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Chance to Get Unimog with Plow and Blowblower

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Doakster, Sep 23, 2008.

  1. Doakster

    Doakster Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 650

  2. affekonig

    affekonig Senior Member
    Messages: 909

    Oh man, that's right down the street too. No suburb of Chicago has ever had a need for something like that, but I'd request one if I was working there...
     
  3. bribrius

    bribrius PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,609

    kind of makes me wonder why they are getting rid of it though. maybe they cant get parts?
     
  4. salopez

    salopez Senior Member
    Messages: 873

    if you have the cash go for it!

    I have been looking at them too...my wife is on board now just to get the $$$.
     
  5. Mark13

    Mark13 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,737

    I'd say get it if you'll use it and have the money.

    Those mogs are awesome, I'd like one but don't have the $$$ or need.
     
  6. ctd992500

    ctd992500 Senior Member
    Messages: 109

    That can't be the reason because the military has lots of them. And I do mean alot.
     
  7. Doakster

    Doakster Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 650

    You're right, parts are easily obtained because there are so many of them, they are the standard military and civilian utility vehicle all through out Europe and have been for some time now.
     
  8. unimogr

    unimogr Senior Member
    Messages: 234

    Parts are still available from a number of dealers in the US. The US Army is still running the SEE tractor, a 406 Unimog with front end loader, backhoe and a bunch of hydraulic tools. They will be fased out in the next few years and replaced by a JCB (fastrack?)