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Finally, an answer from somebody that knows something. Why was Jack telling everyone it was a folded mono, creating all this confusion? Thanks Walt!

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Bohemia Miner  

What size coil did you get with your Tan TDI SL ?

 They were showing two different size coils for the Tan and Camo in their ad . I was wondering if that question was answered too or is that still unknown?

 Chuck 

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Well I just got off White’s site and now they show the same size coil for both. Now they saying it’s a dual field High Q coil.

 All is right in the world being we have taken the time to find out the whole story.

 Chuck 

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9 hours ago, Ridge Runner said:

You know whatever the reason another great guy and his business not there for us anymore. I haven’t heard a word from Jimmy sense he went out of business. 

Chuck 

Chuck, I reached out to Jimmy through his website for Discovery Tours and he's still kicking!

http://discoverytours.us/

Here was his response:

Hi Walter,  We are still doing our  Discovery Tours to England. In fact this was our 29th consecutive Year .I have personally missed participating in the tours for the past 4 years for "health issues" ....I  turned 89 years old this year, but I hope to make at least one more trip if I can get a better handle on health. Meanwhile, I do all the paperwork from here. Get the  participants, collect the funds, keep all informed of details and handle the return of the finds to the participants when I get them back from David and Trish in UK. So the only difference is that I don't get to participate in England. I hope to make one more trip at some point  when health improves....but age is not on my side, sorry to say. Our website is still active and David and Trish keep it up to date with pics and  finds and  info, as always. If you are interested in  a future trip.........let me know and I will keep you on my mailing list.

 

Best regards, Jimmy

 

Thanks!

 

Walt

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2 hours ago, Ridge Runner said:

Bohemia Miner  

What size coil did you get with your Tan TDI SL ?

 They were showing two different size coils for the Tan and Camo in their ad . I was wondering if that question was answered too or is that still unknown?

 Chuck 

Chuck, it's an 8 x 12.  I did some air tests with some nuggets.  I know some folks don't care for them, air tests not nuggets. LOL  There was a little more depth over my MJ Jimmy Coil but not much.

I'll post the results as soon as I get them typed out.

Thanks!

Walt

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On ‎9‎/‎26‎/‎2019 at 9:10 PM, Jim in Idaho said:

I'm wondering if the new coil is simply an eliptical DF. Whites holds the patent on the DF.

Jim

That is a good thought. 

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6 hours ago, Mark Gillespie said:

That is a good thought. 

It turned out to be a Dual Field coil.  I suppose you could call it an Elliptical but I think I would have preferred one based on their Eclipse 1400 coil size and design.

Thanks!

Walt

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