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On the advice of others on this forum, I called Minelab today to inquire about the play I've had in the shaft on my Equinox since day one. When I called back in 2018, they wanted me to send the whole detector in to get looked at. This time they said they would send the three pieces my way, and I just need to send the originals back to them. Has that been your experience for those in the same situation? 

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They asked me to return the. Detector module and would ship a new one on receipt of the original.....I did and they did.

all is well 

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Maybe not the greatest shaft in the world but certainly priced right for those who want a spare. This is one of the least expensive shaft assemblies I have seen from any manufacturer. Used to be you could spend this much for just a Minelab lower rod! :smile:

Minelab Equinox Shaft Assembly 3011-0400



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Well that's odd, my replacement shaft was made in China not Malaysia like on your ones package and their stock price was about $20 AUD on the packing slip they sent me with country of origin being China.

I should have checked the packaging to see if it said made in Malaysia too as the packing slip sure said origin country was China.

ML head office in Oz sent me mine as the local service agent had no stock.

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