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blowfly
11-29-2011, 05:11 PM
i have a garrett infinium ls.i'm considering buying a minelab x terra 70/705 or a tesoro lobo super trac for hunting in the gold fields here in north queensland,australia.i have read on a forum that one should have a pi unit and a vlf to cover both aspects of this endevour.i have read many of your posts with great interest and i feel that you could nudge me in the right direction,while i hunt in my shorts and t shirt here.blowfly.hh

Steve Herschbach
11-29-2011, 07:22 PM
Personally I would find a Fisher Gold Bug 2 new or used. Hopefully JP will show up and chime in.

How is the Infinium working for you.

blowfly
11-29-2011, 09:15 PM
they tell me thar's gold in them there hills,but,i ain't found any yet.found some coins and gold saphire ring set with two small diamonds on a local beach.going to the beach again tomorrow.using the 10x14 mono.i was looking at a duel purpose vlf detector,however i'll read up on the gold bug 2.i've read that you use one.bye for now,blowfly

Steve Herschbach
11-29-2011, 09:23 PM
The Gold Bug 2is a great unit and works well in Australia. Good luck with your detecting!