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Old 01-28-2020, 08:45 PM
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Originally Posted by btripp6 View post
How much would you charge me to make 6 of them? I will gladly Paypal you for them.
Just shot you a PM, have a couple batches coming off the printer today and tomorrow.

For anyone else interested, I had soooooooo many requests for these that I did start charging to cover shipping and the bubble mailer, in all cases $4 or $5 covers it. If I missed shipping out to anyone just tickle me in private message again, I think I'm all caught up minus two people that will go out tomorrow.

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Old 01-28-2020, 09:30 PM
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Thanks for the repair and stiffener blocks! Minelab replaced my coil under warranty for the broken ears. A call to them and they gave me a RMA number. They requested pictures and I sent the coil back on the RMA. It took about a week to get it. Very happy with their service!
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Originally Posted by ChrisMD View post
Just shot you a PM, have a couple batches coming off the printer today and tomorrow.

For anyone else interested, I had soooooooo many requests for these that I did start charging to cover shipping and the bubble mailer, in all cases $4 or $5 covers it. If I missed shipping out to anyone just tickle me in private message again, I think I'm all caught up minus two people that will go out tomorrow.

Thanks Chris for making these available to people who do not have access to a printer. Dan B.

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Originally Posted by ChrisMD View post
Just shot you a PM, have a couple batches coming off the printer today and tomorrow.

For anyone else interested, I had soooooooo many requests for these that I did start charging to cover shipping and the bubble mailer, in all cases $4 or $5 covers it. If I missed shipping out to anyone just tickle me in private message again, I think I'm all caught up minus two people that will go out tomorrow.
Do you still have these available? If so, i would take two stiffeners for the 11/15" coils. PM your PayPal when you get a chance! Thank you!

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Old 11-12-2020, 07:54 PM
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Ouch. Are they both gone?
I've read that sometimes the ears even break between uses. There's something defective about their choice of plastic, or how it handles the mounting stress.

If warranty won't cover it, I 3D print ear stiffener/repair brackets. PM me if interested.
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Old 11-12-2020, 08:08 PM
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Bought this in April of 2019. Both ears were broken off. Put this away on Sunday and all was fine. Just noticed today that it was hanging off.

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Weird. Was it in a place with big temperature swings? Any bowling balls or anvils nearby?
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Weird. Was it in a place with big temperature swings? Any bowling balls or anvils nearby?
...or kids, dogs, roomates, drinking buddies, explosives, etc. etc.?
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I had both of mine break on the 11"
took about 10 days from sending in to minilab and getting it back

But got a brand new coil back so that was a plus

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If your detector is still under warranty it covered.
Surprisingly the ear protector only help a little.
THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST THING YOU CAN DO FOR YOUR NOX IF YOU CARE ABOUT IT.
If anyone looks at their coil ears now without touching anything you can see the ears bending inward. That is close to the breaking point.
If you make and place washers/spacers behind the existing rubber teardrop in the shaft.
Make the washers out of a common gallon milk jug.
Place one behind each original washer.
The washers are a perfect thickness.
My ears barely bend before the become lightly snug.
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Originally Posted by Rawkfist View post
Bought this in April of 2019. Both ears were broken off. Put this away on Sunday and all was fine. Just noticed today that it was hanging off.
I have a Garrett that I have had for years. A while back one of the ears broke on the coil and it came apart. Looking closer it appeared that the other ear had never been glued in the first place.

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Old 11-27-2020, 06:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Donut View post
If your detector is still under warranty it covered.
Surprisingly the ear protector only help a little.
THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST THING YOU CAN DO FOR YOUR NOX IF YOU CARE ABOUT IT.
If anyone looks at their coil ears now without touching anything you can see the ears bending inward. That is close to the breaking point.
If you make and place washers/spacers behind the existing rubber teardrop in the shaft.
Make the washers out of a common gallon milk jug.
Place one behind each original washer.
The washers are a perfect thickness.
My ears barely bend before the become lightly snug.
YOUR FREND; Doug
Thankfully it was still under warranty.

Just got a brand new coil today from Minelab. Whole process took about 10 days. Even with the new one I think I'm going to take your advice Doug with the milk jug washers. Thanks for the reply.
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