Minelab X-TERRA 305 Metal Detector

Product Code: 3704-0107

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Minelab X-TERRA 305 Metal Detector with 9″ (7.5kHz) Waterproof Search Coil, Arm Rest Strap, 3 Year Warranty.

The X-TERRA 305 features “True Digital” VFLEX technology, Accurate Ground Balance capability, 2 preset patterns, Choice of tone ID’s, Threshold adjustment, Noise Cancel function, Rapid recovery Pin-Point, Target Volume adjust, Depth indicator, and Positive reflective LCD display.

This detector is the entry level detector in the Minelab X-TERRA Series- lightweight, & easy to use. The X-TERRA 305 is suitable for the whole family and there is even a short shaft available for keen youngsters. Despite being ultra lightweight and so easy to use there is no compromise on quality or performance.

Minelab X-Terra 305 Metal Detector includes the following items:

  • 9" (7.5kHz) Waterproof Search Coil
  • Arm Rest Strap
  • Instruction Manual
  • 3 Year Warranty

Minelab X-Terra 305 Metal Detector with 9" Search Coil and 3 Years Warranty

When value for money really matters, then the X-TERRA 305 is best in class!

The X-TERRA 305 is the solid no-nonsense introduction to the new generation Minelab X-TERRA Series.

A lightweight, easy to use, coin and treasure-hunting detector designed for the hobbyist who does not want or need the top of the range machine.

The X-TERRA 305 is suitable for the whole family and there is even a short shaft available for keen youngsters.

Despite being ultra lightweight and so easy to use there is no compromise on quality or performance - Minelab’s designers used innovative, lateral thinking and the very latest in digital components to design the X-TERRA Series of detectors.

The X-TERRA 305 is now packed with new features, functionality and enhanced setting options.

This detector delivers results, value and more_in fact some might think that we made it too good!!! A no nonsense detector perfect for those seeking a high performance entry-level detector.


  • Minelab’s proprietary "True Digital" VFLEX technology- then new class of single frequency detectors you can change the operating frequency simply by changing coils.
  • Compatible with Medium Frequency (7kHz) and High Frequency (18.75kHz) coils 6 accessory coil options offer increased versatility.
  • Accurate Ground Balance capability- with manual adjustment of 0-20, allows the user to adjust to ground mineralization easily.
  • 2 preset patterns- that can also be customised, plus All-Metal mode.
  • Choice of 1,2 or 3 tone ID’s- plus multi-tone Target ID (12) response. This allows greater flexibility in deciding how target signals are represented.
  • Threshold adjustment- with a range of -5 to 25 allowing the user to set threshold to levels where slight variations from either very small shallow, or very large deep, targets can be noticed.
  • Noise Cancel function- with 3 manual settings allowing the user to pick the quietest channel for detecting.
  • Rapid recovery Pin-Point- with variable tone and graphical indicator.
  • Target Volume adjust- (0-10) allowing you to get more definitive audio information on each target.
  • Depth indicator- updates continuously, even in Pinpoint mode.
  • Positive reflective LCD display.
  • Runs on just 4 x AA batteries.
  • Ultra lightweight- balanced design (only 1.3kgs).


Application Coin, Relic, Jewellery & Beach
Technology VFLEX
Frequency/Transmission 7.5 & 18.75kHz - change frequency by changing coils
Coil (standard) 9" Concentric lightweight, waterproof 7.5kHz.
Audio Output Internal speaker & 6.35mm (1/4") headphone jack.
Headphones Supplied Optional accessory.
Visual Display Large monochrome 76mm x 37mm (3" x 1.75") positive reflective LCD.
Memory Remembers user settings even if batteries are removed.
Depth Indication 5 depth indication icons.
Detect Modes (1) Coin & Treasure.
Discrimination Two factory Discrimination patterns that can be personalised & All Metal. 12 segment Discrimination scale.
Audio tone 1, 2, 3 & Mutli.
Ground Balance Manual adjustment 0 to 20.
Pinpoint Audio & visual.
Sensitivity Adjust Adjustable (1 to 10).
Tune / Noise Cancel 3 Channels (-1, 0, 1).
Threshold Adjustable (-5 to 25).
Target Volume Adjust Adjustable (0 to 10).
Battery 4xAA Alkaline/Carbon/Lithium or NiMH/NiCad (not included).
Low battery alert Audio & visual alert.
Length 1220mm - 1420mm (48" - 56").
Weight 1.3kg (2.9lbs) (ex. battery).
Warranty 3 years control box & coil.

The previous Minelab part number for this detector was 3704-0102.