Season 1

How to build a Metal Detecting Test Bed.

Aug. 27, 2021

Hey Everybody. Welcome! To Episode 72 of the metal detecting show podcast. My Name is Ciaran and I have been Metal Detecting for nearly 30 Years. This week I want to talk about your test bed do you have one do you intend to …

Lady Luck how some luck is important for success

Aug. 20, 2021

Hey Everybody. Welcome! To Episode 71 of the metal detecting show podcast. My Name is Ciaran and I have been Metal Detecting for nearly 30 Years. This week I want to talk about luck and how it's more important than you think…

Is a newer Metal Detector better than an older one.

Aug. 13, 2021

Hey Everybody. Welcome! To Episode 70 of the metal detecting show podcast. My Name is Ciaran and I have been Metal Detecting for nearly 30 Years. This week I want to answer a listeners question in that, is a newer detector n…

DIY Detecting

Aug. 6, 2021

REMEMBER!!! Tell one other Person about the Podcast. Hey Everybody. Welcome! To Episode 69 of the metal detecting show podcast. My Name is Ciaran and I have been Metal Detecting for nearly 30 Years. This week I simply want t…

5 Advanced Metal Detecting Tips.

July 30, 2021

This week I simply want to give you an update from my world of metal detecting and I want to give 5 Advanced Metal detecting Tips. Hey everyone before we start I want to thank you for listening to the podcast and I hope you …

Hunting Buddy's

July 23, 2021

Hey Everybody. Welcome! To Episode 67 of the metal detecting show podcast. My Name is Ciaran and I have been Metal Detecting for nearly 30 Years. This week I want to speak of a love that has no name and that is the love you …

Top 5 Beginner Metal Detectors 2021

June 25, 2021

Hey Everybody. This Week I want to revisit a list of recommendations I made all the way back in episode no 1 and that’s an updated revision of my top 5 beginner detectors. Hey everyone before we start I want to thank you for…

Swinging

June 18, 2021

This week as we get back on track after my vacation I want to do a few shout outs chat about my metal detecting this week and we discuss swinging. Hey everyone before we start I want to thank you for listening to the podcast…

On Vacation

June 11, 2021

This week I am on Vacation so here are a few of my highlights from the last 6 months Enjoy. Hey everyone before we start I want to thank you for listening to the podcast and I hope you enjoy the episode this week If you wan…

10 Tips for Beach Detecting

June 4, 2021

This week as we are getting back into summer I want to give my top ten tips for Beach detecting so let's get on with the show. Hey everyone before we start I want to thank you for listening to the podcast and I hope you enjo…

Is Metal Detecting Boring? My Wife Says Yes!

May 28, 2021

This week I want to ask and answer the question is metal detecting a boring hobby. Hey everyone before we start I want to thank you for listening to the podcast and I hope you enjoy the episode this week If you want to supp…

Hats and More

May 21, 2021

This week by listener request I want to discuss Hats but I also throw in a quick review on the QUEST DLP COMBINATION PROBE AND DIGGER HOLSTER So Lets get on with the show. Hey everyone before we start I want to thank you for…

Find Recovery Services

May 14, 2021

This week by listen request I want to discuss Ring Recovery or Jewellery recovery services and how it generally works and what pit falls to look out for. So Let's get on with the show. Hey everyone before we start I want to …

Iron Bias

May 7, 2021

This week I want to discuss Iron Bias or more Specifically the Iron Bias Features of the Minelab Equinox/vanquish Series of detectors. We look at FE and F2 I try to explain both simply and where i use it. https://linktr.ee/…

Magnet Fishing - Interview

April 30, 2021

This week I interview Sascha who is the Mod on the huge subreddit of r/magnetfishing Sascha takes me to school taking me from magnet fishing noob to at least a better informed magnet fishing noob. https://linktr.ee/themetal…

Gain and Sensitivity

April 23, 2021

This week I want to discuss some new terminology that has probably been around for years but I only discovered this week and that is Gain and how it relates to sensitivity. We run an unusual Demo which will be a delight to y…

My Top 5 Metal Detecting Hacks

April 16, 2021

This week we Chat about my top 5 Metal Detecting Hacks to help you speed up and increase your digs on a hunt. So let's get on with the show. Just Click the link in my Bio to listen to the latest episode. https://linktr.ee/th…

Bottles ID Please.

