Metal Detectors

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beach metal detecting

Beach Detecting Tips

Here you will find beach detecting tips from W.F.Harris and our very own Nigel Ingram.

Dry/Fresh Water Sand
Sand above the tide line where salt mineralisation has not dispersed, wet or dry fresh water sand:

ace 150

Garrett Ace 150

Itís ultra light and effective under most conditions. Excellent entry-level detector

ace 250

Garrett Ace 250

Best Seller
Itís ultra light and effective under most conditions. Excellent entry-level detector



Specifically designed for international detectorists. Itís ultra light and effective under most conditions. Includes new technology offered by Garrett.

Wet/Salt Sand
Salt mineralisation has dispersed (sand below the tide line)

matrix M6

White's Matrix M6

Mid-range all rounder. Has a pre-set beach mode.


AT Pro International

The coil can be submersed in fresh water, For use on wet and dry sand.


XP DEUS metal detectors

XP invented the first wireless detector. It has two dedicated pre-set programmes for dry and wet beaches.
Program 7: WET BEACH -Deeper wet beach program.
Program 8: DRY BEACH, Suitable for dry sand.

Full Beach Use

sea hunter mark 2

Garrett Sea Hunter Mark 2

For use under full beach conditions. Waterproof up to 200 meters.

surf pi dual field

White's Surf PI Dual Field

Turn on and go machine. Pulse induction technology for excellent performance on dry/wet and shallow salt/fresh water.

whites tdi

White's TDI pro Pulse Induction

Pulse induction technology for exceptional performance on dry/wet sand and shallow salt/fresh water

Beach detecting Books:

shallow water

Shallow Water Metal Detecting “Lessons from the Pros”

Includes ‘underwater methods’ ‘travelling to detect’ and ‘pro-level beach hunting tips’

h2 OH underwater

H2 Oh Underwater

A great introduction to hunting with a metal detector in water



permission impossible

Permission Impossible, book by David Villanueva

A guide to gaining permission to detect on a range of sites.

detecting on the coast

Metal Detecting on the Coast

Includes advice on using a non-waterproof detector to the best of it’s abilities. It also cover questions beginners might ask about beach detecting.

reading beaches

Reading Beaches by E. Fletcher

Fletcher tells you how to be in the right place, at the right time…and with the right detector. He also shows you how to identify the most productive search spots.

reading tidal

Reading Tidal Rivers by E.Fletcher

This book is packed with detailed illustrations showing previously what clues to look for on tidal river, any reader can become an expert on mudlarking and riverside detecting.

shallow water

Shallow water hunting explained DVD by the Metal Detectives

Follow the detectives searching in England and Norway to learnt the tricks of the professionals when searching in shallow water


sand scoop

Stainless Steel Sand Scoop basket

Top quality Stainless Steel Sand Scoop basket to take long handle

sand scoop

Sand Scoop Garrett mild steel

Mild Steel Garrett Sand Scoop

sand scoop

Beach Plastic Sand Scoop

Lightweight and robust


black ada

Black Ada Sand Scoop mild steel

High quality mild-steel sand scoop

sand sccop ada

Black Ada Sand Scoop Stainless Steel

Light weight design. 1cm diameter holes

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metal detector accessories


Regton stocks a full range of metal detector accessories for all of the manufacturers we list. From coils to trowels, bags, headphones and anything else you can think of to accompany your detector.

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