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Old 01-01-2017, 10:50 PM
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Default AT Pro or Excalibur II?

Hello FMDF,

I have been doing research on both of these. I live in southern california and will do some occasional detecting on both land and water. Is the Excal good for land as it is for water, or should i go with the AT Pro?

Any recommendations on where to purchase?
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Old 01-02-2017, 08:48 AM
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The Excal is very popular for salty waterwork and can be used very successfully on land but it is heavy.
http://www.treasurenet.com/forums/mi...-dry-land.html

For salt water hunting you probably will not enjoy the performance of the AT Pro but many love it for freshwater and land use.

If you will be spending more time in the dirt there are many that are used in Socal with great results.
The E Trac seems really popular among the great ones...many use the CTX too.
It appears FBS units work pretty well in that soil.

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Old 01-05-2017, 06:31 PM
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I would say the Excalibur is not as good on land as the at pro because while it does have discrimination it is meant for water hunting. If you want to do both I would say the ctx. The Excalibur and at pro are 2 different type of technology

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Old 01-05-2017, 11:39 PM
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Atpro is good for fresh water good for 10 foot, not salt, Excalibur is best for your ocean west coast hunting, but not for land, the head phones are hardwired, its best to get say a Excalibur for water beach hunting, and a land machine with a display screen, this sponsor has what your looking for and can point you in the wright direction, Earl http://www.myersdepot.com/
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Originally Posted by Surf Master View post
Atpro is good for fresh water good for 10 foot, not salt, Excalibur is best for your ocean west coast hunting, but not for land, the head phones are hardwired, its best to get say a Excalibur for water beach hunting, and a land machine with a display screen, this sponsor has what your looking for and can point you in the wright direction, Earl http://www.myersdepot.com/
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