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Metal detecting service that will make you Smile!

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)

”Ring Finders”

If you haven’t lost a gold wedding band or a diamond engagement ring you wouldn’t understand the heartbreak one feels.

Everyone’s jewellery has an emotional story attached to it and the story ends when they lose it.

I have helped continue many stories for people over the years; I’m the Finder Guy… A man with a metal detector and over 35 years of experience helping people find what they have lost.

I work on a reward bases and 15% of all money made by Finders goes to Children’s Hospital. Last year I was just shy of donating $700.

If you have lost something and want it back call me ASAP and I will find it for you!

Below are videos, stories & pictures of some of the discoveries I have made for people. I hope you enjoy this blog site.

I love my job!

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Video/Lost my Diamond Rings in the Snow…Help!!!

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)

Well Vancouver sure got lots of snow this winter and it stuck around for a while. Its March and we are still getting that white stuff, cold winter for us!

That being said I was able to help find a few rings that were lost in the snow this year and this video is about a lady that lost both diamond rings while she was shoveling her mothers driveway.

When she realized that she had lost her rings panic set in… After hours of searching and no luck she had to break the news to her husband.

You can read the full story on this blog site under…Lost my rings in the snow!Surrey BC

I love my job!

If you have lost something of sentimental value please call me and I will do my best to find it for you!

Thanks for watching the video.

Make sure to click on the HQ tab on the bottom right of the video to watch in ”Hi Quality”

Diamond in the Snow/New Westminster/Video

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)

This video is about a ring that was lost in New Westminster, It took me four visits out to the area to find it. I had to wait for the snow to melt to get close enough to receive a signal with my metal detector.

I think after the third time out and not finding the ring she gave up on the idea of ever getting it back, but that didn’t stop me from going back to search for the ring.

My fourth time out I got the signal and found her diamond ring… I went to her work to drop it off and she didn’t know I had found it.

The story is on my blog site with a picture of the ring… Its called ”Diamond in the Snow…New Westminster

I love my job!

If you have lost something of sentimental value please call me and I will do my best to find it for you!

Thanks for watching the video.

Make sure to click on the HQ tab on the bottom right of the video to watch in ”Hi Quality”

Video…Roadside gold wedding band found…South Surrey

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)

Here is video about a ring I recently found on the side of the road in South Surrey for a man who threw an apple cord out of his truck while driving home in the early morning.You can see the blog about this ring here on my blog site.
I met up with him and I had a ring with string tied to it, I had him drive towards the area as he knew where it was lost because he found the apple core the next day in the ditch. I told him to throw the ring out of the truck like he did on that night.

The second test throw the ring landed very close to where I found his ring… A little re-enact sometimes helps! The string tied to the ring is so I can see where the ring lands… This man spent over 5 hours searching for his ring, I found it in a 1/2 hour.

I love my job!Make sure to click on the HQ tab at the bottom right corner of the video to watch in High Quality…

Thanks for reading my stories and enjoy the video!

Reporters ring found after 12 years/North Vancouver/Deep Cove

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)

Here’s a story about a story… The Province Newspaper here in Vancouver was doing a story on my service ”Finders” and the reporter who was doing the story told me about the time he’d lost his gold wedding band in his backyard.

He goes on to tell me that he lost it 12 years ago, he search the area at the time that he lost the ring but couldn’t find it.

I said to him… We’ll start the story by finding your ring! He smiled and said no chance, he told me that he had landscaped the backyard a few times over the years and more then likely it was hauled out with the leaves and dirt.

But that didn’t stop me as I enjoy a challenge, I started late that day in his back yard and he was taking some pictures while I was searching. It was getting dark and I’d spent a couple of hours but didn’t find the ring, he thanked me for trying and I told him I’d be back in the morning.

I picked up where I left off and as I was getting close to completing my grid search of the back yard I received a faint signal that was close to a small tree in his garden.

I started to dig down in the soft dirt and about 8 inches down I could see the color of gold in the hole, I pulled out his lost gold ring and I have to say I had a big smile on my face! The total hours spent on this search was 3 1/2.

I called over to his work place and left a message with the receptionist that I was coming down to give him the ring that I found for him. She was excited as she heard about the search and I think no one believed I’d find it after so many years.

We met up and I took his picture for my ”Book of Smiles” and needless to say the whole story he did on ”Finders” was about me finding his ring!

You can read the story on my website under the ”News” Tab and click on the story… Well, Chris sure found my ring!

I love my job!

Thanks for reading my stories.

Diamond & Ruby Ring lost at Bowen Island

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)

This lady in this picture lost her beautiful ruby & diamond ring in the mud and water while walking on a wooden dock along side a lake at Bowen Island. I took the ferry and met her on the Island the next day and she showed me the area the ring fell off into the mud.

