On Tue, 07 Apr 2009 11:07:37 -0700, Joerg
>Joel Koltner wrote:
>> "Joerg" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>>> That's a rather loud color scheme :-)
>> My recollection is that Makita started all this with their kinda drab blue,
>> Dewalt responded with bright yellow, leaving Hitachi to have to really go
>> crazy with bright green and racing stripes. :-)
>> My least favorite tool color is probably Harbor Freight orange though! Some
>> of their newer tools have switched to more reasonable silver/grey color
Rigid orange isn't very appealing either.
>You should see Harborfreight red. Yecch. Bought half a dozen meters. In
>the ad they were yellow, but "Chinese red" ones (same specs otherwise)
>I hope that it at least reduces the theft likelihood, probably nobody
>wants to have that color.
"Harbor Freight" reduces the likelihood of theft. That's why I put
them in my toolboxes. The Flukes stay hidden.