Welcome guest, is this your first visit?
Member
Discoveries
 
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 16 to 23 of 23
Like Tree13Likes

Thread: Minelab Equinox waterproof headphones connector

« Prev Thread | Next Thread »
  1. #16
    us
    D. Meeker

    Mar 2006
    Gulf Coast, Fl
    Blue Xcals and CTX
    1,814
    818 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Honorable Mentions (3)
    The kicker.... they used a CTX connector on the coil.
    Whatever you do in life, surround yourself with smart people who'll argue with you.... John Wooden.

  2. #17
    us
    Todd In Lutz FL

    Apr 2014
    Lutz FL
    Equinox 800 & 600 "Pre-ordered, ATPro, CTX 3030 with Coiltek 14x9 coil T-Rex scoop
    220
    336 times
    Metal Detecting
    Honorable Mentions (1)
    Yupp I saw that but it is what it is. I am hoping to have mine before CDV Cliff

  3. #18
    Charter Member

    Nov 2012
    6,858
    8727 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Banner Finds (4)
    Guys, just don't ruin your warranty with "fixes".
    Jason in Enid likes this.

  4. #19
    Charter Member
    us
    Aug 2013
    OC, CA
    XP Deus Sovereign GT
    5,370
    4192 times
    Beach and Shallow Water Hunting
    Is that an o-ring down in the opening? It looks like it.

  5. #20

    Apr 2015
    CZ-21, Minelab Equinox, Garrett AT Pro
    952
    723 times
    Metal Detecting
    Quote Originally Posted by RustyGold View Post
    Is that an o-ring down in the opening? It looks like it.
    It's not, i thought that too at first. No o-rings period. Only seal is that rubber washer, but supposedly the inside of the connector is sealed, so water can't get into the unit even with the headphones are unplugged. Not sure if I believe that, but salt water would probably damage the connector pins anyway.
    Last edited by flgliderpilot; Jan 31, 2018 at 11:04 PM.
    Fisher CZ-21, Minelab Equinox, Garrett AT Pro, AT Pro Pointer

    ... waiting to see that elusive dowser on the beach with a bucket of gold rings ...

  6. #21
    us
    Jul 2013
    Midwest
    CTX 3030, Tesoro Silver Umax
    589
    816 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    I hope Minelab has a quick and easy fix for the adaptor... Not crazy about the connector on the back of the unit either. Universal headphone adaptor,.. waterproof..
    I would have paid a few extra bucks if the design was like the CTX.. all enclosed cable.... just saying... Maybe it will be the Equinox 1000....

  7. #22
    us
    Todd In Lutz FL

    Apr 2014
    Lutz FL
    Equinox 800 & 600 "Pre-ordered, ATPro, CTX 3030 with Coiltek 14x9 coil T-Rex scoop
    220
    336 times
    Metal Detecting
    Honorable Mentions (1)
    Not worried about detector warranty as I am only modifying the headphone cable that screws into it

  8. #23

    Apr 2015
    CZ-21, Minelab Equinox, Garrett AT Pro
    952
    723 times
    Metal Detecting
    I'll be silicone gluing mine in, no problem. The machine looks fantastic so I'm willing to accept a few challenges in exchange.
    Fisher CZ-21, Minelab Equinox, Garrett AT Pro, AT Pro Pointer

    ... waiting to see that elusive dowser on the beach with a bucket of gold rings ...

 

 
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Remove Ads

Home | Forum | Active Topics | What's New

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Similar Threads

  1. [FOR SALE] Minelab Excalibur In-Line Waterproof Coil Connector Instructions Package
    By cjc in forum Treasure Related Stuff For Sale
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: Jan 06, 2017, 09:09 AM
  2. Replies: 4
    Last Post: Aug 23, 2016, 06:47 PM
  3. Replies: 0
    Last Post: May 23, 2015, 09:07 AM
  4. [FOR SALE] Hard to find - 8 pin waterproof headphone connector for the Minelab CTX
    By extreme detecting in forum Treasure Related Stuff For Sale
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: Dec 13, 2012, 07:26 PM
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.3.0