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Most recent answer: 10/28/2012
Q:
my daughter just got engaged in a field of flowers in Oklahoma.After saying yes and putting on the engagement ring my 5 yr old grand daughter was to put the wedding ring back in the box and take it to the truck...she dropped it and now cant find it! PLEASE...ANY SUGGESTIONS???????
- Vikie (age 50)
Lincoln,NE USA
A:
Yes, you can rent a metal detector. This is a hand-held device that looks a bit like a weed-whacker. You walk back and forth holding it. It detects nearby metal via electromagnetic eddy currents.
It'll take some patience, but you should get that ring.

Mike W.

(published on 10/28/2012)

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