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Joel, don't be too quick to challenge my appreciation of the ORX ....

June 13, 2021 06:26PM avatar
I happen to like the XP ORX, and I did put in quite a bit of time evaluating that model and using it in several old sites I enjoy hunting.

It is a simple and easy to use detector without a lot of nonsensical adjustments which I happen to like, which also made it easy to learn and use, and therefore to know and understand. I determined the two favorite modes to save for my uses with the operating frequency that provided the performance I needed for each of those modes.

I used three different search coils and my personal preference is the 5X9.5 HF DD coil for both Urban coin hunting as well as hunting the old Relic Hunting sites I have long enjoyed.

I speak favorably of the ORX to a lot of people and encourage them to consider it based upon what they are shopping for. As for me and my preferences, I really struggled to trade that package off to Hombre and actually kind of started to miss it before it even reached the post office. I like the compactness, I like the lightweight design, I find it very comfortable to use the field. I enjoyed the control housing in the XP wrist or arm holder. I like the MI6 pinpointer and ability to hear it in the headphones.

I learned the detector I like the detector and I enjoyed the design Simplicity and performance field. However, due to increasing Health limitations I needed to work at trimming my detector Arsenal down for mainly coin hunting Urban locations and only periodic Relic hunting. I really like it, I miss it, I would not mind acquiring another one if my health improved, however it isn't. And I think OregonGregg possibly come to like it if he gets past the multi-component charging requirement. Like you, I will be glad to help him with that model all I possibly can.

Now, with all that said, I wish the best to him in learning a truly decent detector that I do like. I just had to make some total detector outfit adjustments for my wants and needs.

Monte

"Your EYES ... the only 100% accurate form of Discrimination!"

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Kickindirt 449 June 12, 2021 12:12PM

Oh why oh why do I do these things

OregonGregg 254 June 14, 2021 01:18PM

Re: Oh why oh why do I do these things

Kickindirt 245 June 14, 2021 05:03PM

Gregg-----I sent you an email.---------Del N/T

D&P-OR 209 June 14, 2021 01:50PM

Re: Oh why oh why do I do these things

NWCindy 252 June 14, 2021 01:35PM

I held out as long as I could......

OregonGregg 260 June 13, 2021 11:44AM

Re: I held out as long as I could......

Timbertodd 239 June 13, 2021 12:23PM

Things **happen** every day, but quite often ....

Monte 269 June 13, 2021 09:20AM

Re: Things **happen** every day, but quite often ....

Kickindirt 295 June 13, 2021 01:54PM

Joel, don't be too quick to challenge my appreciation of the ORX ....

Monte 314 June 13, 2021 06:26PM

Re: Joel, don't be too quick to challenge my appreciation of the ORX ....

Kickindirt 240 June 13, 2021 08:50PM

Sounds to me like you're "eating some crow" Monte! (getting rid of the ORX)winking smiley N/T

D&P-OR 211 June 13, 2021 08:01PM

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OregonGregg 252 June 13, 2021 02:00PM

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Kickindirt 395 June 13, 2021 05:12PM

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D&P-OR 271 June 13, 2021 10:58AM

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Timbertodd 255 June 12, 2021 05:58PM

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Kickindirt 244 June 12, 2021 07:10PM

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D&P-OR 237 June 12, 2021 07:38PM

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Kickindirt 228 June 12, 2021 08:30PM

THA PREZ "TOOKTHA BAIT"?????

D&P-OR 233 June 12, 2021 02:37PM

Re: THA PREZ "TOOKTHA BAIT"?????

Kickindirt 228 June 12, 2021 05:29PM



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