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The Future of Discovery

The ultimate high-performance treasure detector is the waterproof all-terrain CTX 3030! Discover several historical treasures with the most precise detection of targets out there.

You can find more treasure, even among junk cluttered areas, all ground conditions, with a full-color LCD monitor and advanced Target Trace discrimination.

Enjoy the freedom of wireless audio with the flexibility of built-in options for speakers and headphones.

Made In




System Device

FBS 2 Technology, GPS, Smartfind 2, Wi-Stream


All Metal, Gold, Treasure hunting



You’ll be able to navigate to your favorite places and log your finds with Minelab’s unique integrated GPS. Use the XChange 2 PC Program to move your detection data to Google Maps.

The simplicity of ‘turn on and go’, five preset search modes, and plenty of automated functions make it easy for the beginner to get started. Advanced features are conveniently accessible for the seasoned treasure hunter at the click of a button. You can experience The Future of Exploration with the unparalleled output of the CTX 3030!


go anywhere with this powerful TREASURE detector to detect it. CTX 3030 ground and underwater detection is waterproof* to 10 ft (3 m).* Regular headphones, removable headphone module, and waterproof WM 10 module.

Wireless audio
Have to detect without your headphones being attached to your detector. Using the built-in mic, the supplied headphones, or your own preferred WM 10 Wireless Module headphones with the WM 10 Wireless Module.

Ultimate FeCo Discrimination
Detect (accept) the targets with Ferrous (Fe) and Conductivity (Co) aim resolution, plus customizable Tone ID profiles, and ignore (reject). Identify several targets simultaneously for correct detection results with Target Trace and Target Separation.

Full-Color Display
The full-color LCD clearly reveals more goal data than ever before and significantly increases the discrimination capabilities of the CTX 3030.

GPS Locating
Use the Map Screen to see where and where to go and the GeoTrails Navigation Tool show has already been covered. WayPoints mark interest points. FindPoints mark the locations of your treasures. GeoHunts document your whole adventure of detecting it.

PC Mapping (with Google Maps)
Using the XChange 2 program, upload all of your detector settings and treasure positions to your PC. Connect your finds to images and text and divide them into groups. On Google Maps, view the places. For re-exploring favorite places, even download data to your detector.

Quick Menus (and smart functions)
Fast menus for adjustments to ‘on the go’. Smart features (Sensitivity, Noise Cancel, Audio, Ground Balance) and a customizable user button allow the most used controls to be easily modified when detecting them.

Ergonomic Design
The well-balanced configuration for comfortable detection has all the battery weight behind the armrest. The detector is completely customizable.

9 languages: German, English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish or Turkish.

Key Technologies:

In variable soil conditions, FBS 2 uses multiple frequency transmission and coil-to-detector additional targets.
Smartfind 2 offers digital signal processing and precision FeCo discrimination for target identification performance, with color target detail.
Very high sensitivity GPSi for accurate geo-location capture.
With no loss of sound quality, Wi-Stream produces wireless audio.


ApplicationCoin, Relic, Jewellery & Beach (waterproof 10ft)
TechnologyFBS 2, Smartfind 2, GPS, Wi-Stream
Frequency/TransmissionMultiple frequencies: 1.5 – 100kHz
Coil (standard)11-inch waterproof Double-D smart coil
Audio OutputBuilt-in speaker, standard ¼-inch non-waterproof socket, custom waterproof socket (Minelab accessory headphones only)
Headphones SuppliedKOSS UR30 (100 ohms) supplied with a detector (non-waterproof )
Visual DisplayFull-color LCD with backlight and adjustable brightness (1–10)
USB ConnectivityXChange 2 (via USB) compatible with Windows XP, Vista and 7
MemorySettings saved automatically while detecting and remain until changed or reset
Depth IndicationAccurate gauge active in normal detecting and Pinpoint mode
Detect Modes10 fully customizable, including 5 preset (Coins, Beach, Relic, Silver & High Trash)
DiscriminationFSmartfind 2TM 2 dimensional color discrimination: Ferrous 35, Conductivity 50 – 20 fully customizable discrimination patterns (2 per Search Mode)
Audio toneCustomizable Tone ID Profiles – 1, 2 ferrous (Fe), 2 conductive (Co), 4 Fe, 4 Co, 35 Fe, 50 Co or Combined
Audio TypeNormal, Long, Smooth & Pitch Hold
Ground BalanceAuto Compensation and Auto Ground Balance
Ground Balance Type
Trash Density
PinpointNon-motion with a modulated audio and visual crosshair on LCD, 2 modes: normal and sizing
Sensitivity AdjustAuto and Manual (1–30)
Tune / Noise CancelManual & Automatic (11 channels)
ThresholdLevel adjustment (1–50), Pitch adjustment (1–30)
Target Volume AdjustLimit & Gain (1 to 30)
BatteryLi-ion pack with a fast charger. 12 V car adapter supplied with Standard Pack only
Low battery alertAudio & visual indication.
Weight5.20 lbs (2.36 kgs) including Li-ion battery pack
LengthMin 37 in. (940 mm) – Max 55.3 in. (1405 mm)
Warranty3 years control box & coil.