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Talk me out of getting the nox 600

… And into the 800?

I got an at pro 3 years ago as a first detector and have never totally happy with it, found a few things but more frustration than anything.

The majority of my detecting is done at the beach.

Will the 600 be a noticeable change/improvement over the at pro?

Ive got an at pro and most of my work is at beach.
After talking to a master on this forum i was able to start dialing in the at pro.
No its not a pi machine which i will get for full saltwater work but man ive had some good finds with this machine and as for dirt…its awesome.

So beach dry sand at pro.damp salt sand dial it in.
Pro zero.
Constant ground balance moving between damp and dry or damp and wet.
Dial back sensitivity so just chirping in bavkground.
It works not as well as a pi in that situation but still damn good.

I run pro zero, no discrimination, sensitivity on about the the second or third notch (sometimes lower), and ground balance constantly.

There’s been many times where I’ve dug a massive hole/trench for a solid sound that just dissappears, and iffy sounds are 50/50. This all could be user error though.

The nox is an incredibly stable on the beach had my 800 for a year now and my gold and silver count keeps going up. The multi frequency make a big difference and does the recovery speed especially in iron infested areas.

Are the extra settings worth it or just nice to have?

How often do you use the 7-8 recovery, the extra tone/threshold, user profiles, the low medium high back-light, or the wm08.

Just nice to have I guess. I mainly got the 800 because I wanted the wireless headphones. I mainly just use the presets park1 & beach2 haven’t played with settings much as I haven’t needed too.