Jump to content

Fisher F5

   (0 reviews)

Steve Herschbach
  • Price: $ 349 Freq: 7.69 kHz Weight: 2.9 lbs Waterproof?: No Current?: No

The Fisher F5 metal detector was introduced in 2007 and was discontinued in 2018. The F5 is a 7.69 kHz VLF metal detector aimed primarily at coin, jewelry, and relic detecting.

"With a combination of analog and digital controls, the F5 has one of the best user interfaces ever designed. Control knobs and touchpads are accessible with a single hand. Gain and Threshold knobs are strategically placed to easily “thumb” the controls up and down while analyzing a target, then easily return to the previous positions and it’s all visible in real-time. This high-tech detector with automated features is easy for beginners and has enough fine tuning control options to satisfy the professional." Source: Fisher 2014 catalog

Fisher F5 metal detector

Fisher F5 control panel

  • High Resolution Manual Ground Balance
  • Visual Target-ID by Category and 0-99 Numeric Readout
  • Frequency Shift
  • Target-ID Confidence Bar Graph
  • One-Touch Notch
  • Push Button Static Pinpoint with Numeric Depth Readout
  • Threshold and Gain Adjustments
  • 4-Tone Audio ID
  • Continuous Ground Mineralization and Ground Phase Readout
  • 1/4” (6.3 mm) Headphone Jack
  • Uses two 9V batteries
  • Standard with 10” (25 cm) Concentric Elliptical Open Waterproof Searchcoil
  • 7.69 kHz Operating Frequency
  • Weight: 2.9 lbs. (1.3 kg)
  • 5 Year Warranty

Official Fisher F5 Product Page

Fisher F5 Owner's Manual

First Texas (Fisher) Metal Detector Forum


Edited by Steve Herschbach

User Feedback

Create an account or sign in to leave a review

You need to be a member in order to leave a review

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

There are no reviews to display.

  • Create New...