new equinox arrives tomorrow

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new equinox arrives tomorrow

Post by daz » Mon Jan 07, 2019 6:23 pm

hi guys
I have an equinox 800 arriving tomorrow any advice for being new to this detector will be very welcome
thanks all
ps never had a minilab detector before but 20 years experience on other machines
mostly detecting on ploughed and pasture but keen to get on the beach

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Re: new equinox arrives tomorrow

Post by Bargeman » Mon Jan 07, 2019 6:33 pm

Read the Manual viewtopic.php?f=291&t=99361

Read any post by Fred in the Equinox section viewforum.php?f=291

Read the manual again

Make sure you charge everything up

Read the manual again.

Go out and have fun


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Re: new equinox arrives tomorrow

Post by sweepstick47 » Tue Jan 08, 2019 12:53 am

As Bargeman says, go out and have fun......and take the manual with you for reference 8-| :D.ss47
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Re: new equinox arrives tomorrow

Post by fred » Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:53 am

The Equinox is a great little machine. ::g Like most other bits of electronic kit it can look a bit daunting at first and some of the terminology sounds odd. It all quickly gets much easier as you get familiar with it.

If possible get somebody who uses one to show you the ropes as it reduces the learning curve dramatically. If not there are some good videos on Youtube showing what buttons to press and plenty of advive on our forums (thanks Bargeman). This thread is a good starting point:

viewtopic.php?f=291&t=104235&p=924665&h ... er#p924665

PS If you add your county to your profile you may even get offers of help.
Equinox 800 x2

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