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Mike Furness

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Mike Furness last won the day on March 5 2017

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About Mike Furness

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  • Birthday 02/02/1949

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    Prescott Valley AZ
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    Work is only a diversion of time after I get bored with detecting for gold nuggets, hunting whitetails, fishing fresh and salt water, tying flies, biking, hiking, kayaking, orienteering, ice fishing, treasure hunting with my detector, beach hunting with my detector!
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  1. Not so sure the weather he is getting is all that cool. We have a heat wave going on here in New England that is extended into Eastern Canada. Hot and very humid last few days and expected to be so for next few as well. We should have a little relief on Saturday and then back up in temp/humidity next week.
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    New Forum Upgrade

    Forum looks good Chris ... I haven't been on for a couple weeks while in TN at my National bass fishing Championship. No issues logging on.
  3. Paid for the gas and a bottle of beer that day! Nice job! Whatta chunk!
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    Little Yuma Speci

    That's a beauty!
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    Headed Home

    You and Eric have been busy! Nice haul for the season. See ya next year!
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    Tried a new spot

    Chris ... Treasure Hunting I see ... Looks like it was fun even without the gold. Finding that kind of treasure says no one with a detector has been in the area ... must be a mountain man's homestead area! Trapper or hunter ... perhaps an old buffalo hunter was there given that old bullet. Just a few fleeting thoughts based on the finds.
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    Bob Dansie

    Montana was famous for scaring the living stuffing out of folks! I rode with him a few times ... the first couple were 'exciting' to say the least. I bought my RZR based on those rides! The speed and rush of the thing screaming down Castle Hot Springs Road and then an immediate right hand slide turn to a wash he wanted me to try sold me! Call me crazy! YUP!
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    Freshly dug gold!

    Good hourly wages there! Congrats to the finder.
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    Early mining camp hunt

    Nice find Chris ... And to answer the question above ... NO! Do not clean it up other than to get the loose surface dirt off of it. The value is with the aged patina ... not the shiny new look! Please don't make your old coins 'new' again! Mike F
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    Amazing spread of Nuggets!

    Accomplished nugget hunter for sure! Great advt for GM1000 even if they weren't found with it! However I am sure it is capable of doing it!!! Mike F
  11. Nice Job Chris ... Great info for both old and new electronic prospectors and not just for the GM1000 ... ! Mike F
  12. Patience grasshopper ... last I heard he had field work to do for video 2 ... part 3 is ready to go ... not wanting to release 3 before 2 ... He will release both at once when 2 is finished.
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    1 ounce monday

    Nice CHUNK there Pard!
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    Happy birthday Chris

    Somehow I missed this ... So Happy Belated B'day Chris ... This is number 40 is it not?
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    grains of gold

    Wondered whose that was ... always like adding another $1500 to my collection! LOL! Thanks ... Terry (Assuming it was Mel's) ... Yanking your chain ... probably still out there somewhere! And if a glass vial returned to the earth! Mike F