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Am I missing Something

November 24, 2020 06:55PM
I use YouTube to research different detectors and their operation. Recently I came across one with the Apex and the new Ripper coil. The guys swing speed was so fast it looked more like he was trying to kill a snake with a weed whacker. I tend to use a moderate to slow/moderate swing speed and have been happy with my results.. Very similar to how I would use my Tesoro Bandido 2 MM. I do not swing my XLT as fast as he was swinging the Apex. Am I sacrificing any depth here? I recently watched a video where the gentleman was demonstrating his displeasure with his Simplex and new 8" coil. I was stunned at how fast he was swinging it. I thought good lord my shoulders would never last at that rate. I think part of his chatter/falsing issue with the coil was the fact you could pass a grapefruit between the shaft and coil cable with room to spare. What is your optimum sweep speed for good performance?

Garrett Apex, Nokta Simplex, Tesoro Bandido 2 Micro Max, Garrett Carrot
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Am I missing Something

Timbertodd 147 November 24, 2020 06:55PM

Re: Am I missing Something

zincoln 96 November 24, 2020 09:40PM

Re: Am I missing Something

Timbertodd 92 November 24, 2020 10:05PM

No, you're not missing anything. You're just witnessing things I've watched for over 50 years.

Monte 114 November 24, 2020 08:13PM

Missing Something -

UtahRich 110 November 24, 2020 08:08PM

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Timbertodd 99 November 24, 2020 09:18PM

Just a short reply.eye popping smiley

Monte 112 November 24, 2020 09:37PM

Re: Just a short reply.eye popping smiley

Timbertodd 95 November 24, 2020 10:08PM



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