A little off subject............


Recommended Posts

Hi all, I usually hunt for gold nuggets and meteorites, but with the hot weather we've had lately, the beach seems to be the place to be. I purchased an Explorer II recently and just added a Coiltek 15" WOT coil that I bought from Rob. Rob wanted me to post what I found first off with it and give my opinion as to the performance of the coil. Well I must say that the depth is superb and target seperation is fantastic as well. Took it out this morning for a test and this is what I found in 2 hours.

Thanks Rob for having what I wanted in stock and the super fast service. :) Till next time, happy hunting, John

post-241-1155410599_thumb.jpg

Link to comment
Share on other sites

SoCalJohn... You are right on target... The beaches seem to be a good choice.

I was at the pier (San Clemente) Sunday. 1:17 PM was low tide; but as the tide

came back in, the waves were "angry." By about 3:30 rogue waves were

churning up pebbles and other stuff. But, I could not take advantage... I tried by

digging a low conductive signal originally in the surf/wet sand zone; but suddenly

was up to my waist in a rush of surf. I use a PI-type diving machine, but stick to the

wet sand as close to the surf as I can be. I have a balance problem... bad left knee.

I only use a short handled scoop. with the handle pointing in the opposite direction...

so I chop down. There has been a lot of visitors at the beaches the past month...

Detecting at Huntington was/is good... fresh drops.

Small world, I'm also into meteorites... By any chance do you know "Mas K." ?

To cut to the "quick" I will be in the AMDA hunt on Sunday at Laughlin.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Hi socaljohn,

Abit off subject, no - the Coiltec WOT coil, on the Eureka Gold is also great for nugget hunting :blink: I would like to see more allterrain coils...

Coin, relic, or nugget hunting these coils give you more search area, land & wet :blink:

I was talking to Rob, and he wished they had a WOT coil for SD/GP detectors, that would be great, even better in DD PRO :D:D:D

P.S. COILTEC? ALLterrain coils :D

Take care,

Ed

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • Admin

Hello John,

Thanks for posting the reports of your new Coiltek 15-WOT for the Explorer. This coil is a sleeper in my opinion and due to the amount sold. Coiltek really need to think about designing this coil for other detectors like the new X-Terra series. Right now the Completely Waterproof Coiltek 15-inch Round WOT Searchcoil can be used on the following detectors -

  • American Gold Striker
  • XT 17000
  • XT18000
  • Eureka Gold
  • All Minelab Musteteers Models
  • All Minelab Sovereign Models
  • Minelab Excalibur
  • All Minelab Explorer & Explorer II Models

Normally I have at least (2) for the Explorer Series in stock. I'm averaging one sale per week on them. I think this would be hot selling Mono coil for the Minelab SD/GP's, but what the heck do I know ... :rolleyes:

John, thanks for the recent business and hope you success continues.

Best regards,

Rob Allison

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • Admin

Hello downntheholler,

I don't believe I have any of the batteries left for the American Gold Striker, but would have to look. I can get any parts for a Minelab within a few days if I don't have them in stock. I do have the Coiltek WOT coil for the American Gold Striker in stock though.

P.S. The American Gold Striker is an old detector, but I found a lot of gold with it back then. :D

Talk with you later,

Rob Allison

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share