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1500 ram witha hd plow works great!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by Lee's plowing, Feb 22, 2011.

  1. Lee's plowing

    Lee's plowing Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    i have a 1500 ram short bed with a 7.5 hd plow and had to use a sd truck side mount. this is my back up truck but now i use it as my primary, so much easier to turn in a tight driveway or parkinglot. So many people told me i couldnt put a hd plow on a 1500 but i did and i coulndt be more happy to prove them wrong
  2. YardMedic

    YardMedic PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,266

    Half ton trucks do awesome for plowing most things. I always did a ton of driveways with a half ton & 7.5 Fisher, and my grandfather did the same.

    STIHL GUY Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 663

    a halfton is fine for driveways as long as the plow on it is not to big/heavy
  4. plowguy43

    plowguy43 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,264

    Shhhhh don't say that too loud. 90% of the people on this site will have you believe you cannot put a 7'6" HD on a 1500, but would you believe I actually put one on an 03 Dakota!!!!

    Talk about the ultimate driveway rig, I could turn around in some very small driveways.
    Last edited: Dec 13, 2011
  5. Stik208

    Stik208 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,316

    Looks like it was going to fall forward when lifted, I noticed that on alot of MM1s.
  6. plowguy43

    plowguy43 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,264

    Yeah you can adjust the headgear on them since they stretch the support "straps" after awhile, I didn't realize that until after I sold it off.
  7. Lee's plowing

    Lee's plowing Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    yeah you tell somone that you put a hd plow on a half ton truck and they look at you like you just told them you just saw bigfoot