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Minelab Gold Detectors are the FIRST CHOICE for:
• Professional gold prospectors
• Small scale artisanal mining
• Serious holiday gold prospecting
• Weekend enthusiasts
• Gold specimen collectors

All Terrain Gold Detecting

The SDC 2300 is a compact high performance mid-range gold detector perfect for chasing down elusive sub-gram nuggets on land & underwater.
This compact waterproof detector comes with easy-to-use controls and is assembly-free. Quickly find more gold patches and more gold nuggets!
The SDC 2300 was field tested by Minelab professional testers in real gold fields (heavily mineralised) and delivered proven results."SDC 2300 strikes gold in field test land previously hunted by another (brand) midrange machine" - Minelab field tester
“You will find more small nuggets and fine-threaded specimen gold in mineralized soils with the SDC 2300 than any other gold detector, including the GPX 5000.”

Unit will be shipped direct from Minelab.

Minelab SDC 2300

  • Compact
    Folds to small portable size, 8.5” (216mm) by 15.7” (400mm).  Fits into carry-on luggage and most backpacks.
    Waterproof Capability
    Fully submersible to 10’ (3m) for detecting riverbeds and shorelines, allowing you to transition with ease from land to water.

    Rugged & Assembly Free
    Military grade construction, one piece detector designed to perform in the toughest conditions. No assembly required.

    Easy Patch Hunting
    Search quickly and efficiently in hard to reach and remote places to find those elusive gold bearing clustered deposits.


  • Application Gold Prospecting (waterproof 10ft)
    Technology MPF
    Frequency/Transmission Pulse Induction, Multi Period Fast (MPF)
    Coil (standard) 8" Monoloop
    Audio Output Built-in speaker & Koss waterproof headphones (not supplied)
    Headphones Supplied Koss 100 ohm headphones (supplied)
    Visual Display LED lights
    Backlight -
    USB Connectivity -
    Memory -
    Depth Indication -
    Detect Modes Normal (1-5 Sensitivity range) & Salt (1-3 Sensitivity range)
    Discrimination -
    Timings -
    Audio tone Low, High
    Audio Type -
    Ground Balance Automatic Ground Tracking (AGT) Fast Ground Balance
    Ground Balance Type Automatic Ground Tracking (AGT) Fast Ground Balance
    Trash Density -
    Pinpoint -
    Sensitivity Adjust Normal (1-5 Sensitivity range) & Salt (1-3 Sensitivity range)
    Tune / Noise Cancel Automatic scanning
    Threshold 9 audio levels
    Target Volume Adjust -
    Battery 4 x C-cell 1.2V 5000mAh Rechargeable (supplied with charger) 1.5V Alkaline (not supplied)
    Low battery alert visual LED indicator
    Length Extended: 1500mm (59.1") Collapsed: 400mm (15.7”)
    Weight 2.3kg (5.1lbs)
    Warranty 3 years control box & coil
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