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Old 10-11-2018, 07:42 PM
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Default The Missus' getting into Dirt Fishing

So the unthinkable has happened, the Missus has really begun to enjoy Dirt fishing.

You may recall she gave me the go-ahead to upgrade from my Prizm II (I got me a Nox 800) and she said she'd toy around with the Prizm. Well, she's getting pretty good at it and I was thinking of getting her a new machine for Christmas

I am inclined to get her a Nox 800 or at least the Nox 600.

But I thought something of a different tune might be worth considering so I figured to ask you folks if there might be another machine you'd suggest for the missus.

She'd mostly be freshwater beach, park and field hunting with me and a couple of times a year heading to the salt beaches of New England and SW Florida.

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Old 10-11-2018, 09:28 PM
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Equinox 600 will do saltwater for less money than an 800. Just sayin.

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Old 10-11-2018, 10:14 PM
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Id get her the 800 so you can be twinsies.

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Old 10-12-2018, 07:26 AM
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Lucky you...my wife lasted about 9 seconds when I tried to get her interested.

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Old 10-12-2018, 01:54 PM
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Originally Posted by DIGGER27 View post
Lucky you...my wife lasted about 9 seconds when I tried to get her interested.
Same here, lol.
At least she is interested in what I find and is the first to hit Google search.
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Old 10-16-2018, 08:18 AM
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Default Variety is the spice of life?

We were thinking it worthwhile to have a slightly different machine for her to use, or more appropriately, we could swap machines on occasion and share.

Not sure if it better to go with a different manufacturer or just a different model.

For example we wouldn't mind a white's or Garrett though which ones would be in the same class/style/abilities of the Nox?

Or maybe we should stick with Minelab and go with a CTX?
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