April 9, 2021

This week I want to talk to you about an amazing find I had last week and because I was doing it anyways this week I wanted to talk to you about how to date or age a bottle or glass wear so let's get on with the show. If you…

Pin Pointing

April 2, 2021

This week we have a bit of a hodge podge of an episode but we eventually get to talking about Pin Pointing and how it may work in your detector. If you want to Interact with the show you can contact be via any of the social …

Ground Balance

March 26, 2021

This week we also talk about Ground Balance the Oft forgotten Red Haired Child of Metal Detector Features. #giveaway #metaldetecting #treasurehunting #mudlarking #magnetfishing Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/…

DigitwithWill The Adventure Continues

March 19, 2021

This week I chat to dig it with Will Now why would I interview will again so soon after our last chat well for two reasons firstly we have had some feedback from the last chat that we didn’t go into enough detail in the vanq…

What am I doing Wrong?

March 12, 2021

So This week I want to chat to about what to do when despite all your efforts your hunting is not paying off. I see a lot of answers to this question online and inevitably the advice comes get a better detector just stick wi…

Nokta Makro Simplex+ Target ID Explained

March 5, 2021

This week I want to discuss VDI numbers with a focus specifically on the Nokta Makro Simplex+ I try to give you 4 key take aways to help you in the dig no dig question. Buy From KellyCoDetectors.com Helps the Show Stay aliv…

Adventures With Goat - Interview

Feb. 26, 2021

This week We have our first Interview of the year with Jeff from adventures with Goat we talk about adventure Detecting, Mining and Gold prospecting. Make sure to Subscribe to Jeffs YouTube Channel Below. AdventuresWithGoat:…

On Location

Feb. 19, 2021

This week I want to talk to you about reading landscape taking account of visual cues in architecture and what to look out for when reviewing maps. So lets get on with the show. Buy From KellyCoDetectors.com Helps the Show S…

Coils

Feb. 12, 2021

This week with the recent announcement from Coiltek of the release of their new line of Equinox coils I want to chat to you about Coils both propriety and complementary. How Size actually matters and I address some misconcep…

Halo Effect

Feb. 5, 2021

This week we discuss some recent find news from Great Britain and chat about Halo Effect. Have you ever dug a silver or nonferrous target only to find a rusted piece of iron? Do you believe in the Halo Effect, or do you thin…

Metal Detecting a Hobby for Every Budget

Jan. 29, 2021

This week I address the internets most asked question about Metal detecting and that is what can should I buy based on a specific budget. We Look at Budgets in the following Range. 0 - 300, 300 - 500, 500 - 800, 800 - 1000 a…

2021 Product Roadmap Rumours

Jan. 22, 2021

This week I was to talk about the new releases rumoured to be coming out this year I look into the product roadmap of Minelab, Garrett, Nokta Makro, Quest and Cscope. So let’s get on with the show. Buy From KellyCoDetectors.…

Underwater Metal Detecting

Jan. 15, 2021

This week we talk about underwater detecting we cover snorkelling and scuba we also look at the equipment you will need and safety rules that should be followed and impact to recovery. So let’s get on with the show. Buy From…

Meteorite Hunting

Jan. 8, 2021

This week we get back on track after the Christmas break with a discussion on hunting for Meteorites. We look at how to find meteorites how to distinguish a meteorite from a normal terrestrial rock and the new craze micro me…

Happy New Year 2021

Jan. 1, 2021

This Week we look at some of the highlights of the Interviews over the first 40 Episodes of the podcast. I want to thank the following for their support over the last year. Norway Digger Diggin Deep Beeps The Metal Detecting…

You've Come a Long way Baby! A year in Review.

