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Vortex VX5 Metal Detector

Item No. GAR1142860
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Vortex VX5 Metal Detector

Item No. GAR1142860
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Next Shipment December 2038
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The entry Vortex model is loaded with features and provides fast, fixed Recovery Speed on adjacent targets. Fully waterproof to 16 feet (5m). Single and Multi-Frequency options. Single-tier MD-MF Target ID scale. Three audio tones.

Light Weight and Collapsible

Compacts to 24.75" (62.86 cm) and extends to 56.75" (144.14 cm). Weight: 3 lbs. (1.38 kg) with coil cover installed.

MD-MF Technology

The world’s first fully upgradeable waterproof detector series! As your skills increase, you can opt to convert your VX-5 to a VX-7 or VX-9 model with software updates. Each Vortex model upgrade includes additional operating frequencies, more advanced features, and more power!

Frequency Options

Choose a powerful single frequency (13 kHz) or search with Vortex’s simultaneous Multi-Frequency option to achieve excellent detection on all targets in all soils.

Search Mode Versatility

Zero Discrimination, Standard Mode (ideal for hunting relics, jewelry, and most international coins), US Coins Mode, and Custom Mode.

Submersible Up to 16 Feet

Search streams, lakes, and the ocean coast with your Vortex.

Search With Confidence

Fast Target Recovery Speed, Excellent Detection Depth and Target ID accuracy, Backlit LCD for night operation, Rechargeable Battery, and Built-in lithium ion battery provides approximately 15 hours of search time per charge. Lightweight and Collapsible and 3-Tone Audible Target ID.

Easy Access Menu

Hi-Resolution Ground Balance, Volume Control, Eight Sensitivity/ Depth Adjustments, Iron Audio, Four Search Modes + Pinpoint, Frequency Shift, and Backlight.

Product Specifications

Manufacturer # 1142860