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Audio and Zero and Me.

September 01, 2018 07:45AM avatar
Rich my hearing is worse now than it used to be, but I was still hearing impaired back in my CZ days, and the testing done at HAFB in '82 thru '86 had me unqualified or full-time civilian hire because they claimed I was deaf. So different hearing abilities can make a difference and due to that, the CZ-5, my favorite of the CZ series, wasn't much of a problem for me. I could handle the audio tone, but while it wasn't bad, I preferred some of my other detector's audio response over it.

I switched up my hunting between '0' and '1' but never experienced anything that marveled me about hunting in '0', and that was after reading about it and discussing the CZ's with a couple of fellows I knew a the old Los Banos facility.

By the way, I also preferred the 8" coil on the CZ's, and while I got good coin depth in uncluttered old grassy parks and courthouse squares, I still could usually match or better that using a different brand and model also using an 8" Concentric coil. There were/are a few things I like about the CZ-5, but enough things I don't like, including weight and balance, that keep me quite satisfied with all of my current Nokta and White's products.

Monte

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Subject Author Views Posted

cz 3d

jmaryt 431 August 30, 2018 09:04PM

The CZ-3D series detectors.

UtahRich 278 August 31, 2018 06:48PM

Re: The CZ-3D series detectors.

jmaryt 309 August 31, 2018 08:21PM

A little CZ follow up.

UtahRich 260 August 31, 2018 09:13PM

Audio and Zero and Me.

Monte 330 September 01, 2018 07:45AM

Re: A little CZ follow up.

jmaryt 307 September 01, 2018 01:29AM

Just to clarify.

UtahRich 280 September 01, 2018 10:03PM

Yep, I agree: .. "The 0 discrimination setting made little difference." N/T

Monte 280 September 01, 2018 11:26PM

Re: cz 3d

WM6 312 August 31, 2018 09:32AM

Good report from someone who is in the "I like it." category.

Monte 287 August 31, 2018 04:38PM

The Fisher CZ-3D? You asked, but you might not like my biased reply.

Monte 371 August 31, 2018 08:36AM

Re: The Fisher CZ-3D? You asked, but you might not like my biased reply.

jmaryt 307 August 31, 2018 01:55PM

Re: The Fisher CZ-3D? You asked, but you might not like my biased reply.

WM6 460 September 01, 2018 07:32AM

Development of The Fisher CZ-3D

UtahRich 292 September 01, 2018 11:22PM

Re: Development of The Fisher CZ-3D

WM6 245 September 02, 2018 02:52AM

2:34 AM .. Just finished re-reading that 6 page report.

Monte 269 September 02, 2018 02:43AM

Re: The Fisher CZ-3D? You asked, but you might not like my biased reply.

jmaryt 237 September 01, 2018 12:46PM

Re: The Fisher CZ-3D? You asked, but you might not like my biased reply.

WM6 248 September 01, 2018 01:32PM

Re: The Fisher CZ-3D? You asked, but you might not like my biased reply.

jmaryt 262 September 01, 2018 07:26PM

Re: The Fisher CZ-3D? You asked, but you might not like my biased reply.

Druid 207 December 16, 2018 05:16PM

Yep, best of the CZ bunch was the CZ-5.

Monte 196 December 16, 2018 05:46PM

Of all the Fishers (CZ5,1236X2, 1266) that I have owned, I liked the 1266 the bestthumbs up

Hombre 242 December 17, 2018 12:33PM



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