Garrett Metal Detectors 
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Empowering customers with better products, better technology and better information.

Tuesday, Oct. 25 Location Code
8:30am-12:15pm Press Club Room, 2nd floor TT/07
12:45pm-4:30pm Press Club Room, 2nd floor TT/13

See many examples of lean flow and practical uses of automation and testing equipment. This tour will include a look around the Garrett Museum before being shown around the production facilities. The full range of Garrett metal detectors are manufactured here under one roof, from initial concept and engineering design through to development, production and shipping worldwide.


Since 1964, Garrett Metal Detectors has been an industry leader in the world of treasure hunting, accessories and security metal detectors. Made in the USA, Garrett is known for its unparalleled customer satisfaction and commitment to building easy-to-use detectors. Garrett has set the bar with some of the world’s top selling products, such as the all-terrain AT PRO, featured on the hit TV show “Diggers.” These high performing metal detectors are designed to get you out in the field and finding treasure with results driven accuracy. Their continued success over the years have made metal detecting a popular outdoor hobby for all ages. As Garrett moves through the 21st century, the company has set goals to empower its customers with better products, better technology and better information.

Restrictions / Requirements

To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements.
Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.

  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)