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Re: Back to you, George.

February 22, 2020 10:12AM
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Monte
I disagree on using the internal winding measurements. It is just common-sense to rely on the outside physical shape so you can better tell how it might fit in and around places you search, and can easily compare with other offered search coils.

I contend that you would want to know both. I understand you are concerned with the overall physical size, since you poke around in all sorts of weird places smiling bouncing smiley

I'm interested in the actual coil dimensions. You could put a 4" coil into an 11" housing. If you bought it based on the 11" outer dimension, you would not be getting what you wanted, nor would it behave as you expected.


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Monte
And you're only referring to the measurement of the Tx winding. What about the Rx winded size? that's equally important.

True enough. But at least in the concentric the field is determined by outer dim. of the Tx coil, which is usually on the outside. I'd like to know all the details, if possible. Knowing how certain coils and dimensions react, it would be possible to make an informed choice when buying various coils.

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Monte
And even better, the weather is improving and in 1-2 weeks we ought to be able to get into 'Rippville' for some old townsite hunting. Gregg & I will check out the conditions and let you know. We can do some compassion testing when we meet up there, too.
Monte

Yes, I'm looking forward to that.
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Updated test results, AT Gold added Attachments

glabelle 307 February 19, 2020 11:49AM

Stacked silver dollar results

glabelle 118 February 26, 2020 09:01AM

Good information. Were the Silver Dollars all

Monte 122 February 26, 2020 05:33PM

Re: Good information. Were the Silver Dollars all

glabelle 110 February 26, 2020 06:02PM

I haven't tried the AT Gold w/4½" Concentric coil.

Monte 125 February 21, 2020 08:45AM

I updated my above post and withdrew the money offer. N/T

Monte 108 February 22, 2020 04:46AM

Re: I haven't tried the AT Gold w/4½" Concentric coil.

glabelle 104 February 21, 2020 05:43PM

George, I'll give some short replies.

Monte 111 February 22, 2020 04:37AM

Re: George, I'll give some short replies.

glabelle 111 February 22, 2020 08:08AM

Back to you, George.

Monte 111 February 22, 2020 09:33AM

Re: Back to you, George.

glabelle 105 February 22, 2020 10:12AM

George, 'Rippville' is huntable!!

Monte 107 February 22, 2020 07:45PM

Re: George, 'Rippville' is huntable!!

glabelle 101 February 22, 2020 07:50PM

Yes, we get to control our time .... sometimes ....

Monte 104 February 22, 2020 08:43PM

Re: Updated test results, AT Gold added

OregonGregg 118 February 19, 2020 04:07PM

Re: Updated test results, AT Gold added

diggindeep 113 February 19, 2020 04:04PM



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