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    Jun 2005
    No. Utah
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    Gold Bug II Help

    Posted this in the Service Section with no response. Thought I would post it here. I have a gold bug II it seems to work fine except with gold it aint much good. I and a friend went nugget shooting. He also has a GBII. I have a nugget I use for tests. After ground balance I am only able to pick the nugget up at about 2 inches. However my buddy with his gold bug II he is able to pick the nugget up at 8-10 inches. Even if he tunes both machines. What kind of problem might this be? I spent 4 days in good nugget country and never found a speck! However I found all kinds of trash.
    Stumped any help would be apprciated.
    Rut

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    I can dig it! "WP"

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    Install fresh batteries and try switching your coil with his. If you get the same poor results then it will have to be sent in to the factory.



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  3. #3
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    Mar 2003
    Redding,Calif.
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    Amen a switcheroo is in order as thats not right. Did you miss one of the the tuning buttons somwhere?? Tiny 7.5 inch coil ROCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! John

  4. #4
    us
    Jun 2005
    No. Utah
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    Thanks Guys. Were going to try switching coils.

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