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Brand New Skiddy

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Rich Graz, Oct 26, 2011.

  1. Rich Graz

    Rich Graz Senior Member
    Messages: 141

    Here she is

    With heat a/c radio and a beer holder




  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    Does it come with a pool table too?
  3. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,358

    Nice machine. Good luck with it this Winter.
  4. Rich Graz

    Rich Graz Senior Member
    Messages: 141

    That option wasn't in my budget
  5. Peterbilt

    Peterbilt Senior Member
    from IA.
    Messages: 745

    How is it compaired to the track units?

    I have a PT60 and a PT80, and have been thinking about leasing a wheeled unit this winter.

  6. snocrete

    snocrete Banned
    Messages: 2,862

    Congrats on your new purchase....but I'm going to be honest, that thing looks cheap. I bet you got a really good price on it though? 2speed? Hope it works well for you, and you have good dealer support.

    P.S. is that bucket warped? In the first pic it looks warped/bent?
  7. Red Bull Junkie

    Red Bull Junkie Senior Member
    Messages: 159

    Better put that beer in a sippy cup lol. Looks good
  8. Rich Graz

    Rich Graz Senior Member
    Messages: 141

    I wouldn't know this is the first year Terex/ASV came out with the wheeled machines. So today was my first day seeing it and driving it they are delivering it to my lot on Friday where I will have more time to play around but the real verdict won't be until the pennies start falling from the sky.
  9. Rich Graz

    Rich Graz Senior Member
    Messages: 141

    Yea well I ordered it based on price and dealer support, I believe it was 30k and unfortunately does not have two speed. I thought the front exterior of the cab looked very basic/cheap myself but I also bought a bobcat S650 this year too with all the bells and whistles. That picture does make it appear that the bucket looks warped, after looking at it I think it has something to do with the shadow and angle of the picture but will absolutely double check before accepting delivery.
  10. Rich Graz

    Rich Graz Senior Member
    Messages: 141

    I only drink my beer in sippy cups :drinkup:
  11. AllOutLandscape

    AllOutLandscape Member
    Messages: 63

    I only drink beer out of funnels with a hose
  12. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,557

    Congrats on the new machine! I don't know if i would say it looks cheap but it certainly looks different than the rest of the pack for some reason, could just be the basic coloring. How's the visibility out the rear? It looks limited but i'm obv not sitting in the cab
  13. Rich Graz

    Rich Graz Senior Member
    Messages: 141

    Thanks, visibility was good and has a rear view mirror so you don't have to break your neck
  14. cat320

    cat320 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,222

    well good luck with it , looks basic but nice, but ya know less is more sometimes i think the things to look at are dealer suport , maintence acsesse to filters and visibility . is that a vertical lift or radius?
  15. leigh

    leigh PlowSite.com Addict
    from CT
    Messages: 1,968

    Vertical lift.
  16. srl28

    srl28 Senior Member
    Messages: 405

    Was this past year a good year or are the financing rates on new equipment too hard to pass up? 2 New skids, a new wheel loader, and a new truck so far?? Damm
  17. Rich Graz

    Rich Graz Senior Member
    Messages: 141

    I guess I can say it was a decent year and financing options are some what intriguing especially when they say no money down and first payment is in three months. The main reason is for expected growth, hopefully.
  18. CGM Inc.

    CGM Inc. PlowSite Veteran
    from Ontario
    Messages: 3,589

    nice unit!
  19. srl28

    srl28 Senior Member
    Messages: 405

    Well best of luck! Sounds like a good machine and expected growth is always good. How ya liking the new truck? Was looking for the exact same one actually, how was the dealer you got it from? Good deal? feel free to pm me if ya want.

    Good luck with the new machine.

    SNOWLORD Senior Member
    from MN
    Messages: 610

    Looks good. I will be curious what you have to say about it when it has 1000+ hours on it.