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smokinj Posted By smokinj, Jun 2, 2010 at 4:54 PM

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  1. smokinj

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    After a lot of delays on a brand new saw I think its ready to go! The dealer has had it for the last two weeks wrong set up cause the clutch to blue and I mean very blue.....Should start milling first of next week if there are no more issue's knock on wood....
     
  2. Jags

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    880 - yeah- sure you do. No pics - it never happened.
     
  3. smokinj

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    lol I have ran it just enough to waste the cluth! (ran it for less than a min.) Thats how strong this thing is.....Never seen metal so blue in my life......Starts very easy they had to put a new clutch and housing, chain and bar on the beast for less than a min. run time....Cant wait to see if its right and milling video's soon. (if the issues are all work out)
     
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    Did they have the wrong pitch clutch or something??
     
  5. smokinj

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    wrong gear drive.....and I check it and so did they the part# says its right but its NOT! I would guess its a 3/8 .050 instead of a .063 just a guesss though because the part # says its a .063 who knows they replace it all just haven't stuck into some wood yet.
    Fills right runing it with no load. Its being turn in on warranty work.
     
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    It's about time you get it back.
     
  7. smokinj

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    I bet they are tired of hearing from me! They know how many saws I buy and there first ever 880. It should be right just cant believe how much damage that did so quick. Loos like someone dip the parts in translucent deep blue paint.
     
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    Midas well have it bored,ringed,piped and ported while it's in there! :cheese:
     
  9. smokinj

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    lol not till I know the dang thang will cut a tooth pic! But I love your thinking....................................................
     
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    Jay , I can honestly say I am glad I dont own one . Hey did you get my PM ?
     
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    Running an 880 is like being on fire,,,,,, you must " start, drop, and roll" round over to splitter! :coolsmile:
     
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    Man I'm ready to see this thing in action!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    MS880? Is that all? Why didn't you get a man's saw?
     
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    Yeah, like my MS88000.
     

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    Little rough on the vertical cut! Just got out of the hospital with kidney stone if anyone can handle them thats just a sissy saw!
     
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    Finding out quickly that after running a 880 makes the 460 a good limbing saw.
     
  17. glenng

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    880`s ??? Are they made only for short people with lifted 4x4 trucks? Or can anyone buy them?
     
  18. smokinj

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    There made a little heavy maybe 2lbs heavy so keep that in mind...I cant afford a 4x4 I have an 880, And if your not affarid of 2 lb's you can own one!
     
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