Posted by paul on December 10, 2012 at 17:50:48 from (22.214.171.124):
In Reply to: snowblowers posted by joshua rod on December 10, 2012 at 03:32:01:
I run a 7 foot 2 stage blower on a 27 hp compact tractor.
The keys you _need_ are:
Slow reverse gear.
I could use more hp in deep heavy snow, but the 3 reverse gears - one is very slow - make it work good enough it works well for me. And the live pto allows me to step in the clutch 1/2 way and let the pile of snow clear out while I wait, if I come upon a bigger drift.
It can be miserable trying to run a snowblower without live pto. Possible, but miserable.
Vee blowers have their own set of problems, cheap but there is a reason....
Same-Day Shipping! Most of our stocked parts ship the same day you order (M-F). Expedited shipping available, just call! Most prices for parts and manuals are below our competitors. Compare our super low shipping rates! We have the parts you need to repair your tractor. We are a Company you can trust and have generous return policies! Shop Online Today or call our friendly sales staff toll free (800) 853-2651. [ More Info ]
TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.