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Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: mcb613
Date: October 24, 2015 03:10PM
Gonna be wiyh the master tomorrow in Aberdeen! Cant wait!

Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: mcb613
Date: October 25, 2015 05:36PM
Great course today Andy!!!! A couple of things to mention... I would have a critique at the end to help with new ideas. Also would ad some video clips with audio of "iffy" target. Obviously its easy with clean targets, but the key is getting the finer tips on those " not so clean" targets. Thanks again, look forward to the periodic news letter.

Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: columbia_u2
Date: October 25, 2015 05:56PM
I agree that it was a great course today. I only wish it was on a Saturday, but that is not you fault. Both you and your wife are great people you are an excellent instructor. I agree with the video comment. But the course is well Worth the price and recommend it to everyone.

Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: McClod
Date: November 27, 2015 12:29PM
I'd like to take their class as well but ladt time I checked I didn't see any being given in the Portland ORE area or Pacific NW.

Sure would be great if they had a video version of the class that covers everything, iffy targets etc. I bet it would be a great seller everywhere for folks with the CTX that can't make it to a class. That would be a very interesting video to have, I wonder if that would be considered? Just an idea :-)

One guy I hunted with occassionally was at an older local park where we've found silver coins from time to time, he saw a guy all decked out in Minelab close from head to toe so he started talking to him and and the man said he was a "Pro" (whatever that means lol) and apparently he IS because he showed my friend 9 silver coins he'd found in that 1 park on his 1st ever hunt in ot, he was from out of town visiting, we'll we've hunted this park and everyone I've hunted with around here was quite suprised by the fact he'd found 9 in one hunt, we've all found a few here and there, but the man told my friend it's just a matter of learning how to listen for those coin shaped tones and knowing that silver does not always giver those higher silver TID numbers, and obviously it takes lots of experience nd in my year and a half hunting with the CTX I obviously have NOT acquired said experience, but I sure would like to be able to get the most out of my CTX!

I've managed to find my deepest silver dime am next to oldest (1915, oldest was 1914 barber a week before) barber at 11 inches, using the 17 inch coil and it was very iffy!!! But I dug it and was rather shocked when I saw the barber shining up at me. If I could only do that consistently I would feel great!!! Some have scoffed at me when I told them how deep that coin was, I measured it and the hole was to the top of my lesche, those scoffers, 1 being a man that's detected over 50 years now and a very well respected man in the field, use Whites detectors with small coils, but it didn't matter, I was very impressed by the depth I got with that trash can lid sized coil, now if only I can master it!!!

Sorry for the ramble, got carried away by how amazing and helpful the classes sound and went into dream mode of the day I learn how to take advantage of my CTX.



Minelab CTX 3030, 2 Garrett propointers & Whites TRX Pinpointer. 2014 Finds: Silver Coins - 25 === Silver Rings - 7 === Gold Jewelry - Coming soon I hope! Oldest coin = 1914 Barber dime.

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Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: Jason in Enid
Date: November 27, 2015 07:47PM
Any word on when a list of dates and locations for 2016 will be ready?

Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: casabisch
Date: December 18, 2015 03:41PM
The list of 2016 dates are available and are posted through June.. July's date will be up soon.. You can find the list at www.minelabfbsbootcamp.com look under schedules for the list....


Happy Hunting
Charlene Sabisch
Treasure Hunting Outfitters
www.TreasureHuntingOutfitters.com
“Experience the Thrill of Uncovering Lost Treasure!”
423-342-2522
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Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: USMC Reaper
Date: December 20, 2015 06:02PM
I'll be there

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Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: AngelicStorm
Date: December 31, 2015 05:42PM
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JoeinMemphis
Here is the site with dates and places. http://www.minelabfbsbootcamp.com/index.html Definitely a worthwhile experience.
Joe

It would probably be a worthwhile experience that pays off in the long run.



What I have found so far in 2016

Clad: $9.29
Wheat Pennies: 43, Best:1909
Indian Head Pennies: 4, Best:1879

Buffalo Nickels: 1

Roosevelt Dimes: 1 1957
Mercury Dimes: 3 Best:1918-D

Military Finds: 3
Old Tokens: 3

Jewelry: 3 (1 Gold & 2 Silver)

Oldest Identified Copper: King George II Half Penny 1727-1760 | Oldest Identified Silver: 1802 Spanish 1/2 Reale | Oldest U.S. Coin: 1829 Half Dime | Oldest Token: 1824 Presidential | Oldest Half Dollar: 1902 - O | Oldest Quarter: 1899 | Oldest Dime: 1839 | Oldest Nickel: 1867 Shield Nickel | Oldest Large Cent: 1818 | Oldest Small Cent: 1864x2

Largest Gold: 10k Starburst Ring w/Jewel

My youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZEceT-EGQwjqff6So945yw/videos



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:clapping:Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: tbw
Date: January 04, 2016 04:32PM
Just spoke to Charlene Sabisch about possibly holding a CTX 3030 Boot Camp somewhere on the West Coast. She indicated at this time there were no concrete plans to do so. However, there is a conversation with a Northern Nevada Club about the possibility of holding a Boot Camp. Sounded like if there was enough interest in a CTX 3030 Boot Camp here in Northern Nevada, it might happen.

Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: Bishop2012
Date: January 07, 2016 09:14PM
Yes! I will be at the Petersburg Bootcamp I already bought my ticket. It's right down the road from me.

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Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: JoeinMemphis
Date: January 11, 2016 12:44PM
You will LOVE IT! Very informative.



Oldest Coin: 1852 Seated Dime.
Minelab CTX 3030, CTX-06, CTX-11 & CTX-17 Coils.
Minelab Explorer SE Pro & X-1 Probe, Detech 6" DD EXcelerator coil, Detech 18X15 SEF Butterfly Coil.
Minelab Excalibur II 1000.
Tesoro Tiger Shark W/ 8" & 10" coils.
Garrett GTP 1350.
Garrett ACE 250, 4.5" Super Sniper.
Garrett Master Hunter 5, 8" & 4.5" Super Sniper. (First Detector)

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Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: NYRaider
Date: March 02, 2016 04:59PM
fishkill ny, june 4-6, 2016

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Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: GKMan
Date: March 24, 2016 02:33PM
Look forward to being there..



Gary
Dutchess County New York
I love The Game of Tones....
https://www.youtube.com/user/gkillmer
Present: CTX 3030, Detectorpro Uniprobe
Past: Minelab E-Trac, Explorer II, Sovereign
Oldest US Coin: 1793 Liberty Cap Cent
Story here http://goo.gl/1GR9cR

Oldest Silver: 1776 1/2 Reale
Story here http://goo.gl/KaY13f
Oldest US Silver 1851 Half Dime

Oldest Coin: 169? King William 1/2 penny
Story here http://goo.gl/xKjtrQ

Oldest Find: 3500 to 5000 year old Copper Adz
Story here http://goo.gl/Xr6qIM


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Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: prankster2u
Date: March 24, 2016 07:32PM
I just booked for the Fishkill boot camp. Can't wait.

Re: CTX 3030 Boot Camp
Posted by: JodyReb
Date: April 19, 2016 09:07AM
Andy, Will you be coming anywhere close to Dallas, TX soon?

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