Our Top 10 Recommendations for Beginner Metal Detectors
Up-to-date pricing and reviews for beginner metal detectors on the market
Bestseller No. 1
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Junior Metal Detector –Adjustable Metal Detector for Kids with 7.5” Waterproof Dual Coil, Lightweight Design Great for Treasure Hunting Beginners
- FIND BURIED TREASURE – The 7.5” waterproof dual coil has adjustable sensitivity to help avoid false positives. The detector will beep and flash an LED light when it locates metal. It has a detecting depth of up to 6 inches deep for small coins and more than 1 foot deep for larger metal objects. Requires 3 AA batteries, sold separately.
- GREAT FOR KIDS – A telescoping arm provides length adjustment while a padded arm strap and comfort grip make this metal detector easy to use for kids of all sizes.
- LIGHTWEIGHT AND PORTABLE – The detector weighs just 1.4 lb (0.6kg). With the coil folded and arm support removed, it measures just 24 inches. It extends up to 39 inches long.
- FULL-COLOR LEARNING GUIDE – Learn the history of metal detectors, how the coils on your detector work to find metal buried underground, and much more in our detailed learning guide.
- SATISFACTION GUARANTEED - National Geographic is proud to provide only the highest quality STEM toys. The Junior Metal Detector is backed by our 100% satisfaction guarantee.
SaleBestseller No. 2
Bounty Hunter TK4 Tracker IV Metal Detector
- Rugged metal detector ideal for detecting treasure in extreme ground conditions
- Motion All-Metal mode, Discrimination mode, and 2-Tone audio mode.Larger objects up to 3 feet
- Preset ground balance neutralizes response to mineral content in the ground
- Disc/notch control distinguishes between targets and unwanted metals
- 6.7 kHz operating frequency
SaleBestseller No. 3
OMMO Metal Detector, High Accuracy Adjustable Waterproof Metal Detectors with LCD Display, Pinpoint & Discrimination & All Metal Mode 10 Inch Search Coil for Adults & Kids
- HIGH ACCURACY & WATERPROOF SEARCH COIL: The diameter of this search coil is 10 inches. As you know, the bigger the search coil is, the higher the sensitivity, let you detecting more efficient and time-saving. Waterproof search coil enables you to use detecting to underwater, Perfect for outdoor, like beach, stream, yard. (Note: the control box is not waterproof)
- 3 STRONG MODES OF OPERATIONS: OMMO metal detector has three distinct modes that make you can optimize from in detecting metals. ① All Metal Mode - the metal detector notifies you whenever it sees any metal. ② Disc Mode - you can utilize this metal detector to discriminate against other types of metal for a specific one. ③ Pinpoint – According to your environment to choose the different positioning strength, aids in the detection of metals by beeping
- INTUITIVE LCD DISPLAY: With an LCD screen to display, it is obviously more accurate and convenient that you can see the detection mode, sensitivity level, battery condition, and volume level. You can get information intuitively from the screen and it can metal up to 8-inch depth
- HUMANITY DESIGN & ADJUSTABLE : Don't worry about the length of the stem, the metal detector from 30 inches to 41-inch adjustable stem, suitable for both adults and kids. And the armrest design will help you to save more effort, makes you more comfortable and less stressful. Let's start your treasure hunt with the lovely OMMO metal detector
- FULL ACCESSORIES, YOU ARE WORTH IT: You can not only get 1×Metal Detector but also have 1×Carrying Bag, 2×9V Battery, 1× Shovel, 1×Headphone, it has a headset jack that can be used with conventional headsets. Whatever you're a beginner or advanced metal detectorist, OMMO Metal Detector is always suitable for you. If you have any problems, please feel free to contact us
SaleBestseller No. 4
Garrett ACE 300 Metal Detector with Waterproof Coil and Headphone Plus Accessories
- Garrett ACE 300 Metal Detector with submersible Searchcoil
- Includes 3 FREE Accessories:
- Volume control Garrett ClearSound Easy Stow headphones
- ACE Environmental Coverup
- 7" x 10" Searchcoil Cover
SaleBestseller No. 5
RM RICOMAX Metal Detector for Adults & Kids - High-Accuracy Metal Detector Waterproof LCD Display [Pinpoint Function & Discrimination Mode & Distinctive Audio Prompt] 10 Inch Waterproof Search Coil
- TRUE DISCRIMINATION MODE - This metal detector can detect metals including iron, aluminum, gold, bronze, silver and their articles in all-metal mode. Just press the button, you can simply set the target range (Up to 8 inches deep) or eliminate the metal you don’t want. Then, you can accurately find the certain metal you want. The crossed frame is for item(s) eliminated and two 9V alkaline batteries are required.
- HIGHER SENSITIVE & WATERPROOF SEARCH COIL - The bigger the search coil is, the higher the sensitivity. The increased size of the search coil to 10 inches makes metal detecting MORE EFFICIENT. And the WATERPROOF stem and coil enable you to use our metal explorer underwater, especially suitable for outdoor activities, on the beach or in the stream. But it is should be noted that the control box is not waterproof.
- MORE INTUITIVE LCD CONTROL BOX - A control box with LCD will simplify your metal detecting a lot. The detection mode, sensitivity level, battery condition, and volume level can be known at a glance. An arrow displayed below the target icon will clearly tell you detecting an object. The depth of the target is also displayed. Compared to the knob and dial, button and LCD are obviously more accurate and convenient.
