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Old 06-13-2018, 05:33 AM
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Default Interesting pinpointer ad

Found this ad on wish.com for a pinpointer. This is one of their advertising images. Notice anything wrong with it?

https://www.wish.com/product/5a6846aaf34a924471154333
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Old 06-13-2018, 07:03 AM
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I always check up my sleeve first!

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Old 06-13-2018, 08:40 AM
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Saw a fishing rod/reel set up one time that had the real on backward. They have no idea what these things are or do.

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That is hillarious
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Old 06-13-2018, 10:17 AM
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Chinese knock off of the Carrot. And people actually buy that junk. Maybe it works better pointed in the wrong direction. Or did they install the electronics backwards??
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Old 06-13-2018, 10:23 AM
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Chinese knock off of the Carrot. And people actually buy that junk. Maybe it works better pointed in the wrong direction. Or did they install the electronics backwards??
Idk, it just shows that the guys who make these knock offs don't have a clue what they're doing!

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Old 06-13-2018, 11:14 AM
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Wait a minute, I dunno guys.
He's found a bucket of gold coins using it that way. Maybe we should give his method a try.
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Old 06-13-2018, 12:11 PM
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Wait a minute, I dunno guys.
He's found a bucket of gold coins using it that way. Maybe we should give his method a try.
^ ^ hahaha ^ ^ Hey, after all, photographs don't lie, eh ?
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What happens when the advertising people fail to talk to the engineers.
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Old 06-13-2018, 01:36 PM
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Originally Posted by sandgroper View post
Found this ad on wish.com for a pinpointer. This is one of their advertising images. Notice anything wrong with it?

https://www.wish.com/product/5a6846aaf34a924471154333
that is the reason we have not found a big cache of coin is that we have been holding our pin pointers backwards.

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Old 06-13-2018, 01:52 PM
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Damn chinese knockoffs....they always have a trick up their sleeves....or the business end of a pinpointer

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Old 06-13-2018, 02:16 PM
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it's picking up his watch

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I have a feeling that they even just took a stock photo of someone with a small garden trowel and photoshopped the knockoff into the picture.

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Hah! Thats hilarious!

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All this time I've been using my carrot pin pointer upside down !!
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C'mon now! Nobody's THAT stupid! ...right?
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Amazing ad.. Someone didn't proof it very well
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^ ^ hahaha ^ ^ Hey, after all, photographs don't lie, eh ?
If it's on the internet it has to be true.
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Old 06-16-2018, 03:31 PM
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Originally Posted by georgeinsc View post
Chinese knock off of the Carrot. And people actually buy that junk. Maybe it works better pointed in the wrong direction. Or did they install the electronics backwards??
if I'm not mistaken, the Chinese read backwards so maybe that's why the pinpointer has to be pointed backwards

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