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Gold Monster / Golden Mask Rod Adaptation

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Steve, where did you buy the Golden mask rod?   Thanx,,..........        D.

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The 2nd supplier is the one that i bought my GM shafts early last year,use mine all the time on my Deus,terrific shafts especially for the Deus coil,as i mainly just use the detector without the controller as i usually have mine in my pocket and just use it as a audio only machine.

But must admit i love the way that Steve has grafted the Gold Monster control box onto the shaft,work and looks very well.

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Almost there. Better fitting clamps, upper rod extended 6" with 3/4" PVC pipe, and drilled to fit Golden Mask armrest. About 32" collapsed and 5 feet fully extended! Weighs 3 lbs 7.7 oz (3.48 lbs) or 1.58 kg with rechargeable batteries installed. A few little tweaks yet to do but basically this is a done deal.

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Nicely done job Steve. Great little back packing unit. Sweet.

Good luck out there

JW :smile:

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Thanx Steve, I like the compactness of it.

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Gold Monster fitted with a bamboo shaft. Very lightweight. Just a little bit of sanding to make it easy for the stock clamps to fit. The Jungle Monster. 

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GOSH....what next?....people will be using bloody broom handles. :laugh: Doesn't look very back packable though, unless you used the bamboo for a walking pole & chuck the rest in your pack. :smile:

Good luck out there

JW :smile:

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