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I have one of those filters.

I forgot all about it until you posted. Going to give it a try along with my 14in NF coil.

Nice gold!!!

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Great post and photos. I feel better now knowing that even New Zealand is plagued by shot gun pellets.  Now all we need is a picture of that house!



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Hi guys, Sorry for the late reply to your comments & replies, which I thank you all for. Cheers.


Tortuga: There is most certainly gold to be found in the Marlborough region. Do a google search on it but watch out for claimed areas. There are a few recreational fossicking areas open to the public. Ok for a bit of sluice boxing but may not be so good for detecting. That is the fossicking areas. There is good detecting areas elsewhere.


Hi Jim, Long time between drinks. :) Thanks for dropping in & for your kind words. Yes I am loving the interference filter. It has opened up old ground to me again. Like having a newer detector but without the learning curve.


Strick, No shortage of shotgun pellets down here. Thanks to rabbit & quail shooters. GGGGrrrr!!  The 2300 drives me nuts on the damn things.


I went back to the half ounce patch for one day & did better with 25 bits for 20 grams. So have now pulled off over one ounce. I will put a post up of that day out with more photo's.


Cheers guys.


Good luck out there


JW :)  

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