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Professional Metal Detector with LCD Display
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As Good as the Garrett 250
Hi All Like many I have a tight budget, so I shopped around and could not believe how much some detectors are. Then I found this one which has all the features an amateur would ever need. It is simple to use, very light, and as far as I can tell as good as the Garrett 250. Mine delivered first time out 1893 half crown, really old lead cloth seal,many old pennies and modern coin. Excellent for all coins even picked up a 1970 half pence 6 inch down. I was on a very heavy mineralised area, so set the grounding to eliminate the false hits away you go. Top tip the control box is not waterproof, so buy or make a cover. The construction is not the best but I am yet to see a beginners that is. But I would rather have one that gets the spoils than looks the part.
Precision gold lt24bk
Honest review is a bit confusing to start with working out what all buttons do but once familiar it's a breeze to use, it's not a toy and not a waste of hard earned cash, in comparison it's same as the garrett 250 ace and uses same technology but at a reduced price thanks to Chinese
great item found a roman coin first time out
Not expensive, easy to use, light weight and soon to be mine, Fantastic metal detector from a great place to shop, with friendly people to offer experience knowledge
Upon purchasing one of these detectors i read alot of negative reviews from various sites i used it a few times and thought its not as bad as people make out had it a week then it started playing up and bleeping for no aparent reason on this note took it back to maplin and asked for a full refund
My uncle bought this for me.It struggles to ground balance,but everything else works fine! I found numerous things,including an old thimble and an 1862 penny.This is a very sensitve detector indeed.However,youll need to throw a pinpointer into your purchase as well,because it will come in very handy in the field.
I recently read a review for the Garret ace 250 and was then surprised to find out that this metal detector supplied by Maplins has the exact features of the Garret machine for less than half the price so I made a purchase as soon as possible.On testing this model I was very impressed with the ease of use and did various air test to conform that the depth sensitivity and metal type discrimination is excellent and on my first field test I found 2 coins straight away.This detector is very sensitive so you must make sure that you ground balance if the soil is heavily mineralized and dont use anywhere near power pylons as this model will pick up the static interference, also it pays to use fully charged or new batteries only as you will get poor performance once power is at a reduced voltage.Finally if you want a top Quality metal detector at a great price then buy this model as you will be like me, extremely happy with your purchase and enjoy the exciting world of metal detecting, well done Maplins!
Bought a maplis professional metal detector, the head snapped off when i bumped it into a stiff clump of grass. There's a weak spot about 2cm inside the metal shaft, Maplin offered a replacement but whats the point, it will have the same weakness. I'm going to attatch it myself, somehow. The performance was reasonable.
I bought this metal detector a few months ago from the maplin store in exeter. I read the instructions fully and when i came to set up the ground balance sometimes it would not work very well, or not at all! i was in a open field so there was nothing to disturb it! I then got my friend to test it who paid £500 to £600 for his metal detector and had bought cheaper metal detectors in the past but a well known makes. And he said the exact same thing that it was struggling to ground balance.
Excellent product. Works well. The various modes take getting used to but offer considerable advantages over most metal locators in the price range. I was delighted to discover that it was made by PRECISION GOLD whose products always seem to be reliable.
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What is the weight of this detector?
CAN I TURN THE DISCRIMINATION MODE OFF IF WANT TO?
Can the length be adjusted
Does the model L24BK come with headphones?
Paul Beaumont said:
Does this detector operate on sandy beaches?
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