The Metal Detecting Show

The Metal Detecting Show

Welcome to the Metal detecting Show a Podcast for all thing Metal Detecting, Mud Larking and Treasure Hunting. A No Nonsense Podcast With regular Interviews and Product reviews making this the most highly reviewed podcast online right now.

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Feb. 1, 2023

Metal Detecting - Silver

This we continue our series on metal detecting specific metals and we cover the basics of Silver and what characteristics are important to you as a metal detectorist We also have a question for Dr Detector from Bob To Clean …

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Jan. 25, 2023

Metal Detecting GOLD!!!!

This we cover the basics of gold and what characteristics are important to you as a metal detectorist. The Difference between a gold-specific detector and a general detector and we have a question for Dr Detector. However, be...

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Jan. 18, 2023

Can ChatGPT Help you with Metal Detecting

You can't swing a cat online without seeing something about ChatGPT and how its the end of the world so this week we check out ChatGPT and try to figure out if it can help us in our never-ending quest …

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Jan. 11, 2023

10+ Things you are doing wrong when Detecting

Hey Were Back and this week is a long one we recap on my smart goals from 2022 and look at 10+ top things you are doing wrong as a metal detectorist and then the DR answers a great question …

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Dec. 21, 2022


This week is just a quick episode to say Happy Christmas and a prosperous New year and to express some gratitude to you all for your support this last year xxx However, before we start I want to thank you …

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Dec. 14, 2022

Display Versus Audio Metal Detecting Data streams

This week I chat about the data streams present in your detectors Display VDI and Audio and what each can show you and which one is best if one is best. Also, the Dr answers a question about your detector …

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Dec. 7, 2022

Mental Health and Metal Detecting

Hey Everyone I mix it up a little this week when I record onsite at the beach and we chat about mental health and the health triangle and what you can do when you are suffering and how metal detecting …

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Dec. 2, 2022

Archeology Versus Metal Detecting

This week We chat about Archeology versus Metal Detecting and what the establishment formed from the Citizen Scientific Movement needs to do to reconnect with the Metal Detecting Public However, before we start I want to than...

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Nov. 25, 2022

What to consider when picking your First, Second or Third Detector.

This week We chat about what you need to consider when picking your first, or second or any detector we look at complexity in relation to price and whether getting an advanced detector is appropriate to your skill level in …

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Nov. 18, 2022

Soil and What to consider

This week We chat about Soil and its features and how to use these features to help you when your detecting, We discuss ground balance mineralization and Halo effect. However, before we start I want to thank you for listening...

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Nov. 11, 2022

Untitled Episode

This week We chat about Tips for getting permissions in an age of zero trust plus we have the story of a favourite find from Perter from where he chats about finding a half reale. However, before we start …

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Nov. 4, 2022


This week I dedicate a whole episode to Discrimination something that has been mentioned in 19 episodes so it's time. We Chat about, What is Discrimination? How Discrimination Works, Features that rely on Discrimination and W...

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About the Host

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Ciaran Martin


My Name is Ciaran and I have been Metal Detecting for nearly 30 Years I love Beach Detecting and Mud larking amongst my many hobbies i'm the classic jack of all trades master of none but ofttimes better than a master of One.