Metal Detecting Gift Guide

Metal Detecting Gift Guide

Whether it’s a holiday or birthday gift, finding just the right present for anyone can become a daunting task.  Here at Focus Speed, we want to make that search a bit easier.  If you are looking for a great gift for someone who is considering trying the hobby or is already an amateur or seasoned…

Garrett ACE Apex: Not Just for Beginner Metal Detecting

Garrett ACE Apex: Not Just for Beginner Metal Detecting

There are many in the world of metal detecting who agree the Garrett ACE Apex is a great machine for detectorists of all levels.  That is an incredibly important feature for a good metal detector to offer. The ACE Apex is a versatile machine for hobbyists who want to give detecting a try and are…

Anderson Detector Shafts Carbon Fibers Handles for Motley Sand Scoops

Anderson Detector Shafts Carbon Fibers Handles for Motley Sand Scoops

Even though many American and Canadian metal detectorists wanted the colorful, sleek Motley Sand Scoop, it wasn’t affordable to ship the handles that came with the scoop from Holland. With some brainstorming and the right introductions, Motley Digging Tools teamed up with Anderson Detector Shafts. Anderson now makes a carbon fiber handle specifically for Motley…

Metal Detecting Small Business Spotlight: BookersGoods on Etsy

Metal Detecting Small Business Spotlight: BookersGoods on Etsy

The hobby of metal detecting has a few necessary tools most detectorists carry along with them on their hunts. Everything from a grass knife and pinpointer to a finds bag, they all serve a purpose for making our time out in the field, parks, and beaches more productive.  Finding the right tools to make our…

Did You Know Anderson Detector Shafts  Sells More Than Shafts?

Did You Know Anderson Detector Shafts  Sells More Than Shafts?

Anderson Detector Shafts is well known for their carbon fiber shafts, but did you know they sell other metal detecting and detector accessories? From quality replacement arm cuffs to coil bolt kits and more. A couple of items besides shafts that detectorists should take note of Anderson selling are as follows: Metal Made Arm Cuffs…

CKG Sand Scoop for Beach Metal Detecting

CKG Sand Scoop for Beach Metal Detecting

If you are in the United States and want to beach detect but need an affordable sand scoop, definitely consider CKG. Their scoops are affordable and easy to obtain via their corporate website or from Amazon, and if in stock, quick shipping. I should also mention that CKG offers free shipping if ordered directly from…

Considering Underwater Treasure Hunting? Read Dive Detecting by Steve Zazulyk

Considering Underwater Treasure Hunting? Read Dive Detecting by Steve Zazulyk

The possibilities are endless of what you may find while dive detecting, designer sunglasses, watches, money, colorful rings, coins, or even a GoPro. Dive Detecting by Steve Zazulyk is a complete guide on how to start metal detecting underwater, filled with personal stories from his own adventures to essential tips that he has learned over…

The Legend by Nokta Makro: Build Quality, Testing Beach & Park Detecting

The Legend by Nokta Makro: Build Quality, Testing Beach & Park Detecting

I have to say I am pretty impressed with The Legend, Nokta Makro’s multi-frequency metal detector. It exceeded my expectations with how it was built and using it to detect the park and a beach.  The Legend Build Quality As I unboxed, I immediately noticed the thought on design and build quality. Nokta Makro’s design…

Motley Digging Tools New Hand Beach Sand Scoops

Motley Digging Tools New Hand Beach Sand Scoops

Motley Digging Tools has added four new beach scoops to their line of digging tools. Named the Daytona Shovel, Pompano Excavator, Ponte Vedra Grabber, and The Buccaneer. The metal detecting hand scoops can be ordered in a variety of colors: blue, red, pink, yellow, and iridescent color coined “oil slick,” which is showcased in the…