Proper Swing Technique for Metal Detectors
Proper swingING techniqueS and choosing the right settings are KEY AND equally important. a PROPER swingING technique, IS to keep the metal detector coil CONSTANTLY IN CONTACT WITH THE GRASS BUT not HITTING THE GROUND. Swing the metal detector low and slow as they say. This will let the machine process what is underground.
Metal Detecting Digging Etiquette
First off, use the right digging tools for the job and cover your holes appropriately. Learn how to dig a “plug” by cutting the grass so you do not destroy the root system beneath. To finish simply place the plug and connected grass back. Use the right tools and cover more area. If you need advice, give me a call. I have helped any new Metal Detectorists learn how to detect.
The Right Equipment
Bring the right gear. You should want to stay out longer, dig efficiently, and allow you to enjoy your new hobby. You will also learn metal detecting is not overly physically tasking. However, digging plugs can wear you out. To speed up dig time, grab a Pin pointer.