Ditch Pickle sold to Textron

Discussion in 'General' started by CRA_Fizzer, Jan 26, 2017.

  1. CRA_Fizzer

    CRA_Fizzer Honking at putter!

  2. zertrider

    zertrider Waiting for snow. Or sun.

    Hopefully they can prop them back up get them turned around.

    And been a while since I heard them called Ditch Pickle. Although, mine doesn't fit that description very well, colour wise.
  3. Dave K

    Dave K DaveK über alles!

    Do they make quads or side by sides? I bet Textron snapped them up to go after that military side of the business that Polaris is killing it in.
  4. zertrider

    zertrider Waiting for snow. Or sun.

    Yes on both. And I am sure that has much to do with it given Polaris' problem with making units that do not catch fire lately.
  5. brex

    brex Well-Known Member

    Is that why Arctic Cat one-upped Polaris then? "Hey, let's make our shit catch fire in the snow instead"
  6. Nope, not at all :)
  7. StanTheMan

    StanTheMan Well-Known Member

    I saw Ditch Pickle and thought it was about that dildo someone found on the road here recently.
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  8. Dave K

    Dave K DaveK über alles!

    Cool and thanks. Those side by side make a lot of sense to me in military applications.

    If the irregulars can mount a recoil-less rifle or a ZSU on a Toyota Hilux, the US can sure as shit mount up a M2 on a RZR. :D
  9. Riders Discount

    Riders Discount 866-931-6644 ext 817

    What would you know? Oh yeah...
  10. Dave K

    Dave K DaveK über alles!

    and that name, Ditch Pickle, cracks me up. Never heard it before. :D

    If metalhead hadn't quit the bbs I might use that on him. Wait, steeltoe is still around. . . :D
  11. Rising

    Rising Well-Known Member

    Textron Specialized Vehicles includes: E-Z-GO, Cushman, Textron Off Road, Jacobsen, Dixie Chopper, Ransomes, TUG, Douglas, Premier and Safeaero. And now Arctic Cat.

    Textron also owns: Bell Helicopter, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, Textron Off Road, Textron Systems, and TRU Simulation + Training
  12. pickled egg

    pickled egg Art is subjective

    Greenlee. I knew I'd seen the Textron name before, now I know where.

    Does this mean I can get frigid pussy slug busters now? :D
  13. Rising

    Rising Well-Known Member

    Greenlee does make some cool tools for electrical contractors.
    Not sure they have what you're looking for though.
  14. crashman

    crashman Getting slower every day

    That would definitely put the US at a disadvantage. Hiluxes run forever. RZR's tend to break alot when pushed hard...
  15. CRA_Fizzer

    CRA_Fizzer Honking at putter!

    Snowmobile term... :)
  16. Steeltoe

    Steeltoe What's my move?

  17. Not much at all. Just internet speculation that I read.
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  18. Yes they do. I have a full set and wire strippers are the best I've ever had.
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  19. Rising

    Rising Well-Known Member

    I should really look into getting some of their hand tools since I get a pretty decent discount on them.
  20. tz_eric

    tz_eric Well-Known Member

    I don't know what that means, and I'm not going to Google it.

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