Aussie 'Diggers Dictionary'

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Aussie 'Diggers Dictionary'

Post by NuggieDreamer on Wed 18 Feb 2015, 3:26 pm

Must admit I'm a fan of the two American detector guys in 'Diggers' you can't beat their enthusiasm but what makes their show funny is their dictionary (Listed) Does anyone have some favourite sayings for similar detecting terms?

US Diggers Dictionary

Tweezable G - Small nugget find
Nectar in the hole - Valuable item from the orchard of juice
Nectar Sector - Patch of artifacts
Colone - Colonial find
Civ - Civil war find
Rev - Revolutionary war find
Ster - Sterling silver find
Toke - Token find
Scrip - Script company store token find
We're the honey badgers of metal detecting – Bragging, we're good
Juice - Treasure found produced from the earth
Roundness in the hole – Just visible unearthed coin or token
Wash - Over burden
Hit - Target signal
Slaming Hit - Large target noise (Iron)
Going In - Digging down to the target
MQ - Museum Quality find
Big Wierdy - Large unknown find
In the Pok - Stashed find in a safe pocket
Ornateness – Beautiful find
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Post by Flying kiwi on Wed 18 Feb 2015, 6:46 pm

Fuggit - shite that is not a nugget

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Re: Aussie 'Diggers Dictionary'

Post by NuggieDreamer on Wed 18 Feb 2015, 8:22 pm

Flying kiwi wrote:Fuggit - shite that is not a nugget

which includes; boot tac, buckle, staple, dozer chip, wire, half horse shoe, bullets, bullet casings

Locals - people who can detect by sight after a rain.
New Friend - someone who says hello when you pull out a map at the caravan pk.
Mongrel - A Cling-on who followed you from the caravan pk.
P&%cktorians - Interstate Touring Prospectors in WA towing oversized caravans who drive faster than Mongrels.
1080 - Aerial Nazi bait for pets
Red Death - Cheapest WA drop to buy by the case
Peg - a marker to detect near
Fence - an obstacle to navigate in the dark during a night detect
Beeper - your choice of search tool
Rake - something you give the wife to bash snakes with
2300 - Ladys beeper
ATX - a swear word at ML
GPZ - for Men who are maturing from swinging a 2300
yella - the stuff dreams are made of
Mobile Phone - Dead weight to carry less than 10K from any WA town.


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