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- Jacked into The Matrix
You are correct, the factory image has a script that expands it to the size of the available flash in a one off process.
When you “pull” an image with WDM it takes a sector by sector copy of the drive so you get one VERY large image.
Currently there is no way around this as WDM does not have compression of the image built in – it would be a very nice feature. Only choice is use a third part tool like ghost,