This was a tough search as it was deep and thick mud, my only hope was that the ring didn’t make its way down to the bottom. I started my search by lying on the dock at the edge and slowly moving the loop of my metal detector left and right and sliding down the dock inches at a time.

I was hoping to get a signal but it wasn’t looking good as the area I was searching was not the area she thought she lost it at as I worked my way down the dock on my mud grid search.

I had to push hard to get my loop further down then reach my arm down to my loop to make it flat then search, then after 30 minutes I heard the sound I was hoping to hear… I put my scoop down into the mud and after the thirdattempt I was looking at her very muddy ruby ring!

After washing it and giving it back to her, well the smile tells the story!

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Tiffany White Gold Wedding Band Lost! Kits Beach Vancouver

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)

This story is about a man who lost his white gold wedding band at Kits Beach in Vancouver on a sunny summers day.

He was in the water cooling off when he realized that his ring was gone, he wasn’t sure of the exact location but he did give me an area that was workable, but it would take some time to find.

I talked to young man over the phone and he gave me the area that he believed the ring was in and because I’ve hunted that area so many times in the past it wasn’t important that he be there.

I showed up at low tide the next morning around 5 am and started my search of the area, I didn’t receive many signals which makes the search easier and it took me only 30 minutes to find his ring.

I was excited to call and tell him the good news, he was on his way to the beach the second I called him to pick up his ring.

When he arrive I gave him his ring and for some reason he didn’t think it was his, he look at it for a while then put it on and it fit him, but he remembered that there was an inscription inside and this one didn’t have one…?

I said cool two white gold rings in the same area, I’ll find yours next and I started to search. Within 30 minutes I found his 18k white gold Tiffany wedding band.

He was very pleased and gave me a nice reward and I left the beach with a 14k white gold ring that needed to find its owner and it did only weeks later…

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One of a kind silver ring lost at Spanish Banks Beach Vancouver…Found

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)

A few summers back I received a call from a young lady who lost a silver ring. I don’t get many calls to find silver rings but the lady told me that it was a one of a kind ring that she bought at a studio in Los Angeles.

It meant the world to her! I was on my way to Spanish Banks Beach in Vancouver to do a ring search at 10:15 pm.

When I showed up at the beach I was greeted by two young ladies and they took me to the spot they believed the ring was lost.

I started my grid search and it was stop and go as I received lots of signals on my metal detector in the area of the beach the ring was believed to be lost.

It took 15 minutes until I got the silver signal I was waiting for and out of the sand and into my scoop came the silver ring the lady had lost.

She like most was very excited and happy that I found the ring, it helps when people are sure of the area it was lost in as I will continue to search until I find it.

I love my job!


Search and we will Find

Family Heirloom Lost at Kits Beach…Found

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)


Family heirloom lost at Kits Beach two Summers ago, Found in 10 seconds, 22k gold heart shape pendent that fell off a chain into the sand.

I was shown the area that they believed the pendent was lost at and it was a quick find. The young man told me that it was his friends pendent and he had to go, so he stayed until I arrive to show me the area.

He also told me that his friend said the pendent was in their family for many, many years… And now it will be in the family for many years to come!

I love my job!

Search and we will Find

Lost my gold wedding band by a log at Kits Beach… Help!

  • from Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)

I get call one evening a few summers ago and this man tells me that he and his wife were enjoying a beautiful day at Kits Beach in Vancouver. Before he went into the water he took his ring off and put it on his towel as he was afraid he might lose it while he was in the ocean.

After his swim he came back to his towel and had a nap, when he awoke he and his wife got ready to head home to Maple Ridge which was a good hour plus drive from the beach.

Half way home he notices his ring isn’t on his finger… Then he remembers that he took it off and put it on the towel, when he got up to head home he picked up the towel and the ring must of fell into the sand.

He drives back to the beach and searches around the log that they were sitting by and after an hour he gives up. As he was heading back to the car he sees a lifeguard and decides to ask if anyone found his ring.

The lifeguard said no but call this guy and hands him a flyer. Heading home he decides he has nothing to lose so he calls the number and he tells me where he was on the beach when he lost his ring.

I get to the beach and find the log he described to me over the phone, I start up my metal detector and the first signal is his ring. A couple sitting by a log beside me where in shock as no more the 10 seconds I find a gold ring. I wonder if they bought a metal detector the next day?

He did the right thing by calling that day as someone would have found that ring that night as everyone who treasure hunts checks the logs as that’s where everyone sits.

I had a search the next day near Maple Ridge so I dropped off the ring to its happy owner…

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