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i have the 10 x 5 gold Extreme coil on my sdc 2300 & its a treat to swing now

no more stepping on the coil all day to keep the machine in a state of balance

now i can focus on hunting & not on the machine feeling out of wack.

& the sdc seems to feel lighter with the new coil though i dident weigh it

the coil runs smooth as silk & is very sensitive..

haven't gotten it over any yellow yet but there no doubt in my mind it will preform

it wont be coming off anytime soon

thanks Coiltek

 

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heres 2 very small nugglets i just found with the coiltek

its a hot coil 

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Brother-in-law has recently got himself an SDC and got the 14X9 Coil tech for it.  

Had a go over a very well flogged spot.  Christened it for him with a real tiny bit of gold, maybe a 0.01 gram piece.  

Ran perfectly on sensitivity 5 in areas of hard pack clay and some with hot rocks that really annoy the QED.  

He went on to find another 4 tiny lead shot pieces in about a 20 foot X 20 foot area that should not have had anything left in it.  

I thought the larger coil coil might have lost some sensitivity to the really small stuff but it seems not.   Very impressed  👍

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Nice to see some reviews coming in!

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It’s almost enough to make me want to get an SDC and gut the thing out, put it in a real detector box and rod combo, so I can use coils like this the way they were meant to be used. I’d love an SDC configured like a Eureka Gold with a set of coils like this.

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5 hours ago, Steve Herschbach said:

It’s almost enough to make me want to get an SDC and gut the thing out, put it in a real detector box and rod combo, so I can use coils like this the way they were meant to be used. I’d love an SDC configured like a Eureka Gold with a set of coils like this.

don't give me any ideas  lol

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In my view the sdc is designed for a smaller coil with the intent to find  shallow gold in mineralized ground. In particular, in grounds where the standard VLF's fail. I don't think it was ever meant  to be a "gpx type" machine that performs reasomably well accross many coils. It is a specialized machine that works just fine with the 8 inch round. If I move away from"sdc territory" I much rather switch to my GPZ as opposed to reformat the sdc to something that it would never be anyhow. Just my 2 cents

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12 hours ago, Steve Herschbach said:

It’s almost enough to make me want to get an SDC and gut the thing out, put it in a real detector box and rod combo, so I can use coils like this the way they were meant to be used. I’d love an SDC configured like a Eureka Gold with a set of coils like this.

With the speculation of a new gold machine maybe they will just give us an SDC in a GoldMonster housing???

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