Dec. 25, 2020

This Week Because it's Christmas week I look at some of the highlights over the previous 39 Episodes and if I can say so myself we have come along way baby both in presentation and sound quality. Lets Hope 2021 brings a simi…

Nokta Makro Simplex+ Review

Dec. 18, 2020

This week I complete my comprehensive review of the Nokta Makro Simplex Plus We discuss the Specifications, physical build quality the user experience and my experience during the several field tests carried out. Buy From …

Magnificent Mud Larking

Dec. 11, 2020

This week we talk about Mud Larking I look at the History and discuss the differences between the real Mud larking and what everyone else calls Mud larking. Port Authority of London: https://www.pla.co.uk/Environment/Thames-…

The Mighty Pin Pointer

Dec. 4, 2020

This week I talk to you about the Mighty Pin Pointer do you need one to detect are there any things to look out for in buying one and what happened to the inline Pin Pointer. Buy From KellyCoDetectors.com Helps the Show Stay…

River Detecting

Nov. 27, 2020

This week I want to talk to you about River Detecting, We discuss Safety, Essential Equipment and Technique. Buy From KellyCoDetectors.com Helps the Show Stay alive: http://shrsl.com/1n2ak-1ueu-s8em Other Ways to Support the…

Do you get more Bang for your Bucks.

Nov. 20, 2020

This week I want to talk to you about how much Bang for your Buck do you get when purchasing a new metal detector, Is there a discernible difference when you buy a $300 Dollar Detector v a $2500 Dollar detector and at what p…

The Future of Metal Detecting

Nov. 13, 2020

This week I want to talk to you about the future of metal detecting, I chat about how a move to a cashless society will negatively affect the sport and some technological advances that may have a positive impact on the hobby…

Nokta Makro Mini Hoard Product Review

Nov. 6, 2020

This week we do our first product review on the podcast reviewing the Nokta Makro Mini Hoard make sure to stay tuned as there are a few co-hosts very excited to give their opinions. Buy From KellyCoDetectors.com Helps the Sh…

Top Metal Detecting Vacation Destinations

Oct. 30, 2020

This week I talk to you about the Top Vacation spots for metal detecting and my top location might surprise you. Locations include Norfolk England, Nova Scotia and Florida. Also this week in our tech time out i give a few t…

Interview: DirtFishMish

Oct. 23, 2020

This week I had the pleasure of interviewing DirtFishMish, coming from a land down under, Mish is an ambassador for the hobby in Australia and produces some great content so make sure to subscribe to her youtube channel Dirt…

The Dating Game

Oct. 16, 2020

This week I talk to you about the dating game ,no this is not a chat about how to pick up a partner who metal detects but how the scientific community would go about dating a find using Stratigraphy and Radio Carbon Dating a…

Interview: DigitwithWill

Oct. 9, 2020

This week I had the pleasure of interviewing Digitwithwill a Scottish Ice Hockey maven who is pretty new to the hobby but he has helped build a huge community of metal detectorist both online and locally in Scotland, Will ha…

The Trouble with Metal Detecting.

Oct. 2, 2020

This week I talk to you about the dangers of metal detecting including an in depth step by step process on removing a tick while dispelling some myths about whats the best way to to do this. Buy From KellyCoDetectors.com Hel…

The Top 5 Metal Detecting Gifts 2020.

Sept. 25, 2020

This week and as there is only 14 weeks to Christmas, I want to do an episode for the partners,The children and the friends of metal detectorist and list my top 5 gifts this year for a metal detectorist plus I explain how to…

Interview: Ciaran Martin

Sept. 18, 2020

This week we celebrate our 6 month anniversary with you asking the questions and me doing my best to answer them. So, let’s get On with the Show. Buy From KellyCoDetectors.com Helps the Show Stay alive: http://shrsl.com/1n2a…

How to Photograph Your Finds

Sept. 11, 2020

This week I continue my coin series with the coins of the United States of America. We have our regular tech time out where this week I chat about macro photography or close up photography and of course some updates from my …

Coins of the New World

Sept. 4, 2020

Hi! Welcome to the metal detecting show Episode number 24. My name is Ciaran and believe it or not I have been detecting for nearly 30 years. This week I continue my series about the History of Coins where I chat about the C…

Interview: ZARRPS METAL DETECTING SA

Aug. 28, 2020

This week I Interview Leon Van Zyl who you may be familiar with from ZARRPS METAL DETECTING SA Channel on youtube. We discuss his love for the Boer War and whats it like to metal detect in SA plus much much more. So, let's g…