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« on: July 15, 2009, 08:11:40 am »
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Anybody have any experience with the Fisher 1212? I just got one yesterday on e-bay and wondered if it is a decent coin and jewelry getter? From what i have read it is comparable to a Tesoro Compadre. If so it should be a good machine. It isn't here yet but am looking forward to trying it, and the Ace 250 that is on its way, out when they get here.

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« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2009, 11:42:06 pm »
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Hello.

One knob simplicity is the only thing the 1212X has in common with the Compadre.

The frequency is lower, so it won't be as good on tiny targets and small gold, but it likes coins.

The disc is better on the Compadre too, the 1212X loves iron, no matter the disc setting.

But it is still a decent detector, you'll get fun and results with it.

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« Reply #2 on: July 16, 2009, 07:24:52 am »
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Thanks. I have an Ace 250 coming as well so will need to try them both and see which one i like the best.

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« Reply #3 on: July 16, 2009, 08:17:27 am »
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Hello Everyone . The Fisher 1212x runs at 4.2 khz and must be in motion to detect a target . The Ace 250 runs at 7.2 khz and will be easier and faster to pinpoint and locate your target ...........Regards.......Eugene

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« Reply #4 on: July 16, 2009, 08:23:54 am »
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Thanks. The 1212 is due to arrive tomorrow and the Ace on Monday, so it won't be long till i can try them both out head to head.

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