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ATTENTION News Affectiong the Hobby: Everyones help needed for proposed Savannah archaeological ordinance. Refer to the November Newsgram for info.

The Federation of Metal Detector and Archaeological Clubs Inc. (FMDAC) was organized in 1984 as a legislative and educational organization and incorporated, as a non-profit, non-commercial, non-partisan organization.

FMDAC's MissionThe FMDAC is dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and protection for the hobby of recreational metal detecting and prospecting.

FMDAC's PurposeTo unite, promote and encourage the establishment of metal detecting clubs.  To preserve the sport / hobby of recreational metal detecting and prospecting.  To make available to FMDAC clubs and Independent members information pertaining to the hobby and to keep members informed as to active legislation.

FMDAC's Goal is to Educate and inform the public as to the merits of recreational metal detecting.

The FMDAC is now on Facebook - follow us for up-to-date information and news!

These businesses helped sponsor our gathering in Gettysburg October 2017 by donating merchandise. Please show them your gratitude by clicking on their links.

White Electronics
Garrett Electronics
American Digger Magazine
Fisher Lab