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  1. #1
    clv
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    us
    Dec 2012
    santee, ca
    Current Detectors; Minelab Safari, Minelab Eureka gold, Tesoro Compadre, and TRX Pin Pointer Have owned; White's MX5, GMT, MXT Pro, fisher cz7a pro, go fine 20, fisher 1235x, Garret Master Hunter V
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    All Types Of Treasure Hunting

    Backlight

    Has anyone created a backlight for your Safari?
    If you have post some pic's of it and how you went about it.
    Don' ask, Don't tell, just DIG!

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    us
    Sep 2017
    Southwest US
    BH Time Ranger
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    Prospecting, Treasure hunter, Metel detecting
    It would probably void your warranty but quite easy
    To add a small colored led . I would do a small LED
    like a "smd" for the lowest current drain.

    Here's an instructable for a small LCD led backlight.

    DIY LCD Backlight: 10 Steps (with Pictures)

    It's actually a side light to illuminate the plastic .

    I don't condone this if your not proficient with electronics
    Or soldering of small components.

    I fabricated a set of leds for my GMC dash lighting and
    My 63 VW gauge lighting and indicators. I do have a background
    In component level repair.
    You could also put a front led strip light on the hood with ext batteries.
    Good luck.
    Last edited by Chiltepin; Oct 13, 2017 at 06:42 PM.
    Chile Colorado
    4-5lbs Choice Boneless Chuck Roast -(Trim Fat) Cut into 2 inch cubes
    6 Cloves of Garlic
    1 x 16 ounce can of Chile Colorado sauce (sold as Enchilada sauce)
    Salt
    Pepper

    Crock Pot- Cook on High 1 hour ( stir every 2 hours)
    Proceed on Low for 5 hours or until Fork Tender
    (Mix 3 - 4 tablespoons of Cornstarch with cold water)
    Add Cornstarch to Crock pot to thicken

    Sever with rice , with side of beans and tortillas
    Serves 6-10 (Freeze left overs in container(s) )

  3. #3
    us
    Feb 2016
    Los Angeles
    EQX 800
    130
    321 times
    Metal Detecting
    Thanks for the red chile recipe... my fav

 

 

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