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« on: February 04, 2011, 09:05:43 PM »

Wanted, good quality Spade for detecting, W.H.Y ?? Cash waiting.  Wink
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« Reply #1 on: February 04, 2011, 09:56:17 PM »

Get your self a border spade out any gardening centre, they are excellent.
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« Reply #2 on: February 04, 2011, 10:43:22 PM »

Best bet is go to a car boot sale and buy an old spade, the old steel is better quality,cut it down to what size of hole you're digging with a grinder,shorten the handle and hey presto you've got a much better digger than anyone can sell you!
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« Reply #3 on: February 04, 2011, 10:51:28 PM »



From my years of experience the best spade I've ever had is a stainless steel sod buster.

It's especially designed for metal detecting and UNBREAKABLE.

Not cheap but the best. Leisure Promotions do them as will all good detetctor shops.


If you don;t want to splash the cash then B&Q do a mini digger for under a 10

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« Reply #4 on: February 04, 2011, 10:54:15 PM »

agree with Benny the old stuff much much stronger i got a drapper humm ok but i am always ready for the spade to go crack , got a old one made by a friend cut and so on wow it will never  snap but heavy a bit diffcult on the rally using a explorer xs so dont go spending too much not need car booty its a good place and may get one for couple of quids.

Bonne digg.


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