Wetsuit gloves for detecting

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Wetsuit gloves for detecting

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Hi all I just wondered if anyone else uses wetsuit gloves for detecting? I bought a wetsuit a while ago from some1 and it came with some gloves, when I last went out I couldn't find my usual digging pair so I used them and wow is all I can say, they were fantastic, I was able to have full use of my hands as they were skin tight and i was able to dig away in gravely soil with my hands without even feeling it, they also kept my hands dry and clean in the muddy patches
I would highly recommend to anyone who hasn't tried
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I use them all the time in winter

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Think il stick with em all year round
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I'm sure they are but gosh it could get very expensive unless they last a long time. Are they hard wearing. I use the tight builders gloves with a waterproof coating on the palm and fingers. They are less than £2 a pair and last ages. However if these lasted months they would be a very attractive option in winter ;'h
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I did but the fingers always wear away..
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Oxgirl36 wrote:I'm sure they are but gosh it could get very expensive unless they last a long time. Are they hard wearing. I use the tight builders gloves with a waterproof coating on the palm and fingers. They are less than £2 a pair and last ages. However if these lasted months they would be a very attractive option in winter ;'h
I was using gardening gloves as well with a pair of latex under but I found after using these they seem to be hard wearing and super comfortable so il se how long they last and since there pin a familiar site for less than a tenna who can complain
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One day Rodney we'll be millionaires...
X-TERRA 705 + GPP
Best finds to date:
Bronze Age chisel
Silver propelling pencil seal
1 silver ring
1 lizy hammy
41 silver coins
7 bronze rings
1 Queen Anne coin
4 William 3 silver coin
William 3 silver love token

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