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    Oct 2017
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    All Types Of Treasure Hunting

    Had a signal, then it was gone...

    So a buddy and I went out to check the swimming spots on a local lake. I kept getting signals from 40-50 on my at pro, 6-8" deep.
    Every time I'd dig, the signal would disappear. Not in the plug and not in the hole. It happened often enough I just ignored anything in that range.

    It did appear the soil changed from sand to a clay/ sandy black soil...

    So what was I experiencing?

  2. #2
    May 2011
    tujunga ca
    xlt mxt gmz whites
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    sometimes it something that is really rusty,then it falls apart.

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    Sometimes it is a piece of foil that floats away as you scoop.
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    Mar 2011
    San Diego
    Equinox 800, Treasure Probe IV, E-Trac, 3 Excal 1000's, White's GM3 V-sat. White's TM808, VibraProbe, 15" NEL Attack, 5X10 Joey, Steath 920ix and 720i, TRX, etc....
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    Might be changes of mineralization or too high a sensitivity setting......or a combination of the two. Try turning down the sensitivity and/or take it out of Pro, like you would have to do on a salt water beach.
    "jus cuz it's wrote down, don't make it so"

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    Oct 2017
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    I was leaning towards mineralization changes since the soil changed color and density.
    Thanks for the sanity check... I kinda felt like a racoon washing cotton candy...
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