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Old 02-27-2018, 07:37 PM
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Default Full tones or pitch for relics? What I use and why..

Heres a video of my relic program for the deus...
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I use it in heavy iron.. and full tones in trash. Works great!


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Pitch tone can get you in trouble in my neck of the woods.
Why?
Soil mineralization
Example 10" deep quarter.
Deep mode factory disc 5.5 ( this disc hard to hunt in iron with btw) will cause broken tone- 18khz only freq to even give a broken tone.

If I go to full tones 0 disc 18khz, good signal with appropriate reactivity setting and silencer-1.

Disc turned up above around 2.5 using Deus keeps Deus held back somewhat on some 3 d unmasking too- not on all scenarios but does on some.

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Yeah I know soil has an impact on how the machine acts. I been running disc at 10 here for some months now. I found my GW and Adams this way and have hunted behind others and cleaned up. The pitch tone is different and takes some getting used to ,but in iron I love it. It unmask with a disc of 10 better than full tones with a low disc in the test I have conducted. I do realize soil plays a role though. BTW will a equinox Thursday....

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[QUOTE=calabash digger;2901279]Heres a video of my relic program for the deus...
Are you acuially using the pitch program or is your program built on another such as fast using pitch?

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Old 02-28-2018, 06:09 PM
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Its built off fast... I didn't think of saying where I built it from in the video. my bad.

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OMG people, I just went to a nail infested site I have been hammering for 2 years and used this program. I built mine on hot but long story short, it rocks! I would have bet anybody this place was barren of a coin, any coin but I pulled 2 wheats, a memorial, a zincoln and a junker ring (among other non ferrous items) from the nails. One wheat was in an area I had pounded a hundred times in full tones! Don't turn 90 degrees using this because many of the things I found were only audible from one direction but they were in fact non ferrous. I was not looking at vdi so I dug some foil and junk but am still amazed at what I found. Thanks again calabash, keep up the good work getting this info to us!!

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Thanks remmy hot or fast doesn't matter . That was what I'm talking about it unmask very well!

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[QUOTE=calabash digger;2901279]Heres a video of my relic program for the deus...



Very informative using pitch. I have made good finds with the Deus and the 11" LF but always wanted a smaller coil.

I am considering the 9" HF, but then I saw all these posts about the NOX 800.

That just kinda froze my decision. I hunt mainly plowed field, some home sites. On occasion a park.

I guess I could invest more into the Deus, or an alternate decision with the NOX 800, when its available.

Decisions, decisions
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