Fisher 1280x Metal Detector
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If it's in the Ground or in the Water
a Metal Detector will Find it!!

Hunt anywhere with the 1280-X Aquanaut
Search on Land or in Shallow Water

Underwater Metal Detector
Discriminating, Simple to Use, Rugged and Affordable

The deep-seeking, submersible, Aquanaut features automatic turn on and go operation for salt water, fresh water or land use.  VF discrimination, target strength LED and our patented quartz-crystal circuitry offers up to 75 hours of battery life. For added ease of use, the control box converts to a belt mount.

  • VF-Dscrimination: Full Range Trash Rejection Potentiometer
  • Power On/Off Volume: Dual function potentiometer and switch
  • Battery Test / Sensitivity: Dual Function Potentiometer and Switch
  • Automatic turn on and go operation
  • Salt water, fresh water or land use
  • Leakproof to 250 feet
  • Up to 75 hours of battery life
  • Ignores small pieces of trash
  • Patented quartz-crystal circuitry
  • Converts to belt mount
  • Audio and visual target
Technical Specifications
  • Search Mode VF-Discrimination, Slow Motion
  • Weight
    • 8" Coil
      • 5.1 lbs. Complete (with headset)
      • 2.3 lbs. Search coil
      • 2.3 lbs. Control Housing
    • 10" Coil
      • 5.4 lbs. Complete (with headset)
      • 2.6 lbs. Search coil
      • 2.6 lbs. Control Housing
  • Length Collapsed 33", Extended 49"
  • Hipmounting Belt clip for detachable control housing
  • Submersible to 250 feet
  • Operates in salt water, fresh water and land
  • Visual Target Response Light Emitting Diode (LED)
  • Batteries (8) 1.5 Volt AA Penlight
  • Battery Life
    • Carbon Zinc 30-50 hours
    • Alkaline 60-80 hours
  • Headset is Piezo Electric, Custom Design
  • 2 Year Limited Warranty