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Post by Ciara » Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:12 pm

Hi, quick intro as I thanked a few comments today. A newbie without a detector as yet but looking at Tesoro as analogue appeals and on a strict budget. SW England but starting in Normandy.



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Re: Newbie

Post by Tetra73 » Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:46 pm

Welcome to the forums from Cornwall ::g

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Re: Newbie

Post by Slapster » Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:54 pm

Another warm welcome from Cornwall - you say South West - how far down?
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Re: Newbie

Post by Oxgirl36 » Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:38 pm

Welcome to the MDF :D I hope you get help here on your detector choice. There are special sections on all different types of detectors over there l;/ , I hope they help ::g
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Re: Newbie

Post by littleboot » Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:31 pm

Hello...I am in Normandy. You say starting....have you a permission over here or are you thinking of beaches?
Tesoro is a good starting machine and I had lots of success with mine. I had a Tesoro made for the French market called a Tesoro L'Invincible. Very nice machine to use and light too. Unlike many Tesoros it had different tones which helped distinguish between signals for Iron and for the good stuff.
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Re: Newbie

Post by Ciara » Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:37 pm

Hi all, great to get your messages. Some answers to questions: location in England - not too far down, in Exeter for now. Normandy - well, we're (two of us) thinking of various bits of land that friends own though we haven't asked yet (not listed sites - that would be a bit silly really ... we've also had the warnings from the Fr detector shop and subsequently read the threads on this forum). And a Laser Rapier II is the machine on which I'll get going, an occasional lend from a friend so I have a feeling the Tesoro will be coming along sooner rather than later. Good to know about the Invincible. :D

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Re: Newbie

Post by sweepstick47 » Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:52 pm

Hello Ciara and another::g Welcome aboard the forums. I'm sure you will get on well with a Tesoro regardless of the model you choose, they have been and still are in some quarters regarded as a very capable lightweight, no nonsense machine. My Eldorao is still in use as a back-up despite it's 30 yrs in service. Good Luck and I hope you both enjoy your time with us on the forum.
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Re: Newbie

Post by FUBAR » Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:18 pm

Hi and welcome to the forum.Greetings from East Riding.

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