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Blizzard 720LT spring question

Discussion in 'Blizzard Plows Discussion' started by pro5oh, Dec 27, 2010.

  1. pro5oh

    pro5oh Junior Member
    Messages: 5

    Bought this plow used and it has provisions for 3 trip springs but only has 2. Seems to trip easily, does anyone know if it should have the 3rd?
  2. Pristine PM ltd

    Pristine PM ltd PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,794

    ah... I think they have 4 small ones... probably about $50 each. They should help.
  3. purpleranger519

    purpleranger519 Senior Member
    from Kansas
    Messages: 536

    I cant remember if those had 3 or 2. The new LTs like the 7600 only have 2.
  4. moserjj

    moserjj Junior Member
    Messages: 24

    my 720LT has 4 and it still trips way too easy. tighten them up good and make sure you have all 4
  5. pro5oh

    pro5oh Junior Member
    Messages: 5


    just went through all the parts manuals for the 720lt none have 3 they all have four but my plow only has places for 3. maybe mine is a different model blizzard.
  6. plowking35

    plowking35 2000 Club Member
    from SE CT
    Messages: 2,923

    Came with 4 little ones and Jerre added 2 more. Made all the difference.
  7. moserjj

    moserjj Junior Member
    Messages: 24

    can you please post a picture of how this was done?
  8. Jerre Heyer

    Jerre Heyer Senior Member
    Messages: 948

    If it was a 700 or a 760LT it had 3. ( DIFFERENT LENGTHS by the way )

    On the 680 and 720's they had 4.

    Easy to add more. Make a piece like is on the plow and weld on to plow. Cut matching holes in the upper angel and add away.

    Have some 760LT's with wings running 5 springs and some 810's and 8611 's running up to 8 springs.
  9. moserjj

    moserjj Junior Member
    Messages: 24

    Thanks Jerre - do you have any springs for the 720LT in stock? I'd like 3 or 4 (couple new, couple spares) but my local dealer is miserable to work with it. If not, do you know of a good source for the springs?