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got this picture on my computer background......so I can look at it all the time.....HAHA

Actually I normally have it cycling between the F75, Etrac, Impact, Gold Kruzer, and the V3.  But I locked this picture into place until I have it hand.



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Well....side tracked again.....expect another delay.

What can I say.


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Hey Mike

If nothing else you prompted me into pulling mine out from long term storage (under the bed) putting in batteries and firing it up for a few minutes.  Batteries are now out and 8500 back in storage  I remember all the flack about the audio.  Guess I can get used to anything because I had no problem with it.


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I still have the 8000 and the 8500 in my arsenal and enjoy using them both, depending on the situation. I mainly old coin hunt, however, and do like the tones of the 8000 better then of the 8500. I find, though, the 8500 is a bit deeper. Good luck with your quest, Mike. HH jim tn

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