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Re: Calabash (UT) ?? What?

February 24, 2019 02:32PM avatar
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Rich (Utah)
Another thing that brings additional OVERTHOUGHT on my part is all of the folks in Europe that are hunting sites with a millenia's worth of iron in them with the 9" coil and the new HF elliptical.
Rich (Utah)

I agree I think the XP is excellent in iron as well as some other machines, however, the Romans etc didn't have something that they finally invented 150 yrs ago or so.....tin cans and the rusted tin flakes that so densely litter many of these old ghost town sites.

If it was only iron ( nails bolts etc etc) it would actually be much easier to hunt, low disc & turn down iron audio volume or simply disc out the iron. Factor in the rusted tin flakes etc and it can become extremely frustrating at times. Sometimes a coil smaller than 9" helps to work thru that crap. I haven't seen a machine yet that can tackle the rusted tin flakes. I did hear that an E-Trac could handle the rusted tin fairly good, but the downside was that add the nails ( iron) in the mix and it was lights out.

I realize, and Monte has taught me, there is no perfect machine. I use the Nokta/Makros as I feel they do a pretty good job trying to tackle these kinds of sites. Now that I have an abundance of hours on these machines and have a really good feel, I like them and they work for me.

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A few questions for those running an XP Deus or ORX

Rich (Utah) 81 February 23, 2019 11:37PM

Re: A few questions for those running an XP Deus or ORX

Kickindirt 70 February 24, 2019 01:25AM

Holding Hands with the Devil -

Rich (Utah) 61 February 24, 2019 11:53AM

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Kickindirt 60 February 24, 2019 04:31PM

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Kickindirt 51 February 24, 2019 05:48PM

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NWCindy 67 February 24, 2019 06:14PM

Sorry, but "No, They Don't."

Monte 56 February 24, 2019 11:17PM

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Kickindirt 53 February 24, 2019 06:27PM

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NWCindy 56 February 24, 2019 06:32PM

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OregonGregg 65 February 24, 2019 12:35PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil - GREGGthumbs down

Kickindirt 69 February 24, 2019 05:09PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil - GREGGthumbs down

NWCindy 67 February 24, 2019 05:13PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil - GREGGthumbs down

Rich (Utah) 56 February 24, 2019 10:00PM

The White's V3i doesn't fit, either.

Monte 48 February 24, 2019 11:35PM

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NWCindy 54 February 24, 2019 03:46PM

Calabash (UT) ?? What?

Rich (Utah) 65 February 24, 2019 01:52PM

Re: Calabash (UT) ?? What?

OregonGregg 52 February 24, 2019 02:32PM

Re: Calabash (UT) ?? What?

Kickindirt 49 February 24, 2019 05:26PM

... i wont bash anyone elses favorite machines ...

Monte 50 February 25, 2019 12:05AM

Re: Calabash (UT) ?? What?

OregonGregg 59 February 24, 2019 06:19PM

Simplicity at its' finest . . . . .

Rich (Utah) 64 February 24, 2019 02:45PM

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Remfire 51 February 24, 2019 12:11PM

A detector too far . . . . .

Rich (Utah) 53 February 24, 2019 01:11PM



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