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Excal questions.
Posted by: Greg (E.Tn)
Date: August 24, 2017 12:32PM
I plan to mail my Excal 1000 to Minelab at Kellyco for maintenance and a checkup, so to speak.

I know to only send them the coil and control unit, and that it will probably take them quite some time to get to it.

Basically, I want the machine given a good going over--checking the calibration, O-rings, coil, and coil cable, make sure everything is working well and at peak efficiency.

IF, they recommend a new coil, will they only install minelab manufactured coils, or will they install aftermarket coils as well?

If have been waffling back and forth about whether or not to keep the stock coil on it, or switch to an aftermarket one.

Thanks in advance for your replies.


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Greg (E.Tn)467August 24, 2017 12:32PM

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pasttom164August 30, 2017 02:26PM

Thanks PasttomN/T

Greg (E.Tn)151August 30, 2017 10:46PM

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dewcon4414194August 27, 2017 05:57AM

Thanks Dew.N/T

Greg (E.Tn)175August 27, 2017 04:24PM

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Greg (E.Tn)196August 26, 2017 10:58PM

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ROBOCOP207August 26, 2017 05:28AM

Wow. That's a lot of coils. Thanks ROBOCOP

Greg (E.Tn)187August 26, 2017 10:40PM

Re: Wow. That's a lot of coils. Thanks ROBOCOP

Champ Ferguson176August 28, 2017 09:57AM

Yep, I know Beau--dug with him a couple of times on some organized hunts.

Greg (E.Tn)166August 28, 2017 03:21PM

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dewcon4414194August 25, 2017 05:52AM

I really don't know what I need, except maintenance, and checking the knob settings.

Greg (E.Tn)180August 25, 2017 10:19PM

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ROBOCOP177August 24, 2017 03:33PM

Maryville--'bout 40 miles from Newport.N/T

Greg (E.Tn)182August 25, 2017 10:12PM

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Champ Ferguson170August 26, 2017 09:17AM

Re: Maryville--'bout 40 miles from Newport.

Greg (E.Tn)181August 26, 2017 10:48PM

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Champ Ferguson163August 24, 2017 02:12PM

Next question, Champ--what coils are available for the Excal?

Greg (E.Tn)186August 25, 2017 10:14PM

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