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My last couple of outings

September 05, 2020 01:30PM
First one is from a couple of weeks ago.
The cowboy looking figure below the blue lottery tag is a Hopalong Casidy pin from the 50's I think.


The second 2 pics are from today using the Vista X with the stock coil, gain at 20, threshold at 20, discrimination, just barely rejecting zinc pennies and the other at 40 with iron volume around 30.
With zincs discriminated out I was able to hit the wheatie's just fine. I did experiment some with the main disc at 40 and the second one just accepting nickles. As I heard a good low tone I would check it to see if I could come in nickle or above and sometimes it was a nickle and sometimes it was a square tab or a zinc.
the wheatie's were a good mix is D & S mint marks from 1948 - 1958 with the D's on the bottom of the 3rd pic. I also got a Canadian 1965 penny - my birth year.

Ooops, pictures are upside down.



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Dan'o 112 September 05, 2020 01:30PM

Congrats! Glad to hear you got out hunting with the Vista X.thumbs up N/T

Monte 47 September 06, 2020 09:14AM

Vista X time

UtahRich 64 September 05, 2020 11:30PM

Rich, I was also waiting to hear Dan's reply, but here are my observations.

Monte 64 September 06, 2020 11:03AM

Re: Vista X time

Dan'o 63 September 06, 2020 09:55AM

Thanks for the feedback. thumbs up N/T

UtahRich 44 September 06, 2020 07:51PM

Re: My last couple of outings

Kickindirt 63 September 05, 2020 04:14PM

Re: My last couple of outings

Timbertodd 57 September 05, 2020 04:14PM

Re: My last couple of outings

OregonGregg 54 September 05, 2020 04:09PM



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