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PT Apex Battery Case / Headband Disconnect

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chalky
Member

:cry: PROBLEM – Whilst in tight situations underground, the battery case has a habit of falling off by slipping out of its elastic headband. Probable cause is due to the attachment slot being too wide.

<img src=” title=”Razz” /> SOLUTION – My solution is to cut 4.8mm dia heatshrink the same width as the elastic. Place this over the two posts bridging the slot. Apply heat to shrink and you then have a very securely attached elastic headband.