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Re: Andrew, just to clear up the Apex and video discussion.

September 03, 2020 08:54AM
Thanks for the clarification Monte.

I'm interested in knowing what your GB number is in Oregon. I'm at 92 and wondering if the quirky things I'm seeing with the Apex park hunting are due to the high mineraliztion. Did a 1 hour park hunt last night in a pretty nail ridden section and also moved to a cleaner area but still saw some of the same issues. Could also be EMI so might not be the ground at all. Running the Apex sensitivity 2 bars from the top. While hunting along in coin mode iron audio off in MF I'm getting all sorts of high tones and pops. Shallow coins are easy to discern but numbers are all over the place on anything more than a few inches deep. When I switch to Zero mode obviously I'm now hearing a lot of iron tones mixed with high tones and pops in the nail ridden area but this continues to some extent in the clean areas as well. Yes it could be iron falsing, but if it is it's worse than any other metal detector I've owned. I noticed this to some extent while I was using it at home but it's worse at the park. The park is however right close to the mountains.

Watched a video on YouTube last night with someone who was experiencing the same thing in a park he was hunting. So I'm interested in hearing your experience with the Apex so far. I didn't try single frequency last night but probably should have. I'll try to get back out tonight and give it another go.

Andrew

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Embarrassing Apex Question

Timbertodd 77 September 01, 2020 04:25PM

How about an Apex Iron Audio and Iron Volume answer?

Monte 78 September 01, 2020 08:28PM

Re: How about an Apex Iron Audio and Iron Volume answer?

Timbertodd 52 September 02, 2020 03:43PM

Read my post above and here are two videos to help understand.

Monte 76 September 01, 2020 10:26PM

Re: Read my post above and here are two videos to help understand.

diggindeep 62 September 02, 2020 10:33AM

Andrew, just to clear up the Apex and video discussion.

Monte 55 September 03, 2020 06:37AM

Re: Andrew, just to clear up the Apex and video discussion.

diggindeep 43 September 03, 2020 08:54AM

Re: Read my post above and here are two videos to help understand.

EL NINO 53 September 02, 2020 03:15PM

Re: Read my post above and here are two videos to help understand.

OregonGregg 62 September 02, 2020 04:56AM

Should be some rusty tin down there, and I'll bring the NB.

Monte 61 September 02, 2020 06:49AM

Re: Embarrassing Apex Question

Timbertodd 54 September 01, 2020 06:32PM

Re: Embarrassing Apex Question

diggindeep 53 September 01, 2020 05:54PM

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Timbertodd 55 September 01, 2020 06:27PM



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