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Beach and Water Metal Detectors

Listed below are metal detectors that were specifically designed to to be used underwater for locating gold or silver jewelry, coins, and other artifacts. Generally speaking, there are two types of detectors on this page:
Non Discriminating, such as PI (Pulse Induction)

As the name suggests, you can discriminate (eliminate) iron, hot rocks, bottlecaps, and other unwanted metals that may be present at the beach or your diving spot, saving you time and a sore back.
Non Discriminating (Marked in red)
Yes, you guessed it, it's a "dig everything" detector that will keep you digging and digging. A Pulse Induction (PI) detector normally goes deeper and could give you an edge over the competition.

Much more could be said, but I don't want to overwhelm you with technical terms and confuse you more than you might already be.


Headhunter Pulse (10) 4 stars
Headhunter Wader (13) 3 stars


CZ 21 (10) 4 stars
Impulse (3) 4 stars


AT MAX (7) 2 stars
AT PRO (142) 4 stars
Infinium LS (42) 4 stars
Sea Hunter Mark II (39) 4 stars


Excalibur II (25) 4 stars

Other Companies

Gold Digger MD-3080 (0) n/a
JW Fisher Pulse 8X Pro (1) 5 stars!
Viper Trident (2) 2 stars


Tiger Shark (8) 4 stars


Surfmaster PI (6) 5 stars!
Surfmaster PI Pro (10) 5 stars!