Minelab X-TERRA 305 Metal Detector: The Ultimate Outdoor Companion Comes to Town
It is on a holiday, armed with an eye patch and a sword by his side, the young pirate is set on a treasure hunt, and a chest full of Gold, all he needs now is a companion, a guide that will direct him to the treasure.
Luckily for you, our young explorer and pirate friend, you don’t have to sail to the end of the world to find it, we have found you a companion to help you find that treasure, we have found the Minelab X-TERRA 305 Metal Detector.
The Minelab X-TERRA 305 Metal Detector will also suit you, if you are an adult, whether you are searching for your lost ring or locating the underground property marker pipes, and who knows, you may even find your retirement nest egg if you look hard enough.
The Minelab X-TERRA 305 Metal Detector is a professional metal detector aimed at children, who has a blend of fantastic and easy to handle design and lightweight, makes these metal detectors a great companion for your outdoor escapades.
The metal detector also incorporates two operating modes of control, The All-metal, and Discrimination. The All-metal mode detects all kinds of metals, although it does not inform you of the type of metal found. The discrimination setting identifies and eliminates objects made of iron and other unwanted materials, and you can determine what it is before you dig it up, it has an efficiency range of 5 inches in depth. The target
indicator meter is also provided to measure the signal strength of coin-sized objects, increasing the signal as you get nearer to the concealed metal.
The Minelab X-TERRA 305 Metal Detector will give you an experience that is reserved only for expensive metal detectors, at a fraction of the price and with a good compromise between metal detection and weight; we get a workmanship that is a first in its class.
X-Terra 305 Top Features
True Digital VFLEX technology – Change frequency by changing coils
Compatible 7kHz and 18.75kHz coils
Ground Balance with manual adjustment of 0-20
Two preset patterns
Choice of one, two or three tone ID’s
Threshold adjustment, with a range of -5 to 25
Noise Cancel function
Rapid recovery Pinpoint with variable tone and graphical indicator.
Target Volume adjust (0-10)
Batteries: 4 x AA batteries
- Comfortable in handling, lightweight and ergonomic design
- Recommended for children aged 6-12
- Has a discrimination setting, eliminating iron and other unwanted items
- Detects large metal objects at 3 inches deep and coin-sized objects at a depth of up to 5 inches in depth
- Signal strength indicated by a target indicator which intensification in volume as targets gets nearer
- Visual Battery life indicator
- 6, 1/2 enclosed weather resistance coil
- 1 Year warranty
- Adjustable length
The Minelab X-TERRA 305 Metal Detector comes in a ready to use package, and all that you require is the 2, 9 volts batteries that are needed to power the device, as they are not included. One of its features is the discrimination control that you could use to filter out unwanted metal signals, mainly iron related metals and other useless junk and will help you concentrate on finding valuable items.
The buzz/beep tones are produced by the metal detector you can hear them through its inbuilt speakers that are situated just below the display, though it does not have an option for an audio jack, for earphones to plug in. Though the Minelab is weatherproof and you can use it on virtually any ground including the beach, it is not designed to be used in water; therefore, it is not waterproof, and any such use would only lead to product damage and void a warranty given by the manufacturer.
This metal detector is small and does not have as many features as the higher end detectors available on the market, but it is ideal for kids. For those that have children who are in the age bracket, but taller for their age, it will still do as it has a maximum adjustable length 01 24 inches, and it will work well for kids with varying height and age, mostly from 6 to 12 years.
- Manufacturer: Minelab
- ASIN: B0007VBRUE
- Model Number: X-TERRA 305
- Measures approximately: 22 .6 .5 inches
- Product Weight: 5.6 ounces
- Shipping Weight: 2.1 pounds
- Country of Origin: USA
- Department Patio: Lawn and Garden
- Batteries: 2, 9 volts’ batteries required
First Texas Company is a company that has been producing metal detectors for many years and is responsible for the Minelab Metal Detectors line. Most of their products are designed for the beginner level, but they produce some advanced metal detectors too. All Minelab products come with an adjustable sensitivity, a single 6.6 kHz frequency, two modes of operations (All metal and discrimination). and require 2. 9 volts’ battery to run on.