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Old 04-04-2017, 11:32 PM
daddyflea daddyflea is offline
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Default Etrac Settings, Tutorial, and Software

Here is a link to my Etrac Backup File for use with Etrac Exchange.

Here is a link to my favorite pattern file.

Please let me know if you have questions. My home situation has changed drastically.

My 23 Year old Daughter who relapsed with Cancer died March the 18th while I held her hand in the Hospital.

My Metal Detecting is what helps me be sane so I do not mind the Questions.

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Old 04-05-2017, 12:54 AM
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Man, I'm so sorry to hear about your daughter. Stay strong friend.

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Old 04-05-2017, 08:58 AM
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really sorry for your loss. I have a 1 yr old daughter and I can't fathom loosing a child. Stay strong brother

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Old 04-05-2017, 09:56 AM
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My condolences to you daddy flea.

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Old 04-05-2017, 03:19 PM
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Very sorry for your loss.


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Old 04-05-2017, 05:47 PM
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My deepest condolences from my family to yours.

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Old 04-05-2017, 11:44 PM
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Detecting aside for a minute...I get pretty torn up hearing about someone losing a child,at any age. Having 3 kids myself,while we sometimes lose ourselves in emotion and "wish" they would go away,if only for a bit,we never really wish that. One of the most heart wracking emotions I've ever felt is when the school shooting out east happened at Sandy Hook,that really sparked some outrage from many people. I wanted to take action and do SOMETHING. That "something" was to hug my kids when they got home from school and I made it a point to tell them I loved them.
Danny,I don't know you personally nor your daughter, but being a father of a 17 year old girl, we know it can be a bit of a challenge at times. All of the other times are good and well, and I hope that's the way you'll remember her. It's only with a helpless hand that I can shake yours here, and be thankful for the health of my own children.
You have a damn good handle on this detecting thing it would appear,if this hobby can help to deal with such a thing,it truly is the greatest hobby in the world.
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Old 04-15-2017, 09:52 PM
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My condolences to you and your family.

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Old 04-18-2017, 02:26 PM
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I am very sorry for your loss.

And thank you for all of your post, I appreciate your help and ideas about metal detecting and learning the etrac. They have been a great help to me!
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Old 04-20-2017, 01:35 AM
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Sorry to hear about your daughter man. Thanks for posting the info, i gave a quick glance and can tell it is something well worth taking the time to just sit back and learn with...

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