Originally Posted by BR1060
Valentine1 is an awesome detector, but always thought it was too bulky
Which 9500? The 9500ix is $500 (the fancy one is $550) and is a windshield mount like the V1. The 9500ci is $1700 but it is remote install -- the heads are outside, the controls and display are inside the cabin.
Really though, the 9500ix and V1 are very close in size.