Welcome! Log In Create A New Profile

Advanced

Simplicity at its' finest . . . . .

February 24, 2019 02:45PM avatar
Quote
OregonGregg
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.


Hmmm. Now you have me OVERTHINKING again. cool smiley

???? (Utah)

XP Deus
MI6 Pinpointer
*************************
Minelab EQ800
White's MXT All Pro
Nokia FORS CoRe
Garrett ProPointer AT



Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 02/24/2019 02:52PM by Rich (Utah).
Subject Author Views Posted

A few questions for those running an XP Deus or ORX

Rich (Utah) 130 February 23, 2019 11:37PM

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

Kickindirt 112 February 24, 2019 01:25AM

Holding Hands with the Devil -

Rich (Utah) 95 February 24, 2019 11:53AM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil -

Kickindirt 100 February 24, 2019 04:31PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil -

NWCindy 103 February 24, 2019 02:30PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil -

Kickindirt 89 February 24, 2019 05:48PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil -

NWCindy 108 February 24, 2019 06:14PM

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

Monte 94 February 24, 2019 11:17PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil -

Kickindirt 90 February 24, 2019 06:27PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil -

NWCindy 91 February 24, 2019 06:32PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil -

OregonGregg 102 February 24, 2019 12:35PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil - GREGGthumbs down

Kickindirt 107 February 24, 2019 05:09PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil - GREGGthumbs down

NWCindy 100 February 24, 2019 05:13PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil - GREGGthumbs down

Rich (Utah) 100 February 24, 2019 10:00PM

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

Monte 87 February 24, 2019 11:35PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil -

NWCindy 91 February 24, 2019 03:46PM

Calabash (UT) ?? What?

Rich (Utah) 98 February 24, 2019 01:52PM

Re: Calabash (UT) ?? What?

OregonGregg 92 February 24, 2019 02:32PM

Re: Calabash (UT) ?? What?

Kickindirt 72 February 24, 2019 05:26PM

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

Monte 88 February 25, 2019 12:05AM

Re: Calabash (UT) ?? What?

OregonGregg 106 February 24, 2019 06:19PM

Simplicity at its' finest . . . . .

Rich (Utah) 106 February 24, 2019 02:45PM

Re: Holding Hands with the Devil -

Remfire 94 February 24, 2019 12:11PM

A detector too far . . . . .

Rich (Utah) 95 February 24, 2019 01:11PM



Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.

Click here to login

Online Users

Guests: 25
Record Number of Users: 13 on January 18, 2018
Record Number of Guests: 302 on March 10, 2018