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New Prospecting Supply Shop Opening in Payson, Arizona!
New Prospecting Supply Shop Opening in Payson, Arizona!
June 6, 2024

New Prospecting Supply Shop Opening in Payson, Arizona!

High Plains Prospectors' wholesale division just gained one more customer, and this means another physical...
Common Questions about the Gold Cube and Gold Cube Trommel: Yardage & Pumps
Common Questions about the Gold Cube and Gold Cube Trommel: Yardage & Pumps
June 4, 2024

Common Questions about the Gold Cube and Gold Cube Trommel: Yardage & Pumps

This is a common question we get about the Gold Cube and Gold Cube Trommel set up. ...
Can You Make A Living Metal Detecting, Gold Prospecting, or Treasure Hunting?
Can You Make A Living Metal Detecting, Gold Prospecting, or Treasure Hunting?
June 4, 2024

Can You Make A Living Metal Detecting, Gold Prospecting, or Treasure Hunting?

I hate articles where you have to read the whole thing to get the answer...
FAQ: Can you prospect for gold in national parks?
FAQ:  Can you prospect for gold in national parks?
June 4, 2024

FAQ: Can you prospect for gold in national parks?

We get the question on where you can and cannot prospect quite frequently.  Most commonly...
A Needle in a Haystack – Diamond and Platinum Stud Earring Recovery in Overgrown Backyard.
Diamond and Platinum Stud Earrings Found
June 4, 2024

A Needle in a Haystack – Diamond and Platinum Stud Earring Recovery in Overgrown Backyard.

One early summer afternoon the phone rang.  Scrap Iron answered and I listened to the...
Gold Nugget Found With Nokta Legend Metal Detector in North Carolina! - Customer Finds Submission
Gold Nugget Found With Nokta Legend Metal Detector in North Carolina! - Customer Finds Submission
  • Customer Find Submission
May 18, 2024

Gold Nugget Found With Nokta Legend Metal Detector in North Carolina! - Customer Finds Submission

This is why we LOVE our customers finds submissions.  A good customer of our Stephen...
FAQ: What Does kHz Mean in Metal Detecting?
what dies multifrequency mean in metal detecting
May 10, 2024

FAQ: What Does kHz Mean in Metal Detecting?

This is a very legitimate question and one that is not easily answered with one...
Metal Detecting In The Dark - Can you metal detect after sunset?
Metal Detecting In The Dark - Can you metal detect after sunset?
April 30, 2024

Metal Detecting In The Dark - Can you metal detect after sunset?

There are many reasons why someone would want to metal detect for treasure after the...
FAQ: What is the best battery for powering portable gold prospecting equipment like a highbanker or trommel?
The best battery for running a gold prospecting equipment pumps, highbankers, high bankers, sluice boxes, power sluice, or gold trommel
  • Gold Prospecting Basics
April 27, 2024

FAQ: What is the best battery for powering portable gold prospecting equipment like a highbanker or trommel?

Choosing the right battery for your gold prospecting equipment can make the difference between a...
Gold Ring Found In Shawnee Mission Park - Shawnee, KS
Gold Ring Found In Shawnee Mission Park - Shawnee, KS
April 13, 2024

Gold Ring Found In Shawnee Mission Park - Shawnee, KS

Recently a Ring Finding associate Ed. R. from Kansas City successfully helped us find a...
Classification of Material is Key to Optimal Gold Recovery
Optimal Gold Recovery when Gold Prospecting
April 10, 2024

Classification of Material is Key to Optimal Gold Recovery

Why is sifting or classifying gold bearing material so important for optimal gold recovery? Sifting...
Man Finds Gold Ring in Yard Lost Almost 20 Years Ago!
Man Finds Gold Ring in Yard Lost Almost 20 Years Ago!
  • Customer Find Submission
March 13, 2024

Man Finds Gold Ring in Yard Lost Almost 20 Years Ago!

Recently Donn M. of Kansas City recently visited our store for some help purchasing a...
Can you find arrowheads with a metal detector? - Yes
Can you find arrowheads with a metal detector? - Yes
February 14, 2024

Can you find arrowheads with a metal detector? - Yes

Even though most common arrowheads are not made of metal, whether or not a metal...
St. Joseph, Missouri Gold Show Coming Soon!
January 27, 2024

St. Joseph, Missouri Gold Show Coming Soon!

FAQ: Will My Nokta Accupoint Pinpointer Pair with My Minelab Metal Detector Headphones?
FAQ: Will My Nokta Accupoint Pinpointer Pair with My Minelab Metal Detector Headphones?
December 6, 2023

FAQ: Will My Nokta Accupoint Pinpointer Pair with My Minelab Metal Detector Headphones?

With the release of the new Nokta Accupoint pinpointer metal detector a rather new frequently...