- Recherche de terres / eaux peu profondes
Cost For My Service
Base rate covers fuel costs and successful recovery is based on reward of what ever you think my service is worth, or can afford. If I don’t find it you only pay for travel expenses.
I encourage you to contact Police on 09 2611300 to log a report if I can’t find it.
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Jewellery, tools, keys, survey markers...anything metal.
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I can work on land and up to my waist in water, I also have contacts who are trained with SCUBA.
Sea, rivers, lakes, gardens, construction sites...
Historic reserves are protected in New Zealand by the historic places trust, it will be up to you to ask for permission for me to work on these sites, private property will need permission from the land owner.
I don’t look for buried cables, water mains or other utilities
I will travel as far a Pukekohe,West Auckland, Takapuna, otherwise I will contact another detectorist.
Ian Scott's Bio
I live in east Auckland where I live with my wife. I am the administrator for the Facebook page New Zealand Ring Finder and have been a keen hobby detectorist for 10 years. I have successfully returned almost a $100,000 in lost items to very grateful people so I hope I can help you to.
Ian Scott - Recent Blog Post
A couple of days ago I was out on the beach using my metal detector when I pulled a Garmin smart watch out of the sand, it is not a common find and it was still working which was great because most items if not waterproof are ruined. I took it home and thought about […]
Last night I was contacted by Heinrich who explained that while his wife was playing with one of their children, her 18crt gold diamond earring fell into the grass on their back lawn. My first thoughts were, it’s so small I’ll never find it. This morning I arrived at their house and Heinrich met me […]
Merrill lost her keys in the grass and after a frantic look decided to get a metal detector to find them. After investigating ways to hire them a friend suggested she get in touch with New Zealand Ring Finder. I was contacted and straight away I knew that they had to be found after all […]
Lost ring in garden found (2021)
I got a call in the evening from a young man whose wife (Gurdeep) had lost her 14 crt gold diamond ring in their garden. You never know what the search area will be like, I hoped it would be a small area and not lost in some spiney bush. When I arrived l noted […]
I was just thinking about getting into the pool when I looked at my phone and realized I had missed a call. It was from Sean who was swimming with friends at Mellons Bay, East Auckland. It was a really hot day, after applying sunscreen he entered the water. At that moment he changed the […]