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Another vintage Echo muscle saw

Discussion in 'Chainsaw' started by leeha, May 1, 2011.

  1. leeha

    leeha Addicted to ArboristSite

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    This saw came in the other day,
    Echo 900, This was purchased from a member here
    who listed it on the bay. I snaped it up with the BIN.
    Pretty nice shape, seems to run well just haven't had
    time to do any cuts with it yet. But i feel it should be
    fine.


    Lee

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    Nice Echo!
     
  3. Hank Chinaski

    Hank Chinaski Number 37

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    good looking saw!
     
  4. edisto

    edisto Spelling/Reality Check

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    Nice Echo!
     
  5. Wildman1024

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    That 900 is in really nice shape Lee. Wish I could have said the same though. That's life on ebay though I guess.

    Now we can have 900 races.
     
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    :rock: Nice saw!
     
  7. Guido Salvage

    Guido Salvage Supreme Saw Whoreder

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    I will Echo that...! :hmm3grin2orange:
     
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    Is there an Echo in here ?


    Nice old saw !
     
  9. Jacob J.

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    Lee- that's a nice score. Hopefully someday we'll score a shipment of CS-1201s with full-wrap handles.
     
  10. leeha

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    I keep hoping Jacob, But i think it's only going to be a wish.
    Looks like Africa is the only place they can be had.



    Lee
     
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    I would be happy with a CS-1201 with no handle i can build my own. But i would like one too...Bob
     
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    ChainsawmanXX Boy Wonder!

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    IS THAT A SAFETY CHAIN? :poke:
     
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    Nice buy Lee.

    You should have no reason not to like that one. They run really strong. I got a lot of suprised looks from the people who ran mine last summer.

    I'm still waiting on the parts to put mine back together.
     
  14. leeha

    leeha Addicted to ArboristSite

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    Thanks Guys,
    I just need to try it in some wood
    but my broken right wrist isn't helping
    at all. Hard to run a saw.
    It is safety chain, Figured i would try it
    since it came on the saw. But i will most
    likely change it with 404 chisel.


    Lee
     
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    Bummer about the wrist. Take it easy and heal up soon.

    Nice saw BTW!
     
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    Lee your 900 is just a king sized CS-60S :) ...Bob
     
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    That 900 is a real sweet saw:smile2:

    There was another rare Echo in that set of saws also
     
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    That one ended up here..I already have 2 900's ;)
     

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