Target I'd numbers nox 800

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Target I'd numbers nox 800

Post by Chriscam » Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:57 pm

Hi all
Have had the nox 800 for a couple of months now but still unsure if it's set up correctly on land 1 . There is no issue with finding targets but whether its gold silver, lead or bronze, the target I'd number doesn't vary much , we are talking between +10 + 32 . These readings seem very low for the different metals compared to the whites dfx.
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Re: Target I'd numbers nox 800

Post by Bargeman » Tue Aug 13, 2019 9:05 pm

That is how it rolls, those numbers seem fine to me ::g



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Re: Target I'd numbers nox 800

Post by Bargeman » Tue Aug 13, 2019 9:13 pm

Here is a post I made way back when regarding Nox silver numbers....

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Re: Target I'd numbers nox 800

Post by Easylife » Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:14 pm

Chriscam wrote:
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:57 pm
We are talking between +10 + 32 . These readings seem very low for the different metals compared to the whites dfx.
The Nox uses a different scale that is somewhat compressed. It's okay once you get used to it. 10 equates to about 56 and 32 to about 96 on some other machines. :D
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Re: Target I'd numbers nox 800

Post by Chriscam » Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:40 am

Thanks for your feedback its much appreciated , with this been the first minelab I have had it will take some getting used to. ::g ::g

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Re: Target I'd numbers nox 800

Post by fred » Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:10 am

Chriscam wrote:
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:40 am
Thanks for your feedback its much appreciated , with this been the first minelab I have had it will take some getting used to. ::g ::g
As you get used to it you will start to recognise certain combinations of sound, shape and number. Even the way that numbers flicker can help ID a target. :D
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Re: Target I'd numbers nox 800

Post by slowsweep » Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:46 am

dig all positive tones and ignore the numbers. ;)
lots of MD related stuff ;))

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