The 1280X Aquanaut is a user-friendly metal detector that simplifies the treasure hunting experience. With its automatic turn-on-and-go operation, it eliminates the need for fine tuning, threshold adjustments, and ground balancing. Simply turn it on, adjust the sensitivity, discrimination, and volume, and you’re ready for hours of worry-free hunting. This versatile detector is fully collapsible, submersible up to 250 feet (76 m), and features a removable control housing with belt-mount attachment for added convenience. The package includes an arm strap and uses 8 AA batteries for up to 75 hours of battery life. The 10” (25 cm) concentric round open searchcoil and 2.4 kHz operating frequency make it perfect for deep seeking and a variety of ground conditions. With a weight of just 6.3 lbs (2.9 kg) it is easy to carry around.