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shavey

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    n.devon
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    land manager
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    dolton

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  1. shavey

    Makita/Dolmar EA7900 78cc ANY GOOD?

    Just checked Wallace and you had the Saw feb2015 a week before that Tom up near you had one as well
  2. shavey

    Makita/Dolmar EA7900 78cc ANY GOOD?

    This my ps-7310 not standard at all 28” bar square ground chain woods ported it’s a animal
  3. shavey

    A LOT of old new second hand chainsaw parts getting cleared!

    What ya got in the boxes brief description or PM whichever is easiest
  4. shavey

    A LOT of old new second hand chainsaw parts getting cleared!

    Yes that’s a good Saw cheap at the moment you’ll be getting plenty of questions about that one @littlelionlee88 iam after same parts as you @DCS6800i
  5. shavey

    Advice on selling our Dolmar KMS-4

    Thanks everyone as you know @littlelionlee88 its quite a rare Saw only made for 1yr it would be a collectors piece and only do what you’ve been doing a great sounding Saw a little ripper I had one but due to lack of spares available I sold mine to a collector in Austria a few years back I would be quite happy too purchase it from you or work out a sale on your behalf If you wanted some help a PM with some information and history would be a start
  6. shavey

    Makita recall

    Has the saw gone back yet Bill just out of interest did the Saw go back too Milton Keynes or to a makita service agent and the piece they pop riveted on the front was it metal or plastic
  7. shavey

    Makita recall

    If and when you need the change over parts I will have them soon give me a shout and I will be interested too see what brake flag they send over
  8. shavey

    Makita recall

    Hello Bill I have only sold one complete handle and the actual saw handle after a accident in the forest with one 7910 ive sold a few brake bands over the years and a few springs but never a brake flag through everyday use they should be concerned as you’ve not even used it also I noticed your spring is lost a bit of tension the retaining cup just needs a bit rounding of the end
  9. shavey

    Makita recall

    Hello Bill that is bad cant beleive they would do this , surely drilling a safety handle isn’t a good idea , if you drilled a safety hard hat HSE wouldn’t allow this can you send me some very very good detailed photos so I can chase it up I wouldn’t dare send a safety handle back too anyone in this state obviously they’ve drilled it to put this sticker on the pop rivet has put pressure on the plastic then it’s had a bump via courier delivery thankfully breaking it before you used it it it will be interesting too see the handles that come from Dolmar
  10. shavey

    Makita recall

    I’ve had notification that the chainbrake parts are in , my order of the new mechanism and band will be dispatched today will be interesting to see what they’ve done
  11. shavey

    Makita recall

    They look ok mixed and matched
  12. shavey

    Makita recall

    Great news
  13. shavey

    Makita recall

    Yes they are big quite big but they look good That Makita is genuine it’s how there being sold now in the USA both the same colour now I don’t know how long Makita UK will keep going with the teal colour
  14. shavey

    Makita recall

    Bill those spikes I’ve been told are NLA in the EU but I’ve ordered five sets and some wrap handles from the USA so I will keep one set back for you
  15. shavey

    Makita recall

    The future Makita maybe ??

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