By calabash digger
I decided to go to my local dealer and buy them..... here is a look at all three...
By Steve Herschbach
Announcing the Nokta|Makro Simplex+ Handbook
We are proud to announce that Andy Sabisch’s latest book - The Nokta|Makro Simplex+ Handbook – will be available shortly. The new book covers all aspects of Simplex+ including a discussion of all its functions and features, tips on getting the most out of it under virtually any condition you might come across, details on a range of applications including coin hunting, relic hunting, field and pasture hunting, beach and water hunting with invaluable information provided by some of the top Simplex+ users from around the globe, useful accessories, available resources and more.
Since the introduction of the Simplex+ at Detectival in September of 2019, it has taken the world by storm due to the performance it provides and its price tag. Users worldwide have been making amazing finds at sites that include fields, woods, beaches, parks, schoolyards and mountains. Coins, relics, jewelry and other artifacts dating back 1,000s of years are being found regularly with even newcomers to the hobby making impressive finds with the Simplex+. This book is the perfect companion to a detector that has proven itself to be a powerful piece of equipment. It will serve as an easy reference guide which will have information for even the most seasoned hunter which means more finds at the end of the day and more enjoyment in the time available.
The book measures 8.5” x 11” and contains 112 pages. The expected release is mid-October and pre-orders for signed copies in the U.S. are being accepted. If you are located outside of the United States, check with your local Nokta|Makro distributor to see if they are lined up to carry them. Regton in the U.K. will be carrying the book for both retail and wholesale customers.
If you are in the United States contact me at Treasure Hunting Outfitters for your signed by the author Pre-order copy of the book.
By calabash digger
Testing all three on some deep targets...
By Mr Swing king
I have loved my simplex, and been using it almost every day since I got it. Also finaly finding gold ( now that I know what I'm watching for. I'll post pictures eventually).
Anyway I was thinking to myself, how could they make a second generation simplex better? I know it's a ways off, but I bet nokta has already been thinking about this. So I wanted to start a thread about features you'd like to see on the next one?
I'll start. When night hunting, the light on the back seems to be either not quite bright enough, or it's at the wrong angle, and can't use it well to dig. No problem, I've got a headlight.
What if on the next one, they had a sensor that felt the detector be laid down, and switched on a brighter higher angle set of lights to illuminate your digging when in night mode?
Also multi frequency would be killer, even if it had to be a super simple featureless dumbed down machine, at least around here.
Adds iron volume and some other stuff. https://www.minelab.com/usa/vanquish-software-update-1
VANQUISH 540 Iron Volume Control
Detecting in heavy iron trash is enhanced with the new Iron Volume Control feature. 10-step adjustments let you decrease the volume of iron all the way down to a whisper, while leaving desirable targets (non-ferrous) loud and clear. To engage Iron Volume Control, simply hold down the All Metal button, while simultaneously using the Volume buttons to adjust to your liking.
General Improvements for All VANQUISH Models
The upgrade also includes improved battery handling capability for all models, as well as a new low battery alert.