Big John manufactures Metal Detecting Gear, Tools and Gear which they distribute throughout South Africa and the rest of the world.
Their aftermarket metal detecting accessories are designed with the metal detectorist in mind to assist in recovering finds in a more efficient and faster way. Leaving more time to detect and less time digging.
The Big John Metal Detecting Sand Scoops are built super strong with a full round scoop perforated with 8mm round holes to make for easy draining. These sand scoops eat through the sand making them perfect for detecting in the surf or on the beach. Made from 304-grade stainless steel these sand scoops will outlast you.
The Big John Relic Spade makes easy work of cutting through grass and roots. The long triangular shape of the spade blade enables you to cut out neat plugs when unearthing your target so that you do not cause unnecessary damage to grounds you are detecting on. Made from 304 grade stainless steel, the Big John Relic Spade can also be used on the beach without fear of rusting.
The Big John Hand Digger enables you to neatly extract shallow targets. The serrated edges make for easy work when digging through grass or roots. The Big John Hand Digger is a must have tool for every avid detectorist.
Magnet Fishing has started to take of as a hobby in South Africa and Big John offer a range of Fishing Magnets for this purpose. The heavy duty Big John Fishing Magnet 800kg is by far the strongest in South Africa. This is followed by the 400kg and 130kg Big John Fishing Magnet. The latter being popular as it is lightweight and can be carried in your backpack so you can take it along with you on your next adventure.