Score Card
  • Performance & Usability
  • Electrical/Digital Features
  • Depth Detection
  • Target Identification
  • Price Point
  • Battery Life
  • Weight and Balance
  • Warranty and Support
Pros: Would make a good gift for a youth just starting out. Is water proof and easy to use.
Cons: Being a import from China quality can be questionable, acoustics and meter will most likely not stand the test of time.

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The Ground EFX Youth Analog Metal Detector is designed with kids in mind. Though, it is a imported product from China, user testimonial has maintained that it is fairly durable. It has a adjustable length from 26″ to 36″. The 6.5″ circular coil is submersible up to 24″ deep and can detect coins to 5″ deep and larger metal up to 24″ deep. The eliminator control dial is simple to use and can be tuned to eliminate most unwanted ferrous targets. It is recommended at first to keep this discriminator control turned off until more experience is gained.

  • Detect coins up to 5″ deep, larger metal up to 24″
  • Volume varies depending on signal strength
  • Designed to withstand the rigors of child use

  • Product Dimensions: 26 x 5 x 8.8 inches ; 3.2 pounds
  • 6.5″ circular coil submersible up to 24″
  • Unit length adjustable from 26″ to 36″
  • Uses two 9V batteries (not included)

Company Information:
Distributor specific as this metal detector is a imported product from China