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Is $67 USD a good price for a Detech 15x8" GPX Coil brand new, still in box from a reputable seller?  I thought it was so I bought it.  It had the feature I love about my 12x6" X-coil. good ground coverage with sensitivity to small gold.  It's why my X-coil has barely left my GPX since getting it but I'd prefer to have a coil I can leave on each detector, saves me time and effort in changing coils too often :laugh:

I believe this is an old style bundle wound coil....

Has anyone had experience with this coil?

I ended up buying it today as the price just seemed too good to refuse and hope to use it on my QED.

I can't find out much about it, only one person I know has had one and wasn't overly impressed but I do know coils behave differently in different environments. The manufacturers promo text makes it sound good.



15 x 8" Monoloop Closed Design Elliptical  800g
For Minelab GPX, GP and SD series detectors

This closed design coil has been designed to go deeper than standard coils.  You can search a large area quite fast, due to the easy size and weight, without losing any depth!

Made to locate Gold!  Very stable, no false signals, able to work in heavy mineralisation.  Add this coil to your detector and go over ground you previously searched and you will be pleased with the added GOLD you will find. 

Every GOLD prospector's wishlist item.

15 x 8" MONO coil is sensitive to smaller gold and still very stable over the ground locating gold nuggets not only in new undetected ground, but gold has been found in many areas that have been searched with detectors and said to have no more gold to find.  MONO type search coils and larger size SEF coils have become the coils of choice for most professional and serious gold hunters throughout the world.  Better sensitivity, more accurate, able to locate both large and small gold nuggets that other coils miss.  Closed or solid design makes searching rubble strewn ground a breeze without snagging.


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I thought just because of the cheap price and very little information on it on the web it might be a real lemon of a coil.  I could only find one guy who's done a youtube review of it... very little people talking about it anywhere and If I search for reviews on other coils there are endless amounts.

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I hope so, I could have had a lot of KFC for that coil money...

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Did you get my home KFC recipe?

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5 minutes ago, mn90403 said:

Did you get my home KFC recipe?

Yup, thanks.. I'll be whipping it up to try it.. my existing recipe I use is for KFC seasoning salt they put on the chips (fries) and the recipe is bang on.  I don't think you guys in the US are fans of chicken salt but in OZ/NZ it's very popular.

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I sure hope it works out for you. Post some updates as a follow-up if you get the time.

All the best,


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