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September 06, 2019 03:17AM avatar
Here's the NOAA report for Vale, Oregon yesterday: 05 Sep 5:53 pm 101° w/49° (dewpoint) 17% (humidity) ENE 6 (wind)

It was forecast to get to about 96° which was about twelve degrees above normal, and very unwelcome. Today should be the start of a three-day change to move us into a 'normal' range and it should start the shift into FALL weather. Much better for detecting, to be sure.

Let us know how your new-to-you Tesoro's perform. Personally, I don't get all wrapped up in the 'depth' discussions because it has really been overblown the past several years. Most detectors are used for Coin Hunting and searches for comparably-sized targets, such as rings, tokens, etc. As we've learned over the decades of this activity, those targets are usually not going to be very deep and what we need if very good 'functional' depth. I have been enjoying that from Tesoro models for over 36 years now, and the Pantera's I've owned all served my needs very well.

By the way, I bought my first personal Pantera on a visit at Rusty's home in June of '94. I was still doing more Coin Hunting back then and enjoyed that Pantera, mainly w/7" Concentric coil. I hope you get pleasant weather to spend some enjoyable time with yours.


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Subject Author Views Posted

Picked up a Pantera and Diablo microMax!

Kraemer 296 September 03, 2019 05:24PM

Pantera and Diablo microMax!

UtahRich 214 September 07, 2019 06:36PM

Knowing Rusty, I am certain your package contents were very impressive.

Monte 197 September 04, 2019 08:31PM

Re: Knowing Rusty, I am certain your package contents were very impressive.

Harold,ILL. 183 September 05, 2019 06:24AM

You maybe right Harold

Kraemer 218 September 05, 2019 07:13AM

You're not alone in the weird weather world.

Monte 213 September 06, 2019 03:17AM

Re: You maybe right Harold

Harold,ILL. 208 September 05, 2019 07:21AM

Air testing

Kraemer 180 September 05, 2019 08:09AM

I did an airiest with my Pantera...

Hombre 213 September 07, 2019 04:53PM

Re: Air testing

Harold,ILL. 174 September 05, 2019 10:53AM

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