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Tractor Transporting Discussion Forum

Snow plow

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ITS GREEN

01-27-2014 11:36:01
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Kinda off the subject, but I need some advice. I am looking at two different used plows. One is a 9 ft Hiniker poly trip edge straight blade, and the other is a 8.5 ft Hiniker V blade. both appear to be in great shape and priced close to the same money(poly plow is a few years newer)

Plow is going on a 04 F-250 v-10. I only plow my own driveway and the neighbors, but we do drift pretty good in our area.

I guess my biggest concern is the additional weight of the v plow (almost 1000# with the mount, 150# heavier than the poly straight blade)

Whats your thoughts.. Thanks in advance. Andy

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Brian in MO

01-31-2014 09:51:58
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 Re: Snow plow in reply to ITS GREEN, 01-27-2014 11:36:01  
I would go with the v plow. I have had several different plows and if I get another one it will be a v. The v will do everything the poly will do and more, it only takes one big storm to make drifts that will make you appreciate the v plow. Just my opinion, Brian.



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S2710

01-29-2014 13:54:21
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 Re: Snow plow in reply to ITS GREEN, 01-27-2014 11:36:01  
I have not seen every brand of vplow but the ones that I have seen can be put straight and used just like a regular plow. I seen one that you can make it more like a bucket and push snow in a pile.

Bob



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craigco

01-28-2014 15:48:51
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 Re: Snow plow in reply to ITS GREEN, 01-27-2014 11:36:01  
Get the heavier plow, nothing worse then the poly plow just floating over all the snow.



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ericlb

01-28-2014 06:00:28
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 Re: Snow plow in reply to ITS GREEN, 01-27-2014 11:36:01  
it would depend on what kind of snow fall your going to recieve in your area, if your in the northeast where you have heavy snowfall and deep drifts nothing beats a v plow for punching thru that stuff the problem with a v plow is after you make your first pass you have only one half of the plow width to finish clearing the snow to the sides, a straight plow with power angle will easily handel a few feet at a time of snow and some deeper drifts if your at maximim angle ive plowed some drifts with the one i had that i wouldnt have bet anything i could have got thru, all provided you have enough truck behind it which you should with your truck here

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bobs old iron

01-27-2014 18:24:23
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 Re: Snow plow in reply to ITS GREEN, 01-27-2014 11:36:01  
is the truck going to notice the difference of a 150#,, main question is, with stright blade, can you change angle,pitch of blade to move snow in any direction you want,, does the v-plow adjust angles to move, compaired to stright blade????



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