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Minelab CTX-3030 Metal Detectors
The waterproof all-terrain CTX 3030 is the ultimate high performance TREASURE detector.
Discover more historical treasures with the most accurate target identification available. With a full color LCD and advanced Target Trace discrimination you will find more treasure, even among junk littered areas, in all ground conditions.
Enjoy the freedom of wireless audio with the versatility of built-in speaker and headphone options.
With Minelab's exclusive integrated GPS, you can navigate to your favorite locations and record your finds. Transfer your detecting information onto Google Maps using the XChange 2 PC application.
Best Of All - Easy To Use!
'Switch on and go' simplicity, five preset Search Modes and many automatic functions make it easy for the beginner to get started. Advanced features are easily accessible at the touch of a button for the experienced treasure hunter.
With the unrivalled performance of the CTX 3030
The Future of Discovery!
Getting Started with the CTX 3030
In the Getting Started with the CTX 3030 video you will see the difference between the two model variants: the Standard and Starter Pack. Assembling the CTX 3030 is a breeze and the video shows you just how simple it is to put together and charge the supplied Li-Ion battery. Then you’ll see a quick overview of the control panel, and how the buttons and functions have been laid out to make the detector intuitive and easy to use.
CTX 3030 Discrimination Advantages
In the Discrimination Advantages video learn about the revolutionary discrimination features of the CTX 3030 metal detector, such as Target Trace, Target Trace Pinpoint, Tone ID Profiles, Ferrous-Coin Separation and Ground-Coin Separation.
CTX 3030 The Future of Discovery
Learn about the new CTX 3030 treasure detector from Minelab. In this introductory video you’ll discover the main features of this revolutionary detector, such as the colour Smartfind 2 display, integrated GPS and PC mapping with XChange 2.
Go Detecting Anywhere with the CTX 3030
Nenad Lonic explains the waterproof features of the CTX 3030 and provides some tips about how to prepare the detector for use in water. The CTX 3030 can be fully submersed in water up to a depth of three metres in both fresh and salt water. Waterproof headphones are available as an optional accessory as well as two waterproof smart coils; CTX 06 (6-inch coil) and CTX 17 (17 x 13-inch coil).
Low conductive and high conductive coins
High conductive coin and ferrous trash
Low conductive coin and ferrous trash
Erratic Target Trace indicating rusty junk
Choose from 10 customisable Search Modes. Five of these modes are preset to get you started (Coins, Beach, Relic, Silver and High Trash). Each Search Mode has two adjustable discrimination patterns.
Customise the Map and Detect screens to display the information you want see. (E.g. Large ID Panel, Navigation Tool, Sensitivity Panel and GPS coordinates.)
Easily access and sort your detecting and location data for quick reference in the field. View the details and navigate to your saved WayPoints, FindPoints, and GeoHunts.
Set up your detector for the most convenient operation with your preferred options. (E.g. Wireless, Backlight, GPS, Locality, Time Zone and measurement Units.)
Also gives options for language selection and detector reset.
Manual and Automatic Sensitivity options to maximise detection depth in all ground conditions.
Manual and Automatic Noise Cancel options to minimise external interference. This ensures faint target signals can be heard.
Improved ability to effectively 'see through' heavily mineralised ground. This can enable accurate detection at greater depth in these conditions.
Threshold and Volume options to optimise Audio settings for your personal hearing and detecting surroundings.
Select from many functions and assign your favourite 'shortcut'.
Your world of discovery can now be simply managed on your PC. XChange 2 allows you to store and retrieve detecting data, and also display this on Google Maps.
It has never been easier to keep track of your detecting adventures and plan your next hunt. XChange 2 will change the way you go detecting – forever!
Add text comments and photos to your finds and/or hunts.
Important detecting information can now all be stored in one place with one PC application.
Create and edit discrimination patterns on your PC and then download them to your detector.
Each detector Search Mode contains two discrimination patterns
Customise Tone ID Profiles by changing the size and frequency of each section.
Then download to your CTX 3030 for advanced detecting!
Personalise your CTX 3030 even further by adjusting univeral detector settings such as Audio, Sensitivity, Backlight, Wireless and GPS.
With FBS 2, Smartfind 2, GPSi and Wi-Stream, Minelab takes the World's Best Metal Detection Technologies to the next level of performance.
FBS 2 combines Minelab's FBS multiple frequency rectangular-wave transmission (1.5 kHz –100 kHz) with advanced digital coil-to-detector communications.
The precisely calibrated smart coils and detector electronics allow advanced signal analysis for more accurate detection.
Smartfind 2 greatly enhances Minelab's FeCo Discrimination to analyse and display a target's Ferrous (Fe) and Conductive (Co) properties on a full colour LCD.
Ultra-fast microcontrollers carry out digital signal processing to provide significantly improved target separation.
GPSi uses the high performance and flexibility of a u-blox GPS positioning engine to seamlessly integrate location and time data with detector settings and target information.
This creates WayPoint, FindPoint and GeoHunt files that are compatible with XChange 2.
Wi-Stream uses efficient low-power digital audio transmission to achieve no perceivable audio time lag (<10 ms) from the CTX 3030 to the WM 10.
With multiple channel capability, this wireless technology provides reliable communication with maximum sound quality.
The waterproof 6-inch round Double-D coil is very sensitive to small targets, and perfect for finding treasure in high trash areas. It is also ideal for manoeuvring in difficult terrain. A protective skidplate is included.
The waterproof 17 × 13-inch elliptical Double-D coil provides maximum depth for specialised treasure hunting. It is also great for wide ground coverage in open spaces. A protective skidplate is included.
These fully submersible headphones provide excellent audio for all weather conditions and underwater use.
This module provides clear wireless audio without any perceivable time delay. Use the built-in speaker or your choice of headphones.
*Supplied with Standard Pack only. Available as accessory for Starter Pack.
Forgotten to charge your battery? This pack provides the option of using 8 x AA cells as an alternate power source.
*Supplied with Standard Pack only. Available as accessory for Starter Pack. Not supplied with AA battery cells