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Old 08-12-2018, 06:59 PM
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Just gave away my safari to a friend. I have a deus which i will never give up. but it sucks for salt water beaches.The safari became too heavy to really enjoy, so i'm turning my attention to the Equinox series. Which would be better for the beach(i think i know the answer)the 600 or the 800.? Users of both please chime in. The weight of either is what attracts me to the series. Money is not the deciding factor.
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Old 08-12-2018, 07:25 PM
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Just gave away my safari to a friend. I have a deus which i will never give up. but it sucks for salt water beaches.The safari became too heavy to really enjoy, so i'm turning my attention to the Equinox series. Which would be better for the beach(i think i know the answer)the 600 or the 800.? Users of both please chime in. The weight of either is what attracts me to the series. Money is not the deciding factor.
If money is not the issue why wouldn't you go with the 800? More adjustability, more modes...why not?

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Old 08-12-2018, 08:33 PM
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Why play around? Do the 800. I know of no one who has an 800 and wishes they bought the 600. Both I would say are great machines.

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Old 08-12-2018, 08:58 PM
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For beach hunting only the 600 will do everything you need it to do. You don't need the gold frequencies. You don't need the tone adjustments. You will dig it all.
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I think some folks aren't reading the original post. Wish I could answer your question.
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Old 08-14-2018, 03:16 AM
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For beach hunting only the 600 will do everything you need it to do. You don't need the gold frequencies. You don't need the tone adjustments. You will dig it all.
What he said. I have a 600 and it uses the same programs and frequencies as the 800 in beach mode. But hell if money is no worries go for the 800 its an even better machine and comes with the wireless headphones which you wont have to buy.
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I wouldn't discount the Kruzer, if the 600 and 800 are in your budget.

The base 14 khz. Kruzer has features the 600 will not have and you have to get the 800 to have them!

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Originally Posted by emesis View post
Just gave away my safari to a friend. I have a deus which i will never give up. but it sucks for salt water beaches.The safari became too heavy to really enjoy, so i'm turning my attention to the Equinox series. Which would be better for the beach(i think i know the answer)the 600 or the 800.? Users of both please chime in. The weight of either is what attracts me to the series. Money is not the deciding factor.
I can relate to the weight of your detector. I sold my excel ii and purchased the Nox 800. I can swing the Nox for hours without fatigue. Best of luck!

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Old 08-15-2018, 01:55 PM
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