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post #1 of 29 Old 09-23-2009, 05:39 AM Thread Starter
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Who SnowPlows

Just wondering how many people use their truck to move the white stuff, I gotta get my plow ready, could be using it in as little as 5 weeks, but maybe not till 8 here, never know

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2003 F-250 Shadow Grey Sport Package
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I use too, this is my first year not doing... I am kind of looking forward to staying in my nice warm bed, and not staying up for days at a time, and not fixing trucks and plows on the side of the road in a foot of snow.



On vacation from a truck for a year or...
Looking at 6.4s Moving in a few months then hopefully buying my dream truck!!!

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I do. got a little longer to wait here

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Thinking about it

I have been trying to talk the boss into getting a plow. Anyone have any advice on brands that they have had good or bad luck with?

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I have been trying to talk the boss into getting a plow. Anyone have any advice on brands that they have had good or bad luck with?

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BOSS or western is they way to go. I run an 8 2 boss v plow and i love it.
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I've plowed snow for over 20 years with a variety of trucks and plows. I have a strong preference for Fisher. I've had the fewest issues with their equipment. My current plow is 15 years old (this is the second truck it's been on) and this is the first year that it's going to need any significant maintenance.

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I have been trying to talk the boss into getting a plow. Anyone have any advice on brands that they have had good or bad luck with?

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all of our trucks run fisher and there have been very few problems with them


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I snowplow but usually with a Cat 545 Grapple Skidder!

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Fisher minute mount on my truck.

2000 F250 4x4 RC LB Auto Powerstroke Diesel

4"Rear blocks -ISSPRO Gauges EGT Boost Tranny A-Pillar -ZooDad mod-15% Tint all the way
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