- PINPOINT FUNCTION & DISTINCTIVE AUDIO PROMPT - There are distinctive audio tones in our metal detector for different types of metal. So after a period of time use, you can tell what type of metal you've detected just by audio tones. And the P/P function enables you to pinpoint a target accurately. Operating steps have been written in the manual which comes with the metal finder. All we have done is to let you find the target more easily!
- IEDAL FOR EVERY AGES - Whatever you’re a beginner or a more advanced metal detectorist, this metal detector is always suitable for you. For a metal detector for both adults and kids that can use, the RM RICOMAX is ideal. It’s designed to be easy for anyone to use, no matter their age or size. The LCD display is making it visibly read its performance. The headphone jack lets you connect stereo headphones (not supplied) and operate without trouble especially in noisy areas.
SaleBestseller No. 6
INTEY Metal Detector Waterproof for Adults Kids Adjustable(35"-45") High Accuracy with LED Flash Light &Two Mode(Multi-Function Folding Shovel)
- ★ funny Treasure hunt - this is a detector for the enthusiast with an adjustable stem extending from 33. 5“ to 45”, so not only metal detectors for adults, but also for kids. Providing families with unique leisure, start Treasure hunting journey.
- ★ HIGH-ACCURACY - Kinds of metals includes coins, relics, jewelry, gold, silver, ring and key can be detected through the 8-inch coil. The coil is adjustable by 180° without dead angle detection.
- ★ two modes - Waterproof metal detector has 2 modes. Disc mode can eliminate the target you don't want, for example, Iron, Zinc, and coins. Also can turn to all metal - mode, all metals can be detected.
- ★ IP67 WATERPROOF - Both the stem and the coil at the end are waterproof, so can safely use it in the water, especially suitable for use outdoors, on the beach or in the stream. But it should be noted that the display panel should be carefully away from water because powered by a 9-volt alkaline battery(not included).
- ★ volume &power - adopts a 3. 5mm audio jack, enjoy your own world of exploration! The device is equipped with buzzers and LED light alert to remind you to avoid you missing Treasure.
Bestseller No. 7
MARNUR Metal Detector for Kids and Adults with Pinpoint Waterproof Search Coil Backlit LCD Display High Accuracy Adjustable Sensitivity Metal Detector Kit for Beginners Treasure Hunt with Accessories
- 🌏【Accurate Metal Detector】MARNUR metal detector is designed to detect various metals such as iron, aluminum, tin, copper, silver and gold. In DISC mode, metal detector can eliminate unwanted metals (iron, zinc, etc.) and focus on the target. With Pinpoint, metal detectors can accurately locate the metal you are looking for
- 🌏【Large Diameter Waterproof Search Coil】The larger the search coil diameter, the stronger the search ability. The Metal Detector features a 9.84-inch large diameter search coil that increases the chances and accuracy of finding a target. The search coil of the metal detector kit is waterproof, so that you will not miss the treasure in the shallow water or be interrupted by the rainy day. Please note that the LCD control box is not waterproof.
- 🌏【Adjustable Sensitivity & Backlight LCD Display】7 levels of adjustable sensitivities, able to detect metals as deep as 8 inches below the surface. The backlight LCD screen allows clear reading even in low lights condition. It shows the detection mode, sensitivity level, battery status and volume. The LCD control box makes detection easier and more accurate.The battery indicator flashes when the batteries need to be replaced
- 🌏【Practical & Ergonomic Design】The height of the metal detector wand is adjustable (24''-34'') and can be easily used by both adults and kids, making it ideal for hunting with a family. The metal detector is equipped with a headphone jack that allows you to hunt without disturbs in a noisy environment. The metal detector's handle is made of soft foam and is ergonomic, providing a comfortable feel for long-term use of it
- 🌏【Complete Metal Detector Accessories】 Light-weight and compatible. MARNUR metal detector is a perfect addition for travel, vacation, camping or hiking. A folding shovel is included with the package, along with two 9V batteries, a carried bag, and a dust-free cover
SaleBestseller No. 8
Bounty Hunter Gold Digger Metal Detector
- The Gold Digger can be used anywhere to search for all kinds of valuable metal from gold coins to iron relics
- Motion all-metal mode and trash elimination control help you find only the treasure you want
- Identifies coin-size objects up to 6 inches deep underground, and senses larger items up to 2 feet deep
- Includes headphones for private searches in crowded places
- Certified Frustration-Free Packaging
Bestseller No. 9
Garrett ACE 200 Metal Detector with Waterproof Search Coil and Treasure Sound Headphone
- Garrett ACE 200 Metal Detector with 6.5" x 9" Waterproof Coil, Garrett Treasure Sound Headphones, Instruction Manual, Batteries, and a Two-Year Warranty
- New Digital Target ID: 0 to 99 scale offers target information
- New Camlocks for increased stem stability
- New Includes Pulse-Width Modulation audio: sharper, more responsive audio
- Light weight with big performance at a small price
Bestseller No. 10
Garrett Metal Detectors ACE 400 55 Year Anniversary Special, GAR1141255
- Garrett Metal Detectors ACE 400 55 Year Anniversary Special, GAR1141255