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Coiltek Blog - Good Luck Comes In Threes - Coiltek 14" Elite
Goldhunting

Good Luck Comes in Threes

Deciding to take an extra-long weekend this Labour day, we headed off on Friday to one of our favourite spots within the Golden Triangle in Victoria. Giving the kids and extra day off school and kinder we left home at 5am to get a head start. Arriving at our destination and after setting up camp thick in the beautiful Vic bush, my partner was keen to go out and have a swing around the area. It was heating up, at this stage around 11 it was about 32 degrees and muggy.

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Coiltek Blog - The Treasure Hunter - CTX 3030
Coin & Treasure

The Treasure Hunter

When a new accessory for one of my favourite waterproof metal detectors comes out, I always want to know how and where it will make a difference at the beach. I have four different size search coils for my CTX 3030, so where does the waterproof 14×9” CTX help me as a beach and water hunter?

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Coiltek Blog - Hunt for Meteorites - 17x11" ELITE mono
Elite

Hunt for Meteorites

Hi, My name is Dave Makkos, I live in Sandusky Ohio, USA. I have been metal detecting for around 20 years now. I do everything from gold nugget hunting, to relic hunting, to hunting for Spanish fleet treasure. It is an amazing hobby, and it takes you to some amazing places, and brings you in contact with some great people!

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Coiltek Blog - A Journey - Whites Electronics TDI SL detector
Elite

A Journey

Today was a lot different than any other days in the fields. Let me take you on a journey and tell you why. Before I tell you this I would like to share my previous ventures first starting off with yesterday and then I want to take you back in time to November the 09th 2016.

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Coiltek Blog - Thank You Coiltek -
Elite

Thank You Coiltek

Growing up in the golden triangle I have always had a keen interest in gold prospecting. Following on in my grandfather’s footsteps, who had sunk many shafts in the bush, I inherited his old Whites coin master as a kid and indulged in quite a bit of panning. After committing many hours to researching the goldfields in our area and lending my dad’s GPX 4500 I decided to save up to buy a GPX 5000. After finding my first piece of gold (0.20 grams) – I was well and truly suffering from the dreaded gold fever!

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Coiltek Blog - Unexpected Gold Rush - Coiltek 14" Elite
Elite

Unexpected Gold Rush

Due to the weather heating up in the Pilbara my friend and I decided to head out for a night detect on the last full moon. It was forecasted to be overcast (only 34 degree) the next day so we stocked up on extra food and water just in case.

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