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Old 02-09-2006, 08:31 PM
darnsober darnsober is offline
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Well i narrowed my list down to three detectors for the upgrade and wanted your alls input please provide me with a vote and answer please as this is one of the forums i trust the most out of the 6 ive join. so i need a lot of input into this decision. Heres the list and the prices of quotes ive gotten

1. Whites M6 Price 599 He has a new one hes getting ready to go try on the oregon beaches says he will give me the demo price of 520. the price the whites offer these for is 699. THIS Comes with heres the best part.
FREE whites bullseye pinpointer. Free whites headphones. Free digging tool Free carry pouch.

2. X-terra 50 with no Freebies new 599 also taking a new one to the beach demo model 520

3. New Fisher ID Excel 479 demo model 380 no freebies

Now my top two features on my new machine are depth and VDI

So if you Won a free detector but only got to pick from these three which one would you pick

What i would like for you guys to do is pretend you were me and narrowed your list down to these three detectors after you reviewed the information which one would you choose.
Here are links to the three detectors look over them and tell me which one you would choose

this is the M6

this is the exterra 50

Fisher info

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Old 02-09-2006, 08:49 PM
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First of all never look at freebees the white pinpointer isnt all that great to begin with and so is the cover never let that be a teaser all are good mid line machines decide what and where you will be digging . Beach?? I have been told the m6 is great . is weight a consideration? exterra has all machines beat for weight except maybe head hunter cant comment on fischer except theve been around the longest hope this helped Bob Clark

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Old 02-09-2006, 09:16 PM
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Well, I am not in the least biased toward the M6, but having used Whites for the last 30+ years, I would pick the M6 to complement the others in my stable. The other brands should be fine but I have stuck with Whites for brand loyalty, and I just plain like them, period.

You can come and hunt my yard anytime.

My next MD will be the Beachhunter ID from, ok, you guessed it.


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Old 02-09-2006, 09:53 PM
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I think any of those detectors will do you just fine... But if the M6 is anything like the MXT it won't like wet sand...

The bullseye is a fine PPer.. I own two of them.

Even though I am a Whites guy... I would try the Minelab...

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Old 02-10-2006, 06:15 PM
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Minelab sent me a DVD on their new units the 30 and 50. that 50 looked like it would do very well about anywhere! Cladius.

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