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Old 05-17-2022, 09:39 AM
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Default And then there're the ones they got right.

Some models have come and gone at times, but I always enjoy having them around because they worked so well. And they offer a lot of adjustment and seldom have an issue. I am mainly referring to the Fisher F5 and F75 series. There are still a lot in use even if some have 'upgraded' to a modern model. And many find the newer release doesn't really outperform their old favorite.

Sure is a great hobby.

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Old 05-17-2022, 10:27 AM
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And many find the newer release doesn't really outperform their old favorite.

Sure is a great hobby.

Monte


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Old 05-17-2022, 10:52 AM
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So true Monty.

For me it's also about enjoyment. I don't care about a machine "paying for itself" whatsoever.

If the tones, or ergonomics, or usability aren't enjoyable to me I just won't use it. Even if it's considered the "best" by others. My time isn't worth it.
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Old 05-17-2022, 11:11 AM
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Very true and that's why I've always made an appointment to enjoy every detector I own and use. If it's not enjoyable I don't waste my time. That applies to both the detectors and search coils.

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Very true and that's why I've always made an appointment to enjoy every detector I own and use. If it's not enjoyable I don't waste my time. That applies to both the detectors and search coils.
Glad. I re-aquired the F70(Patriot). It's super light and fast recovery speed!

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