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Ballast weight with light duty truck

Discussion in 'Toyota Trucks' started by BD1, Nov 30, 2013.

  1. BD1

    BD1 Member
    Messages: 85

    How much ballast weight are u using for your light duty truck if you run a steel plow?
  2. tyreese27

    tyreese27 Member
    Messages: 32

    I was also wondering that
  3. Sawboy

    Sawboy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,562

    400 pounds
  4. 512high

    512high Senior Member
    Messages: 113

    we have 2 Toyota Tacoma's using 6'9" Fisher MM1, we usually have 10 bags of rock salt or 500 lbs.
  5. Pirate8067

    Pirate8067 Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    I have a 6 60 lb bags of sand against the tailgate and about 200 lbs of equipment in the back of mine.
  6. BD1

    BD1 Member
    Messages: 85

    I was able to fit 11 bags of 60 lb tube sand flat across the bed of the short box. So roughly 660 lbs. , that what Snowdogg also recommended on thee site