is in.

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Since gold is a metal (precious) you can of course detect it with a metal detector. But only if it isn't tuned to ignore gold. since every metal has a different phase response metal detectors with discriminators can be tuned to ignore certain metals.

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A metal detector is a hand held electronic device that can detect the location of metals such a gold due to the minerals in the metal that it picks up on therefore, using this device will help one find gold in the sand as it separates it from the other particles.

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Sure if there is enough metal like steel rebar

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