« Back to Finds Posted April 16th, 2008 by Carl G.

  • awesome-detectors-a-great-forums.jpg
  • awesome-detectors-a-great-forums2.jpg
Item Found: Jewelry

Location: Louisiana

Metal Detector Used: MXT


More about the MXT
MXT
$799.95
Versatile high-performance detector that's easy to use with 3 distinct programs for prospecting, relic hunting, and coins and jewelry.

Find Out More
April 16th, 2008

Dear White’s,

I started detecting in 2007 and found coins, jewelry and relics with both of White's top of the line detector's, the DFX and MXT. The most rewarding find was this GED ring found Jan 25th 08, in a local park with the MXT. It was 1 of five rings found that day and the best of the five, valued at approx. $250.00.The ring had the owner’s full name inscribed inside. It also had YCP on the one side of the ring.

With many tips from members on the "White's Metal Detector's Forum" and others I began searching the internet, found a site, the Louisiana National Guard sponsors called the "Youth Challenge Program". I called and talked with Major Capello who was more than happy to notify the rings owner and give him my phone number.

On Feb 6th 08, Brian called and asked if I was the guy that found his ring. To make a long story short, we met in a local parking lot and the ring and its very happy owner was reunited. He and his Dad offered a finder’s fee of which I turned down. The look on Brian's face was payment enough! He went home happy to have his ring back. I went home happy that I could be a part in getting it back to him.

Thanks White's for awesome detectors and an equally awesome forum, your part in making all of this possible. A special thanks to all who had their part in it also.

Carl G.

« Back to Finds

More Stories

January 8th, 2015
White's Electronics you definitely hit a grand slam when you came out with the V3i. I bought mine in May of 2010 and I really didn't know how well that…
January 1st, 2015
In Manitoba Canada we have a swimming beach called Grand Beach. The beach has been around since 1916 with steam trains bringing visitors from the City of Winnipeg Manitoba. Every…
January 1st, 2015
Went to the beach today with Chris. All I can say (with a smile on my face) is WOW. I was in almost waist deep water using my Dualfield and…
January 1st, 2015
I think my 14 year old grandson has the detecting bug. Finally!! I've been detecting off and on since I was in grade school with my Dad. Tried relentlessly to…
1 matching finds