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New Teknetics Tek-Point Pinpointer

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Just announced yet another new pinpointer, this time from Teknetics. Since Teknetics is owned by First Texas as is Fisher I would have to assume we will see a Fisher version of this also. Looks to be a fairly standard implementation - side button, LED tucked up front. However, instead of a end cap that screws off to install batteries the Tek-Point has a screw in plug - must use a couple AA batteries? I am guessing waterproof also just based on appearance but I could be wrong.

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I want one !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!that will be my first..........i am new wave but old school

 

 

 

 

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Fisher version here....

 

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Funny how all the manufacturers are now starting to use the same dramatic music, teaser videos, your old product will be redundant etc etc. 

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People complain about the big tease, but there is only one reason companies do it. It works. Same thing Hollywood has been doing with movie trailers for ages so it is not even new really.

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  • Waterproof to 10 feet
  • Pulse Induction
  • Proportional Response
  • Ratchet Retune
  • 360 Degree Detection Along Probe
  • Lost Alarm
  • Two (2) AA Batteries
  • Single Button Operation
  • Three (3) Sensitivity Levels
  • Audio, Vibration, Or Both
  • Adjustable LED Light
  • Molded Rubber Grip
  • Ruler (Inches & Centimeters)
  • Lanyard Loop

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I love new technology, I ask this out of ignorance. what advantage will a PI pin pointer give me?

 

Thanks,

Tim

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Pulse induction operation should give better depth to the pinpointed target in highly mineralized soils.

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From the Teknetics facebook page:

"We will be accepting pre-orders for the Tek-Point Monday, Nov. 13th. Pricing will be released then as well. We are anticipating a late November early December ship date for this amazing pinpointer."

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