The Sacramento Valley Detecting Buffs of
Sacramento, (SVDB) is a
metal detecting club based in the Central Valley of
California. The members come from the surrounding
Sacramento area and cities. Our members represent a wide
range of metal detecting interests from relic hunting,
coin shooting, jewelry hunting to detecting / prospecting
|If you lost a valuable ring or piece of jewelry our SVDB club members may be able to help you find it with our metal detectors. We have found and returned many valuable rings plus other treasured items that were lost by people that requested help. Click on the Lost & Found Picture or this email link with information about your lost jewelry. Email Link for Lost Jewelry|
have a metal detector and can’t quite figure out
how to operate it. We have SVDB members who know how
to operate most of the major name brand metal
detectors. Click on the picture or on the
following link to send us an email that includes
your brand and model detector along with your
contact information. A SVDB member will contact
you to set up a free training session. Email
Link for Metal Detector Training
NOTE: We are currently looking for a volunteer to coordinate this area. The best thing to do right now is to come to the meeting and we'll try to match you with someone that is quilified for your detector. I will still respond to you email requests and get you help. Webmaster
The SVDB general meetings are open to
the public and are held the first Thursday of
every month at 7:30 P.M. Meetings may include
general business items, membership Show and Tell,
coin raffle, occasional guest speaker and other exhibits.
We also meet and have 4 club sponsored Saturday and Sunday Day-in-the-Park hunts each month, an Annual Club Hunt, Quarterly Planted "Mini-hunts, "Hands on" training for those new to their detector, and occasional Beach trips.
There were 70 participants in the May 19, 2012 Annual Club Hunt. Click here for Photos of the Hunt.
Click here to view the Prize Winners in the 2012 Annual Hunt
The Club News page features recent events about our club. It has links to our current Newsletter as well as past newsletters, and Treasure News Links - news stories on metal detecting. This page includes Classified ads.
page describes club history and has links to our
photos, Organization Chart, and the Recovery
Team, which finds lost jewelry and other items. There
is also a link to the Application for
The Photo page has, well, lots of photos, including member Finds of the Month.
The Links page lists connections to national metal detecting organizations, as well as links to metal detecting web pages, magazines, manufacturers and distributors, and the most popular on-line discussion forums.
page lists our main Email address and repeats the map
and directions directions to our meetings.
Visitors are always welcome and are encouraged to join and participate in our club meetings.
Please report any web page problems to Bob