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Age of this plow

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by Kollerman, Dec 2, 2008.

  1. Kollerman

    Kollerman Senior Member
    Messages: 113

    Hey guys,

    In my town, a guy is selling his 1996 chevy K1500 with a 7.6 western straight blade. I got this pic that he sent and I was wondering if someone would be able to guess on the age of this plow. I assume it is a unimount design?

    It looks like an older model, but the plow looks pretty good yet.

    Thanks.

    Jeremy

    1996 Chevy with Western.jpg
     
  2. fordmstng66

    fordmstng66 Senior Member
    Messages: 527

    I am not sure of the age, but it is an Ultra mount setup, which is newer than a unimount.
     
  3. iceyman

    iceyman 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,546

    looks good to me
     
  4. coldcoffee

    coldcoffee Senior Member
    Messages: 776

    I'll take a stab and guess about 4-7 yrs old, looks like it wasn't used a whole lot.

    Is that rot or just grime just above the cutting edge near center...I'd check that out, otherwise looks like a nice plow
     
  5. SnowMatt13

    SnowMatt13 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,535

    If that is the origional cutting edge then it has seen very minimal use.
    I think they came out with the UltraMount in 2000 or 01.....