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something wrong with this?
« on: May 24, 2013, 09:13:55 PM »
Do you see it?
 

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2013, 09:20:22 PM »
After 50 years of trying, they finally figured it out?

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #2 on: May 25, 2013, 04:06:23 AM »
After 50 years they learned greed!
Was a good saw but been having lots problems last few years! We switched to another brand..
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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #3 on: May 25, 2013, 08:36:43 AM »
Look closely at the saw...

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #4 on: May 25, 2013, 08:49:55 AM »
OK - I give up. What am I missing?
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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2013, 08:51:40 AM »
Is that a 550? Looks small.but nothing to compare it to either.
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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #6 on: May 25, 2013, 09:04:59 AM »
The chain.  This saw must be specially made for undercutting.

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #7 on: May 25, 2013, 10:53:45 AM »
You must see something in that pic that we cannot.
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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #8 on: May 25, 2013, 11:13:41 AM »
Looks like the chain is on backwards.

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #9 on: May 25, 2013, 12:04:01 PM »
I don't see anything wrong with the pic!

Any chainsaw I've ever been around the teeth on top of the bar cut going away from the saw and the ones on the bottom of the bar cut going towards the saw!

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #10 on: May 25, 2013, 12:10:39 PM »
It looks like the chain might be on backwards, but I can't tell for sure ???
Too many irons in the fire

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #11 on: May 25, 2013, 12:57:59 PM »
Appears that way to me too but can't zoom in.
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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #12 on: May 25, 2013, 01:16:34 PM »
yup, it's on backward. If they spend as much attention too building them as advertising them, Their in trouble.


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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #13 on: May 25, 2013, 01:33:58 PM »
I think what is being seen as "on backwards" is the angle of the picture and the reflection on the teeth.

Here is an ad and can see what appears to be the same pic showing the chain correct on the saw.
(at the link, click on the pic of the saw for an enlargement for a closer zoom look)

http://www.husqvarna.com/us/products/professional-chainsaws/550-xp/

And a blowup of just the chain, where the reflections and angles may (or may not) look different.

 

 
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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #14 on: May 25, 2013, 03:47:46 PM »
Somebody  in their advertising department reads the Forum. :D
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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #15 on: May 25, 2013, 05:37:30 PM »
http://www.forestryforum.com/gallery/displayimage.php?pid=137080

A little closer view

On another note,  when I try to copy the URL of the pic into my post, I cant get it to copy or use the insert pic in post button.  Have to open a new window to copy.  Using android mobile.

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #16 on: May 25, 2013, 06:14:58 PM »
That's as backwards as it gets.
Too many irons in the fire

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #17 on: May 26, 2013, 06:58:05 AM »
Someone in the ad dept (that knows nothing about chainsaws, nor does he/she care ;D) just flipped the image to fit the ad.  That'd be my guess at least.
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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #18 on: May 26, 2013, 01:31:06 PM »
The picture quality is very poor, the image was modified and it looks like the chain is oriented in a reversed mode in a few of the images. It seems to me that the person or persons who developed the image had no idea of the importance of detail to those of us that use this equipment.
roll with it

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Re: something wrong with this?
« Reply #19 on: May 26, 2013, 02:54:35 PM »
They need 50 more. ::)
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