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CristinAldrete

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good metal detectors
« on: March 07, 2016, 08:17:05 PM »
hello everyone. which metal detector brand is good? i heard that detectorall is popular, is it right?

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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2016, 08:42:29 PM »
 ;D Welcome to the Forum... I would stick with Garrett, Minelab or if only for play, Jack Lang Detectors........ Garrett are good and a great price, Minelab are too expensive but the best.... and BEWARE OF FAKE DETECTORS... they are out there.... >:(
Best Advice is beware of 2nd hand detectors....... IMO of course.... 8) and I have Never heard of Detectorall :-\


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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2016, 10:02:41 PM »
I agree with Gemster. I've been detecting for over 30 years and I've never heard of Detectorall either. No-one in the detecting forum  I'm in has ever mentioned it.
I'm very happy with my Garrett ATPro.

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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2016, 02:02:45 AM »
I agree with the above I've been detecting for 34 years I now use Minelab and have since the GT15000 I now swing a GPX5000
regards Harry

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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #4 on: March 08, 2016, 07:31:54 AM »
Please note that the OP has been banned for spamming the site mentioned in original post.


I have left the thread up though as subsequent messages may be useful to others in the future.


There are a number of reputable metal detectors out there - obviously MineLab is the popular one in Australia with good factory and dealer support available.  However, brands that are promoted via spam are probably best to steer clear of.


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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #5 on: March 08, 2016, 07:33:35 AM »
Thought it could be a self product plug.
Looked them up, the detector is a Chinese nockoff.  :-X

So that is why I have never heard of them.

Go Garrett  ;D
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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #6 on: March 08, 2016, 11:34:11 AM »
 Spammed again  ::) been happening a bit lately....  >:(  Something that is very hard to stop these days.....


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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #7 on: March 09, 2016, 10:02:13 PM »
I have a Fisher Gold Bug 2 , as for value for money it's a ripper. Does everything I require. Minelab , Garrett are very good as some of my friends have them. 

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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #8 on: March 10, 2016, 12:11:11 AM »
G'day Pete
there's a bloke on another site that has a Zed 7000 but loves his GB2 ,
he recons that the detector excels in some situations  beers
regards  Harry
 

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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #9 on: March 10, 2016, 02:33:04 PM »
Good afternoon Cristin,


If you use this link  http://golddetecting.4umer.net/
it will take you to a site dedicated to gold detecting and fossicking and where you will find people experienced with the many different types of detectors. You can post all kinds of related questions and will readily get answers.
A word of caution. On line buying has become extremely fraught with Chinese imitation Minelab and other major detector brands. There are also people taking images and information of detectors which they don't own and posting them on ebay for sale. A bankrupt dealer was also taking orders and money from people after his business folded.


Good luck and may all the rocks and debris turn to gold.


Yours tropically, Harry
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Re: good metal detectors
« Reply #10 on: March 11, 2016, 12:30:51 AM »
 Minelab are having major trouble with Chinese Fake Detectors....  >:(
They even have the 'Minelab' Security Identification Label fitted to these 'Fake' detectors and are real hard to tell the difference....... until you use them that is >:(...
 And as harryopal said Beware of Detectors that don't exist..... They are out there.... ::) 

  Go Garrett....  ;)
    Gemster..... beers
I swing a 12-pound hammer,smash gibbers by the ton
I used to think it convict work,but now i think it's FUN

 

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