Ryobi hijacks Dewalt

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Forum topic by Betsy posted 11-30-2007 05:50 AM 932 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-30-2007 05:50 AM

Has Ryobi hijacked DeWalt’s yellow? I just saw a Home Depot commercial and all the Ryobi tools are DeWalt yellow. Come to think of it the yellow is getting around – I saw some phones at Sam’s club in DeWalt yellow.

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#1 posted 11-30-2007 06:01 AM

Pretty soon Dewalt yellow will be Hitachi Green.

They all do that. Don’t they?

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#2 posted 11-30-2007 06:20 AM

Wait, isn’t DeWalt owned by Black & Decker now? That should help us predict what color is coming next. Let’s see, B&D tools are black … and red … and green … oh, never mind.

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#3 posted 12-03-2007 11:47 PM

I happened to see the new Ryobi cordless tools at HD the other day. I don’t remember the exact color other than it is kinda bright and florescent. Maybe a yellowish/green? Definitely eye catching, if not memorable.


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#4 posted 12-03-2007 11:53 PM

yes, the new Ryobi color is definately more of a neon lime green then the Dewalt yellow.

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