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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #25 on: October 10, 2015, 15:09 »
Next Saturday, book it in guys
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #26 on: October 10, 2015, 16:32 »
Already booked for the meet up ......

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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #27 on: October 11, 2015, 19:33 »
no go for me .............im away
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #28 on: October 11, 2015, 20:36 »
sorry I,m away next week hunting the yellow stuff
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #29 on: October 11, 2015, 23:35 »
I'll try to make it, but haven't cleared it with the missus yet. 
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #30 on: October 15, 2015, 00:33 »
Whos gonna be making it saturday?
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #31 on: October 15, 2015, 14:01 »
I plan to be there, just looking for the location now.
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #32 on: October 15, 2015, 14:48 »
  • Detector(s) owned/used: Minelab sd2100 (used). I own minelab GT16000, GPX5000, garrett ATX, garrett AT pro, lesche digging tool, garrett pin pointer.
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Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold....

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2016 gold rings : 15
2017 gold rings : 0 not looking for rings anymore, only interested in nuggets!!
2017 gold total between my mate and myself : 1387 nuggets, 26 species for a total of 371.7 grams

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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #33 on: October 15, 2015, 22:47 »
I will be there.
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #34 on: October 16, 2015, 03:35 »
Sorry mates I'm double booked, I'll have to give this one a miss.
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #35 on: October 16, 2015, 09:21 »
We will be there ....
In a White Landcruser....

Cheers Nanjim
Jim
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #36 on: October 16, 2015, 15:12 »
My wife just told me I have to go to the mother-in-laws place and fit curtains.
Sorry I'm going to miss it this time.
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #37 on: October 16, 2015, 17:15 »
Ill be coming down with shane-o
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #38 on: October 16, 2015, 23:10 »
G,day west Aussie detectorists and forum members. any room for a newby this Saturday meet up
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #39 on: October 16, 2015, 23:30 »
All is welcome
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #40 on: October 17, 2015, 00:23 »
white ford ranger, black rims, three hillbillies inside, can't miss us.
  • Detector(s) owned/used: Minelab sd2100 (used). I own minelab GT16000, GPX5000, garrett ATX, garrett AT pro, lesche digging tool, garrett pin pointer.
  • Oldest find: Gold, 1906 dog tag, 1866 English penny, 1733 farthing
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold....

2015 gold rings : 22
2016 gold rings : 15
2017 gold rings : 0 not looking for rings anymore, only interested in nuggets!!
2017 gold total between my mate and myself : 1387 nuggets, 26 species for a total of 371.7 grams

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMeMMo6itTGfuO5IHtdp_Wg

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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #41 on: October 17, 2015, 00:29 »
Hahaha nice
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #42 on: October 17, 2015, 00:32 »
See you mob there....
'Bout 12:30........

Cheers Nanjim
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #43 on: October 17, 2015, 01:08 »
I am going to be stuck with work, meet up next time
regards
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #44 on: October 17, 2015, 18:36 »
G'Day! Guys,
It was good to meet up today...
Interesting story's and a few cool drinks...
I have been trying to attach a pic but can't get it working ...

Cheers Nanjim
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #45 on: October 17, 2015, 19:00 »
Great to meet everyone, good turnout.
Thanks Shane for the idea.
Hope to see you all around in the future.
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #46 on: October 17, 2015, 19:18 »
Was good to put some faces to the names and meet everyone, was a great day for it. And looking forward to seeing the photo jim,
Cheers.
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #47 on: October 17, 2015, 19:24 »
Thanks for coming guys, good yarn, cold drinks, detector discussion, hints and tips. Was a great day. I only snapped a few photos.





  • Detector(s) owned/used: Minelab sd2100 (used). I own minelab GT16000, GPX5000, garrett ATX, garrett AT pro, lesche digging tool, garrett pin pointer.
  • Oldest find: Gold, 1906 dog tag, 1866 English penny, 1733 farthing
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold....

2015 gold rings : 22
2016 gold rings : 15
2017 gold rings : 0 not looking for rings anymore, only interested in nuggets!!
2017 gold total between my mate and myself : 1387 nuggets, 26 species for a total of 371.7 grams

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMeMMo6itTGfuO5IHtdp_Wg

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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #48 on: October 17, 2015, 19:41 »
just got home, great day. wish i wasnt so far away, id have stayed there all arvo and sank beers :D
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Re: West Aussie detectorists meet up.
« Reply #49 on: October 17, 2015, 19:46 »
If I didn't have to drive I would of bought a whole block. I think camp out on some old relic site over a weekend would be the go
  • Detector(s) owned/used: Minelab sd2100 (used). I own minelab GT16000, GPX5000, garrett ATX, garrett AT pro, lesche digging tool, garrett pin pointer.
  • Oldest find: Gold, 1906 dog tag, 1866 English penny, 1733 farthing
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold....

2015 gold rings : 22
2016 gold rings : 15
2017 gold rings : 0 not looking for rings anymore, only interested in nuggets!!
2017 gold total between my mate and myself : 1387 nuggets, 26 species for a total of 371.7 grams

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMeMMo6itTGfuO5IHtdp_Wg

 

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