Logging Metal Detector
Model P-3000 Portable Metal Detector is a lightweight, sturdy,
reliable unit designed to help you locate metal in logs or standing
tradition of quality that marks over 50 years in the design and
manufacture of Metal Detectors, the P-3000 stands ready to reduce
tramp metal damage at your mill.
can be pinpointed to a narrow band along the log. The unit is
easy to calibrate and operate. Sound volume can be adjusted to
override noisy mill environments. Earphones may also be used.
Direct Repair Service
Two Year Warranty-Parts & Labor
P-3000 Control Panel
Weight: Approx. 8 lbs.
Length: 51 1/2" - 57" adjustable
Power Supply: 17.5 volt
Solid State Circuitry
Adjustable Sound Level (0-90db)
Includes: earphone, shoulder strap, rechargeable battery pack
All New Updated Circuitry
(than previous models)
(warns when unit needs recalibrating)
Adjustable Handle Length
Adjustable Search Head & Chassis
(for individual users comfort)
One Piece Coil Head Construction
(provides greater durability & protection from moisture)
Battery Check Indicator
(quickly lets you know if unit needs recharging)
Regulated Battery Pack
(ten hours of continuous use without loss of sensitivity)
(shipped in hinged wooden crate)
(handle breaks down into two pieces)
(designed for industrial use)
All Distances in inches from point A*
items can not be detected at distances farther away than shown
in the above chart.
sensitivity position is a continuous sound mode and can be used
while pinpointing metal location.
method of scanning logs
will insure that the entire surface of the log is scanned by the
surface (ground, deck, concrete floor) must be free of metal in
order not to interfere with electromagnetic field of the search
Place search head close to the log surface and scan the entire
length of the log as shown in diagram to left.
Move to other side of the log and repeat step 1.
Roll log over as required to expose unscanned surfaces. Scan the
rest of the circumference of the log covering the complete
surface of the log. Overlap longitudinal sweeps to prevent