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Rich (Utah), I have to agree about the CZ series.

April 08, 2019 09:30AM avatar
I had a CZ6 converted to a 6a, and other CZ models to include the 3D and 70 and 70A, but my favorite of that series was the CZ-5. I owned a few off-and-on for several years and they were a very solidly-built detector. Very durable, and they could Pinpoint quite well with their standard 8" Concentric coil. They got decent depth for Coin Hunting old grassy parks and private yards, and for those reasons the CZ-5 appealed to me.

However, I mainly search dense iron contaminated sites and they didn't do as well in handling iron as I liked, and as my back and other health issues got worse, the CZ's top-heavy weight and balance became less pleasant. I was using other makes and models, as I generally do, and I found the CZ was seeing less and less use so I let the last one go a number of years ago and don't miss it today.

The 'modern' F44 isn't in the same class, but it also has several plus points over the CZ's for the casual urban Coin Hunting tasks I grab it for and I'm fine with that.

Monte

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Subject Author Views Posted

Fisher anyone?

NWCindy 731 April 04, 2019 04:32PM

Re: Fisher anyone?

Cal_Cobra 374 June 01, 2019 10:57AM

Not currently.

UtahRich 402 April 08, 2019 08:30AM

Re: Not currently.

NWCindy 413 April 08, 2019 09:45PM

Rich (Utah), I have to agree about the CZ series.

Monte 475 April 08, 2019 09:30AM

Fisher-brand specifically? Yes, I have two of them.

Monte 484 April 07, 2019 11:27AM

Good comments thank you N/T

NWCindy 323 April 07, 2019 12:48PM

Re: Probably a question to ask on the Fisher & Teknetics Metal Detector Forum.

NWCindy 440 April 06, 2019 11:32AM

Re: Probably a question to ask on the Fisher & Teknetics Metal Detector Forum.

glabelle 444 April 06, 2019 11:47AM

Re: Probably a question to ask on the Fisher & Teknetics Metal Detector Forum.

NWCindy 457 April 06, 2019 02:25PM

Re: Probably a question to ask on the Fisher & Teknetics Metal Detector Forum.

NWCindy 417 April 06, 2019 02:23PM

Joel text , said go with eq 800 instead, all good N/T

NWCindy 347 April 05, 2019 11:09PM



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