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Flexmax copy

Post by Gordon-Loomberah » Sun Oct 12, 2014 3:43 pm

Attention Outback -it appears that the Chinese are copying the Flexmax specs with these copies:
http://www.aliexpress.com/store/product ... 85299.html

At least they aren't putting Outback on the case- there are huge numbers of fake copies of electronic goods coming out of China these days.
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Re: Flexmax copy

Post by gww » Mon Oct 13, 2014 7:22 am

Whats amazing is they are charging as much for the fake as you pay for the real thing, If I was buying my first one I might not have even noticed it was a copy cat. I would have been pissed if I ended up with something other then what I thought I was buying.

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Re: Flexmax copy

Post by northernlight » Sun Oct 19, 2014 9:39 pm

Notice in the product description that they copied the original Outback text and call it theirs a Flexmax.

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Re: Flexmax copy

Post by NFG » Thu Dec 04, 2014 12:48 am


Governments should do more to prevent Chinese copies like this. It dents Outbacks reputation & at worst, could burn someone's house down when it goes wrong, I wouldnt be surprised if the CE papers were all forgeries as well.

Unfortunately this is happening across lots of products, including things like chainsaws which fail European standards testing & could be extremely dangerous to the operator.

However, if anyone outside China tried to copy something Chinese & import as the genuine item they'd be onto them in a shot.


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