Ted Erickson

  • Land/Shallow Water Search

Cost For My Service

I work on a reward basis...That means you pay me what you can afford and what my service is worth to you for me to find your lost item.

Permission must be obtained on private property, I have park permits retired and can hunt almost anytime.

Search Types

All land & I can hunt in 5ft of water or less...

Search Locations

Papillion & Louisville and the surrounding areas.

Ted Erickson's Bio

I have been a detectorist since 1983 I hunt land and water but I do not scuba dive...I have always tried to return every class ring I found, I have found many rings for people including one for a lady who's daughter sadly had been killed in a car accident the year prior, the look on her face when i recovered her daughters ring was priceless.

Ted Erickson - Recent Blog Post

  • Lost Ring Found Omaha Nebraska (2019)

    Nice to have to save a guys marriage twice! He lost his ring back in february 14th. Found it then for him in the snow. This time he was mowing his new yard put his ring in his pocket thinking it would be safe but forgot he had a hole in his pocket. Once again […]

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  • Lost Ring Elkhorn Nebraska (2019)

    Hi my name is Ted Erickson If you have lost anything of value in the Omaha and Elkhorn Gretna area in your yard recently or in the last 20 years I have a metal detector and can help you find it. I have over 35 years experience in finding items made of metal Im retired […]

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  • Lost ring in Papillion Nebraska…Found! (2019)

    Had a gentleman call me today and tell me his wife lost her wedding ring while brushing off the snow from the top of the garbage can. Said they looked and looked and tried to find it, then went and got a metal detector and still could not find it. Then he google ring finders […]

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  • Lost Ring Omaha Ne…Found! (2019)

    I received a text from a gentleman who said he lost his wedding band, a nice 14k white gold band in his driveway while he was snow blowing. He tried to find it with a rented detector but had no luck, he was out of options when he look me up and decided he needed […]

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  • Lost Ring Omaha Nebraska…Found! (2019)

    I received an afternoon call from a gal named Jennifer. She was tossing away some trash in the dumpster behind her work when she felt her ring fly off her hand. She thought it went into the dumpster but after jumping in and looking frantically, it was not there. She then tried looking through a […]

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Ted Erickson - Testimonials

  • We are very thankful that we found Ted Erickson through “theringfinders” website (2019)


    We are very thankful that we found Ted Erickson through “theringfinders” website. In less than 5 minutes he found the ring (in a chunk of ice). We had spent hours searching for with no success.

  • Ted was so kind and helpful. I would recommend him to anyone!!!! (2019)


    Ted, I can’t believe what a blessing you were to me today. I’ve literally been losing sleep over not being able to find my ring. You came out on Valentine’s Day and foundry ring in such a short period of time I almost couldn’t believe it. Thank you so much for finding my most prized possession.

    Ted was so kind and helpful. I would recommend him to anyone!!!!