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Old 19-04-12   #11 (permalink)
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Re: Husky 353 vs 550XP for occasional user?

I think I'm going to go of a 545, which looks like a detuned 550XP. Enough grunt without being quite as highly strung. Thanks for the fuel advice too-I think I'll invest in some Aspen fuel.
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Re: Husky 353 vs 550XP for occasional user?

I am now the proud owner of a brand spankers Husky 545!
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Re: Husky 353 vs 550XP for occasional user?

Well done mate . You ate now an official member of the orange and silver club . Known to some as " the dark side "
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