Winners of the 2011 FMDAC Registration Early Bird Contests are: register for 2011

The winning Independent is:
 Ron Brooks, West Chester, PA 

The winning club is
 Superstition West Treasure Hunters of Mesa, AZ with 5 members

Ron and the 5 members of Superstition West Treasure Hunters will have their 2012 FMDAC membership paid by the FMDAC

Thank You
White's Electronics

for the Great Prize Donations for this Years convention!


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The Federation of Metal Detector and  Archaeological Clubs Inc. (FMDAC) was organized in 1984 as a legislative and educational organization.

FMDAC Mission

  • FMDAC was incorporated, as a non-profit, non-commercial, non-partisan organization.

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

  • FMDAC Purpose

  • To 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 Goal is to

  • Educate and inform the public as to the merits of recreational metal detecting.