E-Trac Tadpole Patterns

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E-Trac Tadpole Patterns

Post by Wigeon » Tue Mar 05, 2019 7:17 pm

The Mercian Heritage Group post three tadpole patterns for the E-Trac on their website.
http://www.m-h-group.org.uk/E-Trac%20Patterns.htm

I have been using #1 which has the least discrimination. It can get a bit 'chirpy' sometimes but definitely finds cut quarters.

Can experienced E-Trac users tell me what the differences are between #1, #2 and #3 and how they could affect performance please ?


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Re: E-Trac Tadpole Patterns

Post by Wigeon » Sat Mar 09, 2019 8:37 am

I had a very helpful reply from Des Dunne via other means.
Des takes the view that the effect of the different patterns would be minimal on E-trac's performance. He advised that sensitivity level/ground mineralisation would be responsible for the 'chirping'.
On the field in question E-trac runs at 24 on Auto (27 on +3) but will not stand 29/30 on manual.
Thank you Des ::g .
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Re: E-Trac Tadpole Patterns

Post by JBM » Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:13 am

Des always was a great help and thats going back many years.

What he does not know about Minelab products and many others isn't worth knowing. ::g

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Re: E-Trac Tadpole Patterns

Post by bob79 » Sat Mar 09, 2019 5:54 pm

JBM wrote:
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:13 am
Des always was a great help and thats going back many years.

What he does not know about Minelab products and many others isn't worth knowing. ::g

Happy Hunting,

Jerry.
Just a shame the new owners of Minelab couldn't see that when it came to a cost cutting exercise and released him, Jerry.

Bob

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