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Best edge for backplow?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Hawkeyestoob, Dec 1, 2014.

  1. Hawkeyestoob

    Hawkeyestoob Junior Member
    Messages: 13

    What type of edge do people prefer on their backplows?

    I have an 8' Snowman that I have a poly edge on and am seriously thinking about switching to steel. The poly edge seems to want to float some even with the downpressure and I am thinking that steel might work better. I am only doing residential work but it is all cement and I have the wings with rubber edges so I am not worried about tearing up borders or grass.

    Thanks, Craig
  2. WIPensFan

    WIPensFan PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,468

    I've only used steel edges on my Daniels plows. They scrape clean. Never had any issues with steel.
  3. Hawkeyestoob

    Hawkeyestoob Junior Member
    Messages: 13

    Thanks for the input.

    I switched back to a steel edge and am hoping for some snow so I can see how it works for me.