Find of the day #10 – Aluminium

Why do people melt down aluminium on the beach?

You find a lot of this and it gives a strong ‘coin like’ signal on the old detector. The small ingots can be a sod to find amongst the pebbles.

Melted aluminium alloy

Melted aluminium alloy

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About lancewoodman

Heritage interpreter, playwright and teacher. Living on the South Coast of England.

Posted on September 19, 2011, in Metal detecting. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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