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Joel, you are now an official 50%'er.smileys with diet Dr. Pepper float

April 16, 2020 11:45PM avatar
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Kickindirt
I finally snagged me one. Also know a guy that had a extra little sniper coil too.

I know some folks who have a Nokta CoRe and they are quite content and, for them, don't feel a need to add a Nokta Relic. But I also know of two people who have very good success with their Relic and have passed on picking up a CoRe. Either way, both models offer a lot of performance potential and, I admit, they do feel identical and both work wonders in very dense ferrous debris.

I have tried to explain to them in some discussions we've had about the merits of the few different features they have, and especially about an 'edge' one might have over the other simply due to their operating frequencies. The CoRe operates at 15 kHz while the Relic is at 19 kHz and most people just don't comprehend there would be much difference between them with that 4 kHz difference. Well, I spent a year using my FORS CoRe and learned it well and trusted it a lot and then received the FORS Relic prototype. Although I had put in some time with their other 19 kHz FORS Gold Plus, it was similar but lacked some modes and features of the Relic.

I immediately bonded with the Relic. I liked what it offered with things like the Iron Audio Volume and the Deep Mode, plus it has the Ferrous / Non-Ferrous break-point at '20' to spread out the Non-Ferrous numeric VDI range. Similar yet different from each other. It's like having a Nokta / Makro Impact, Multi-Kruzer or Anfibio Multi which all default turn-on at 14 kHz but allow the user to select either a 19 kHz or 20 kHz higher frequency. Or maybe an XP user with a Deus or ORX that also offer some slight-difference Frequency changes. A savvy, avid user will be able to learn and take advantage of the model selections or, as in my case, simply grab either a CoRe or Relic to have a similar yet different detector in their hand.

If you've followed some recent posts I have suggested that, out of our Welcome-to-Hunt Outing group, there are three of us now so equipped with BOTH a Nokta CoRe and Relic. Me, OregonGregg and now Dan'o. I offered the suggestion that those who would like to join the fun can have a FORS CoRe Day and then a FORS Relic Day on the 12th WTHO this coming June. That would be the only detector we would use on those assigned days, and search coil choice would be optional.

And now you're going to have a FORS CoRe which makes you a 50%'er, since you don't also have a Relic, but you'd be welcome to join us in a FORS CoRe Day on the Outing. smiling smiley Who knows, you might come to enjoy the CoRe so much that you will make room in your own detector outfit to add another similar-looking detector down the road.eye rolling smiley

Monte

PS: That 'guy' you know who had the extra little 'OOR' DD coil just happens to be rather fond-of, and successful-with, his own CoRe and will be some serious competition if you ever go detecting with him.

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New Fors Core club member! Attachments

Dan'o 294 April 09, 2020 05:19PM

Re: New Fors Core club member! Looks like ill be joining the club

Kickindirt 207 April 16, 2020 05:33PM

Joel, you are now an official 50%'er.smileys with diet Dr. Pepper float

Monte 179 April 16, 2020 11:45PM

Re: Joel, you are now an official 50%'er.smileys with diet Dr. Pepper float

Kickindirt 182 April 17, 2020 02:18AM

Detector decisions can get interesting. But put in some serious time with ..

Monte 197 April 18, 2020 01:43AM

Re: Detector decisions can get interesting. Yupper

Kickindirt 203 April 18, 2020 06:53PM

The FORS CoRe does not have a 4 tone mode.

Monte 171 April 18, 2020 08:46PM

Re: The FORS CoRe does not have a 4 tone mode.

Kickindirt 172 April 18, 2020 09:02PM

Re: The FORS CoRe does not have a 4 tone mode.

D&P-OR 172 April 18, 2020 09:09PM

Re: The FORS CoRe does not have a 4 tone mode.

Kickindirt 163 April 18, 2020 10:35PM

Just a little bit about the FORS CoRe.

Monte 206 April 19, 2020 07:48AM

Re: Just a little bit about the FORS CoRe.

Kickindirt 173 April 19, 2020 02:22PM

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D&P-OR 172 April 19, 2020 07:12PM

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OregonGregg 182 April 19, 2020 08:13PM

The earth has shifted off its' foundations . . . .

UtahRich 190 April 20, 2020 09:27PM

"Now, where'd I set down my Garrett Apex? .. By Gregg's Tarsacci. N/T

Monte 177 April 21, 2020 02:34PM

next to Gregg's Tarsacci.. . . . thumbs up

UtahRich 184 April 23, 2020 05:56PM

Re: next to Gregg's Tarsacci.. . . . thumbs up

OregonGregg 193 April 23, 2020 07:05PM

Ain't Happenin' Sorry Dude !

UtahRich 171 April 26, 2020 09:41PM

Re: Just a little bit about the FORS CoRe.

Kickindirt 169 April 20, 2020 01:59AM

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D&P-OR 168 April 20, 2020 03:44AM

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Kickindirt 169 April 20, 2020 12:07PM

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D&P-OR 176 April 19, 2020 09:34PM

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OregonGregg 168 April 21, 2020 07:23AM

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D&P-OR 180 April 21, 2020 09:09AM

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OregonGregg 158 April 21, 2020 04:52PM

Congrats! You and Gregg & I can have TWO FORS Trio-Days.

Monte 188 April 11, 2020 01:41AM

Re: Congrats! You and Gregg & I can have TWO FORS Treo-Days.

Dan'o 187 April 11, 2020 10:54AM

thumbs upsmileys with diet Dr. Pepper float +1 N/T

Monte 161 April 11, 2020 01:44PM

Re: New Fors Core club member!

OregonGregg 201 April 09, 2020 07:08PM



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