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F3 COMPACT Mine Detector Hand held metal detector The F3 Compact incorporates all of the capabilities of the proven standard F3 but with greatly reduced size and weight.

Pules Induction metal detector, using Minelab's BiPolar Multi Period Sensing Technology. A compact mine detector with full performance.


Transmission frequency 1.25 kHz
Audio output Internal Loudspeaker and Earset
Visual display LED display
Depth indication No
Sensitive adjustment 1
Ground balance 1
Ground balance information Fixed ground balance
Connectivity RS232

Battery C cell batteries, quantity four (4)
Low battery alert 1
Low battery alert information Low battery alarm (audio and visual)
Rechargeable 1
Operating time 13 hours
Operating time information Greater than 13 hours with 5Ah batteries
Battery charger provided 1
Battery charger information Optional battery charger

Length 1490 mm
Weight 2.7 kg
Search head size 200 mm
Shape circular (round)
Transport case provided 1
Transport case information Rugged transport case
Transport case weight 7 kg
Transport case weight info Transport case with detector and accessories

Factory support Full Integrated Logistic Support. Operations and Service Manuals can be downloaded from the Minelab webpages. Training and spare parts available from Minelab (on request).
Warranty 15 months
Humidity (limitations) Water proof, IP 68, MIL STD 810G
Water resistant 1
Temperature limitations -30C to 60C

Base price 3237 €
Reduction for higher quantity Price reduction available for higher quantities, contact Minelab for details and quote.

Additional equipment Accessories and spare parts
Detectors systems in use to date Greater than 3,700 units