Metal Detector

Metal detectors are devices used to locate hidden metals. They have a variety of uses from a hobby to medical purposes.

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Where can one get a metal detector?

Walmart has many different metal detectors, that are in a big difference in price. Here I bet you'd be able to find one that suits you, and your wallet!

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Do I have to ask permission to use my metal detector on the local beach?

It really depends on where you are doing this, as laws can vary from state to state. It may be best to go to the city hall of the area you plan to do this in, and ask around there before going to do any treasure hunting.

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How do I tell what type of metal my metal detector is responding to?

Metal detectors are different and my main advice would be to look into the manual of the metal detector you purchased. Sometimes there are settings where you can configure your detector to only respond to certain metal characteristics. If you got a really basic metal detector one of the prime methods is to simply investigate by digging up the object in question.

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What duties does airport security work?

They physically check bags, use metal detectors on passengers about to board, use x-rays on items, and detect drugs and weapons. You have to be able to handle stress and high-pressure duties, verbally communicate with people, and have previous experience as a security guard.

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Can an adult find a metal detector online?

Yes an adult may find a metal detector online. Try this website: www.metaldetectings.net. They have a variety of information for everyone at this site.

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Can precious metals be found outdoors using metal detectors.?

I have researched this topic and found that you can indeed find precious metals when using a metal detector. These metal detectors will detect items such as silver, iron, metal, gold and platinum.

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Should society have metal detectors everywhere?

I believe it is important to have metal detectors in our government buildings and schools. We have had shootings and people killed in the court rooms as well as many schools. At least this will help some. It seems that some people seem to get in no matter what we do. Just like the shoe bomber on the airplane. It certainly is important to have the metal detectors at our airports. At least society is trying to prevent tragedies from happening.

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What is mini excavator used for?

A mini-excavator is still a big piece of machinery - this would be a better option to dig for something that you know or suspect is already there, rather than searching. To find treasure, you may want to use a small scanner or metal detector instead.

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Does Sears sell metal detectors?

Yes they sure do check out this page there is quite a good selection of them.Enjoy http://www.sears.com/shc/s/search_10153_12605?keyword=treasure%20hunter%20metal%20detectors&seaxtre=1

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What are some of the purposes for a metal detector other than looking for coins on the beach?

Advanced metal detectors can check for the difference between coins and gold nuggets. You can look for other precious metals or gold rings.

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Where are some good beaches to use my metal detector?

Any beach is good for using a metal detector. It's not like they are gold mines and you're just going to hit a mother lode.

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Will phone cases set off the metal detector at the airport?

If there is metal in the case it is possible that your phone case will set off the metal detector. It's always best to remove personal items before going through the metal detector.

Unless the phone case has metal in it, it will most likely not go off in a metal detector. But, now airports have full body scanners and all personal items are asked to be removed.

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Can the Hand Held Meter Detector Security Check Metal Detector detect mercury in my home?

Only if the mercury is in large concentrated amounts.

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Will using the Hand Held Meter Detector Security Check Metal Detector make it safe to dig?

You should always check for pipes by hand, many pipes are PVC and will not show up on a metal detector.

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Does the Hand Held Meter Detector most common metal items, or particular kinds ?

The Hand Held Meter Detector will work with all metals, although some may prove to be more troublesome than others.

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Hi there looking for metal detector vendors in ottawa?

hi i have a checkgate 8000 walkthru metal detector ,used for sale;i'm in terrebonne quebec;if you are still interested send me an email thank you dan

FortressTechnology of Ontario offers local metal detectors.

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Can metal detectors detect aluminum?

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How does a metal detector pick up gold?

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What is the density of 1.0037?

1.0037 is a number, which is an abstract mathematical concept and has no mass, nor volume. Its density is, therefore, not defined.

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Will a USB drive set off a metal detector?

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Can wrapping a cell phone with foil keep it from going off in metal detectors?

No, foil is a metal and will just make it even more noticeable to a metal detector.

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Will tsa detectors detect silver coins?

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How do Metal detectors discriminate metals?

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What is the history of the metal detector?

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