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Day #16.. Worked some dirt & #17.. Medical & Instruction.

July 17, 2019 10:13PM avatar
There was a little left over dirt to work where the city town finished some in-street work, and I used the Tesoro Bandido II µMAX as it was a small area available. Only 5 coins: 2-Pennies, 1-Dime and 2-Quarters, but none very exciting. Today, #17, I had some ultra-sounds done then a consultation with a doctor about my kidneys as well as the blood clots I now have in my right leg. A long day, hot again, and a long drive home and a little worn out.

I took time to reassemble my two FORS CoRe and FORS Relic devices with the customized rods my oldest son did for me. Now Monte Jr. got them shorter so they can better fit a shorter person. I used to stand 6' but my bad back has me hunkered over a bit and I have two friends who came naturally shorter than me. At their natural shortest rod adjustment they were just right for me, but still too long for them to have a comfortable fit and balance for shorter stature folks.. I'm sure they will want their units shortened up when they see and feel mine, and, for me, I can now shorten them up to better fit on my back seat, or for a friend they will easier fit his zippered detector bag.

Then, since it stayed clear, sunny and warm this evening, I worked with a friend who had a couple of detectors he just acquired that he didn't understand ... mainly because they worked "differently" and he's new to this great hobby. Besides, I was tired from the day and it let me relax with him on my deck with some demonstrations in the yard. So, nothing to show for the day, but it looks like I'll get two or three days to start early when it's comfortable, and I'll be taking the XP ORX w/5X9½ DD and Teknetics Omega 8000 w/7" Concentric for the next week or so.


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Detectors: Fisher F5; Garrett Apex; Minelab Vanquish 540; Nokta / Makro FORS CoRe, FORS Relic & Simplex +;
Teknetics T2+; Tesoro Bandido II µMAX & Silver Sabre µMAX; White's XLT
Pinpointers: Pulse-Dive -- ProPointer AT .. Headphones: 'Hornet' & 'Wasp' -- MS-3 Z-Lynk -- ML-80 -- N/M Green Edition
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*** All working well today to make memories for tomorrow. ***
Subject Author Views Posted

Just a Day #2 update.

Monte 422 July 02, 2019 08:36PM

Last 5 days, with #29 doing 'quick hits' for pocket drops.

Monte 265 July 31, 2019 03:12PM

Last 5 Day - 'quick hits' for pocket drops.

UtahRich 246 August 01, 2019 06:23PM

Thanks for the comments, Rich.

Monte 292 August 02, 2019 04:23PM

New Opportunities -

UtahRich 254 August 02, 2019 06:58PM

New worksite and search site locations.

Monte 243 August 03, 2019 03:00AM

Re: New Opportunities -

jmaryt 246 August 02, 2019 11:00PM


UtahRich 257 August 05, 2019 09:46PM

Re: Opportunities

jmaryt 255 August 06, 2019 09:29AM


UtahRich 259 August 09, 2019 12:00AM

Days #18 thru #26 .. Too hot, too busy, or just unlucky.sad smiley

Monte 316 July 27, 2019 08:12AM

Very Hot and Dry here as well. N/T

UtahRich 290 July 29, 2019 08:13PM

Re: Days #18 thru #26 .. Too hot, too busy, or just unlucky.sad smiley

desertsmith 299 July 28, 2019 08:14AM

Day #16.. Worked some dirt & #17.. Medical & Instruction.

Monte 288 July 17, 2019 10:13PM

Day #13.. 100° & unpleasant --- Day #14.. Silver!smiling bouncing smiley --- Day #15.. Sicksad smiley.

Monte 304 July 16, 2019 04:34PM

Day #10, #11 and yesterday #12.

Monte 298 July 13, 2019 10:43AM

Day #6, #7, #8 and today's Results ..

Monte 285 July 09, 2019 07:41PM

Win / Win - cool smiley

UtahRich 267 July 09, 2019 09:00PM

Re: Win / Win - cool smiley

OregonGregg 249 July 10, 2019 06:27AM

Re: Win / Win - cool smiley

NWCindy 280 July 11, 2019 02:13PM

Try it, You'll Like it. cool smiley N/T

UtahRich 253 July 10, 2019 09:54PM

Day #4 & #5 Results.

Monte 295 July 08, 2019 07:49AM

Day #3 Results.

Monte 313 July 04, 2019 10:35AM

Re: Day #3 Results.

Kraemer 273 July 08, 2019 03:23PM

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