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What about Stavr scoops? Put the carbon fiber shafts on my Equinox I received last week and they are amazing! Lighter and certainly more stable!

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CalReg -- I'm getting a few requests for Stavr scoop handles; it appears they use a 32mm diameter handle?  I'm looking into the possibility of having some made; can you send me a PM or email (steve@stevesdetectorrods.com) if interested, so that we can discuss?  I'd like to talk with you about what you are currently using for a handle, and possibly some sizing information for Stavr scoops.



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On 3/5/2021 at 4:35 AM, steveg said:

Hi all!  Just an update to say that I currently have 35mm (1 3/8") scoop handles in stock, in models designed to fit T-Rex, Stealth, and Xtreme scoops.  Soon, I will also have a few 31mm (1 1/4") handles -- for Coob scoops.

Please let me know if you are in need of a high-quality carbon-fiber scoop handle, at a reasonable price!






Thanks Steve. I had bought another manufacturer's carbon fiber before I saw yours, then I saw one Chase had 😵 Wow! I have a CooB scoop, and am looking forward to your handle for it. Are they going to be sectional? What is the length going to be?

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F350 -- No, these ones won't be sectional/two-piece.  I could do one that way, but I'd have to special order different tubes and a threaded fitting from my supplier.  They will be 46 1/2" long, but otherwise the same as the ones I build at 35mm for T-Rex/Stealth/Xtreme scoops...



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15 hours ago, F350Platinum said:

Thanks Steve. I had bought another manufacturer's carbon fiber before I saw yours, then I saw one Chase had 😵 Wow!

F350 -- thanks also, for the kind words!  I am glad you liked it!  🙂


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