Welcome guest, is this your first visit?
Member
Discoveries
 
Results 1 to 4 of 4
Like Tree2Likes
  • 2 Post By ivan salis

Thread: How To Use Bounty Hunter Tracker IV Discrimination Settings??

« Prev Thread | Next Thread »
  1. #1
    jp
    Jun 2009
    Japan
    Bounty Hunter Tracker IV, Garret Ace 250
    657
    Honorable Mentions (1)

    How To Use Bounty Hunter Tracker IV Discrimination Settings??

    I've had a Bounty Hunter Tracker IV for about 5 month's now, and I love it. I do the 'All Metal' setting, but I want to start discriminating junk. Does anyone know how to do that? Will it work for Japanese coins? And finally, if you discriminate, wouldn't you have the possibility of missing something valuable?

    Thanks.



    <a href='http://www.irazoo.com/ReferedNewUser.aspx?Refby=Coins4Cheese'><img src='http://www.iRazoo.com/images/irazoo_Winwithme.jpg' border='0'/></a>

  2. #2
    us
    da book worm--researcher

    Feb 2007
    callahan,fl
    delta 4000 / ace 250 - used BH and many others too
    14,459
    738 times
    Honorable Mentions (1)

    Re: How To Use Bounty Hunter Tracker IV Discrimination Settings??

    ah I can help you -- once you go into the "discrimate" mode --everything lower than the level you set it at will be missed --think of it as a metal ignore level knob* first metal ignored is iron * then comes aluminum* closely followed by gold ( aluminum and gold have very close conductivity ratings) which is how a detector sort one type of metal from another * to find as much gold as possible with as little tabs / trash digging as possible --- get a gold item and a pull tab * put them on metal free dirt about 3 feet apart (check in all metal mode that the ground is metal free first)---now switch over to disc mode via the toggle switch*--- lower the disc knob level to 0 --full left) -- run over both items --beep beep --now slowly up the disc level to the right while waving the coil over the tab until it no longer rings up -- now check and see that it the gold item still rings up --if not very very slowly drop the disc level until it does "beep" on the gold item ---the gold should make sound crisp and clear "beep" and the tab should either not ring up or come in rather "broken up" sounding --the sound differance should be quite noticible

    try it and let me know how this works for you at this setting level you will lose iron items and aluminum items ---but the rest of the metals like nickle , gold, copper and silver should still remain "in" and findible
    floridabruce and Archaic98 like this.

  3. #3
    Charter Member
    us
    I can dig it! "WP"

    Mar 2007
    Bounty Hunter's, Whites TM 808, Whites GMT, Suction Dredges, Hand Dredges, Trommels, Gold Vacs, High Bankers, Fluid bed Gold Traps, Gold Pans, Sluices, Dry Washers, Miller Tables, Rp4 Wave table, etc.
    4,640
    1811 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting

    Re: How To Use Bounty Hunter Tracker IV Discrimination Settings??

    Yep .....what Ivan said.

    Also......
    Put different japanese coins under the coil to see how they sound, sometimes you have to adjust the sensitivity knob as well as the discriminate knob to tune it in just right. (typically you can raise the sensitivity while in disc or tone mode) You will lose some depth capability when not in all metal mode however.



    GG~
    ~Diggin The Adventure~
    Visit My Personal Forum Pages

  4. #4
    us
    d3t3ctr0n

    Apr 2013
    Texas U.S.A.
    Garrett Ace 150
    178
    73 times
    Metal Detecting
    That sounds like a great idea Ivan. I didn't think to try that to set the unit. I appreciate the advice!

    Treasure Hunting Count to Date - [CLAD - 479] [Silver - 0] [Gold - 0] [Jewelry - 3]
    <[OLD COIN FINDS - 1944D and 1955D Wheaties]> - Using the Garrett Ace 350

 

 

Home | Forum | Active Topics | What's New

Sponsors

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Search tags for this page

best bounty hunter silver setting
,
best settings for bounty hunter tracker iv
,
bounty hunter iv settings
,
bounty hunter metal detectors settings tracker iv
,
bounty hunter tracker 4 settings
,
bounty hunter tracker iv easiest way to find gold
,

bounty hunter tracker iv settings

,
how to adjust settings on bounty hunter metal detector
,
how to use bounty hunter tracker iv
,
settings for bounty hunter tracker iv
Click on a term to search for related topics.
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.1.3