Clubs and Organization Links

FMDAC To learn more about the national metal detecting organization known as the Federation of Metal Detector and Archaeological Clubs, Inc. This is a good source for information about metal detecting clubs and metal detecting in general. Find out what the FMDAC is doing to support the hobby of metal detecting.

METAL DETECTING CLUBS: The first link below takes you to a website that lists by state all the metal detecting clubs in the United States. Below that are links for specific clubs in the United States.

Facebook Groups

To access these groups you must have a FaceBook account.  Just click on the group link.

Midwest Coinshooters and Historical Club – This is a secret group and membership to the club is required.

Crestwood Coin and Jewelers

Garrett Metal Detectors

Saint Charles Missouri Metal Detecting

Missouri RELIC Hunting

Metal Detecting – MISSOURI

Metal Detectors Buy, Sell & Trade-USA only!

Treasure Magazines online

Western and Eastern Treasures Magazine One of the current metal detecting/treasure hunting magazines still on the market. Read metal detecting stories, see the latest product test reports, find metal detecting distributors and dealers, and check out the finds of the year contest results when you visit this website.


Check out any of the metal detector manufacturers’ websites by clicking on a link below to learn more about each of their products:

Bounty Hunter


Check out this website for some great deals on metal detecting supplies and other products.

Crestwood Coin and Jewelers – Garrett Sales and Coins

Kellyco Metal Detectors – Metal Detectors and accessories

Hollands Brook Metal Detectors

Metal detector repairs/parts – We repair all brands of detectors made here in the US and all the closed manufacturers from years past except for the Minelab — we do not repair or carry parts for them.

Here is a great website for the beginning metal detectorist. It has metal detector buying guides, detector manuals, reviews, and detecting videos.

Learning Library

This link takes you directly to the website for a look at all they provide in the way of detectors and supplies.


This link takes you to Marc McDermott’s Hollands Brook Metal Detectors which offers metal detectors and supplies:

Smarter Hobby Metal Detecting

This link takes you to a website by Mark Orwig and provides information on all aspects of metal detecting-a very informative site

Metal Detector Planet

This link takes you to a website by Alex Lemaire and provides metal detecting tips to improve your detecting results.