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We photograph and publish the findings

We photograph and publish the findings

Blacksheep
150661 65
In this article I would like to discuss the main principles of how we should take pictures and add findings andprepare photos before we publish them in the LP catalog or even need help identifying them.At the same time, we'll talk about some of the most common mistakes we encounter with published finds that we should avoid. Again, this needs to be reminded
How it works at the hallmark office

How it works at the hallmark office

jaccob
13061 18
There are several branches of the Assay Office in the Czech Republic, so you don't necessarily have to go to Prague as in my case. Anyway, the services provided should be the same in all branches.
Dating of horse shoes

Dating of horse shoes

Brumla
9580 18
Horseshoe, probably the most common iron find during forest expeditions. Most prospectors dig it up by mistake and then hang it on a tree or leave it on a stump. Yet these are some of the oldest objects commonly encountered during a search, and can be useful clues to understanding the site.
First Republic moneyboxes, treasury boxes and keys to them, part 2 - Tresoria moneyboxes

First Republic moneyboxes, treasury boxes and keys to them, part 2 - Tresoria moneyboxes

jaccob
10458 8
Looms were very popular in the 1920s and became a common part of all households, so there were quite a lot of them and a large number still survive. Sadly, as I wrote in the last installment, the vast majority were without keys and often with damaged locks. And since I think many of you have one at home, here you will find a detailed description of each type in my collectionand detailed photos of the mechanisms and keys that can help you repair your cassette and make a matching key.
Technical principles of metal detectors

Technical principles of metal detectors

jaccob
35183 14
There are currently four basic principles of metal detector function. The different principles have a number of advantages and disadvantages between them. Especially in the depth of range, the ability to detect small objects, the ability to distinguish the types of metals detected and the method of use.
How to make a wireless module from ML85 and ML80 headphones

How to make a wireless module from ML85 and ML80 headphones

jaccob
51133 43
As I have recently started to get a lot of suggestions from other colleagues that they would like to have a wireless module like the Equinox 800 on the new line of detectors Minelab Equinox 700/900 , X- terra Pro and Manticore. I decided to come up with a simple rebuild so that the complete electronics from the ML85 and ML80 headsets could be fit into a precisely designed 3D printed box to make a wireless module.
As I was in Scotland on the farm starving

As I was in Scotland on the farm starving

valoda
16089 4
Feel free to ask what you specifically want to know. I'm not some professional searcher myself. I report actual finds that are under the term treasure, the object must be over 300 years old, or be made of precious metal-silver, gold...

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