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Ballast in work truck!?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by PROPJCKEY, Nov 19, 2003.

  1. PROPJCKEY

    PROPJCKEY Senior Member
    Messages: 125

    Hey all!,

    New guy here. Just bought a 7.5' Western Pro Ultramount. Have been reading about ballast for the rear of the truck. Here's my question: I have a 2002 Silverado SB LS 6.0 with full length rail mounted tool boxes that weigh about 300#'s each loaded with tools and I also have an aluminum lumber rack I hand fabricated that weighs about 120#'s. Do I need anymore weight?

    Thanks, Jeff
     
  2. easthavenplower

    easthavenplower Senior Member
    Messages: 282

    no i have the dame truck and i run about 600 pounds in the back its plents but do your self a favor and put the timbrens on it