What is ground balance function for, and how does it influence the metal detecting process?

When I took up metal detecting, I didn’t understand much, especially when I heard such words as discrimination, ground balance, mineralization, etc. I didn’t adjust the ground balance. I just turned the metal detector in and hurried to start treasure hunting.

Moreover, even sometime later, I was still using automatic manufacturer’s settings, and these were quite enough for me. Only when I became a more experienced digger, I started to see how important is proper setting and adjusting of the ground balance. This is the experience I’d like to share with you here.

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Minelab GPX 6000

Not all diggers know that Minelab belongs to the Codan Limited group of companies, which publish a financial report and a presentation for investors every year. The financial year of 2021 has already begun in Codan, and it will end in July 2021, so the company has published its plans. Among them, you can find a plan to release a new metal detector for gold prospecting – Minelab GPX 6000.

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Garrett Apex

This article is about the Garrett Apex metal detector. We’ll renew and update the article with relevant information once we receive it to make sure that all the provided information is up to date. The article contains information about the device operating frequency, its search coil, whether headphones are included in the device package set, how long it can function using one battery charge, and other details.

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Metal detector brands

For a long time, the metal detector market has been quite conservative. In fact, it was divided between several large companies, which were the leading ones in this or that segment or region. As a rule, these were USA and Australian companies, but the power balance has changed with time. Below we’ll discuss metal detector brands, including those, appeared quite recently.

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