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Interesting news, but not all good.

October 29, 2020 08:44AM avatar
The 5X8 is not that much smaller proportionately than the 6X11 Viper coil, however it might fit in, around and between some trash and brush to be helpful.

A larger size 8½X11 is probably not going to be that great a coil for most lobbyists. Plus it will be a little added weight out on the front end which can take a well-balanced detector and make it a bit more fatiguing

The bad news, is that we don't have good news about a small coil. We need something in 4½" to no more than 6" diameter, and preferably round. It would be nice to see a small Concentric coil, but even if it was a DD coil that would be fine as long as it performed well.

Monte

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Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 10/29/2020 09:25AM by Monte.
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2 new coils for the Apex

diggindeep 340 October 28, 2020 04:48PM

Interesting news, but not all good.

Monte 251 October 29, 2020 08:44AM

Matching Up to the Vanquish Offerings . . . .

UtahRich 245 October 29, 2020 08:14PM

Re: Interesting news, but not all good.

EL NINO 209 October 29, 2020 03:33PM

Re: 2 new coils for the Apex

Timbertodd 226 October 28, 2020 05:03PM

good news

UtahRich 220 October 28, 2020 06:09PM

Re: 2 new coils for the Apex

D&P-OR 219 October 28, 2020 05:24PM

Re: 2 new coils for the Apex

Timbertodd 246 October 28, 2020 08:21PM



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