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Backdrag Edges

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Plow More, Sep 30, 2011.

  1. Plow More

    Plow More Senior Member
    Messages: 172

    Have you guys used them before? I do not have any experience with them and am wondering if they are worth while.
  2. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    I used to have them on my Fisher Speedcast's. Fishers don't back drag very clean, so it was a must doing driveways. Westerns have a more agressive attack angle...not sure you'd need one.
  3. s. donato

    s. donato Senior Member
    Messages: 314

    I have one on my midweight and i love the thing. I think for the lighter plows they are worth the money. Although mine back drags better then my friends pro plus - he doesn't have the back drag edge.
  4. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,511

    Use the search function, There is like 9000 posts on "backdrag" edges
  5. MikeRi24

    MikeRi24 Senior Member
    Messages: 562

    I have one on my Boss. it works ok. any plow that does not have down pressure is going to ride up eventually. The backdrag edge helps it bite a little bit better. for what they cost I'm not sure if I'd buy another one. The only downside is it'll get hooked on edges and cracks, and the plow doesnt really trip backwards, so watch out for that. If you hit a good crack it'll stop the truck dead.