Friday, October 19, 2012

New OKM 'Black Hawk' Metal Detector

Standard 36 cm - 14.18 inch coil and optional 16 cm -6.33 inch search coil

The Black Hawk metal detector comes with the following features and advantages:
  • lightning fast 600 MHz processor
  • with advanced combined technology of Pulse Induction mono coil and SCMI sensor we have increased depth and metal discrimination
  • find very small targets like nuggets, coins or jewelry with the optional 16 cm search coil
  • advanced programming have made this unit very easy to operate
  • search at night with a built in LED lamp and adjustable backlit display
  • discrimination of ferrous / nonferrous metals
  • wireless stereo headphones for silent metal detection
  • various settings to optimize the detector performance to your local soil (Threshold, Delay, Interference, Sensitivity)
  • external powerful battery pack for operating times up to 6 hours
  • optional 12 V car charger to charge while on the go                                                           

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Minelab Discontinues Sovereign GT & Explorer SE Pro

This was posted on Minelab's website in their NEWS section

Minelab is discontinuing 2 of its existing products as of December 31st, 2012. These are:
Both the Sovereign GT and the Explorer SE Pro have been highly successful Minelab products for many years and we are proud of the history that both of these detectors carry with them. With the addition of the new CTX line of product and our continued investment into the X-TERRAfamily, the Excalibur IISafari and E-TRAC models we are confident that Minelab continues to offer the highest performing line and best value of premium coin, treasure, artifact, and beach & water metal detectors in the industry. As with any product discontinuation, Minelab will support our standard three year warranty period.
With the success of the CTX 3030 Standard Pack, we have decided to simplify the range by discontinuing the CTX 3030 Starter Pack, effective 1st November 2012.
Distributors & Dealers will be able to place orders for the Sovereign GT & SE Pro products until December 31st, 2012, and the CTX 3030 Starter Pack until 1st November 2012.
Please place your orders for these popular products as early as possible. We will supply product in full for all orders received by the 31st of December, 2012.

NEW White's TDI™ SL Metal Detector

USD $1249.95 With 7.5" coil
USD $1299.95 With 12" spider coil 

Precision Ground Balance Control: Balance out the ground iron mineralization of hot rocks, black sand, and other tough grounds.
Pulse Delay Control: Labeled for best performance settings - Small, Gold, Wet Salt, Large Target.
Variable Audio Select: With Ground Balance "ON".
3-Way Target Conductivity Selector:
Allows variable audio to low, high-conductive targets, or both.
Volume Control:
Get extra sensitivity for tiny targets and still keep volume at a comfortable level.
Threshold Control: Accurately adjust the audio to hear the smaller, deeper signals.
Frequency Control: Adjusts for hunting near power lines, microwave or other environmental interference.
Battery Life L.E.D.: L.E.D. light to indicate battery life.
Waterproof 7" or 12" spider search coil: Other accessory coils available.
Batteries: NiMH Rechargeable Battery Pack included. Alkaline "AA" battery pack also included.
Two-year Parts and Labor Warranty.

Operating mode: Pulse Induction
Pulse Frequencies: 2.6kHz - 3kHz
Pulse Delay: 10us - 25us
Search modes: PI, Ground balanced PI
Ground balance: Differential delay
Audio tones: 1 or 2
Audio output: Speaker, headphones
Search coil: 7.5" Dual Field, 12" Dual Field
Weight: 3 lbs (7.5" DF coil), 3.5 lbs (12" DF coil)
Length: 43 - 48 inches, adjustable
Batteries: (8) AA, NiMH & alkaline
Battery life: 5-6 hours typical

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Gold Digger Metal Detector Sales Wins Top Honors at 2012 Minelab Americas Partners Conference.

Deep Search Metal Detecting Club Member and Gold Digger Metal Detectors owner Ron DeGhetto was awarded the Eagle Award at the 2012 Minelab Americas Partner Conference held Sept.13 - 16th in Charlottesville Virginia. The Eagle Award is the highest honor given by Minelab Americas to the Authorized Dealer who exemplifies leadership in customer service, sales, technology and business feedback.

Ron DeGhetto 

Congratulations to Ron and Gold Digger Metal Detectors

If Deep Search Metal Detecting Club Members are in the market for a new detector or need digging tools or scoops, you may want to visit their shop in Raritan NJ.

Call or e-mail to schedule an appointment.
(908) 595-9933

Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday by appointment only

Garrett Fall 2012 Newsletter Available On-Line

Garrett is attempting to 'Go Green' and is asking readers to choose between a Print version and a Digital copy.  Please see last page of their newsletter for a copy of the form pictured below. Let's save trees which help our environment.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

DSMDC Picnic A Good Time Was Had By All

On Sunday September 30, 2012 DSMDC held a picnic & beach hunt at the "Seven President's Park" in   Long Branch NJ. It was beautiful and sunny most of the day and everyone had a great time. 

Special thanks to Donna & Bob Funk for handling the food, drinks and deserts not to mention doing all the cooking. 

PHOTOS: By Jack Giarraffa


Photo by Bob Smrek

Photo: Bob Smrek