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Cummins plowing , last year, deep snow on top of deep snow

Discussion in 'Storm Pictures' started by DFLS, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. DFLS

    DFLS Senior Member
    Messages: 339

    From last year, a fresh 11" snow on top of the 3 feet already on the ground. Had to work at this one because the piles were already huge. Look at the front walk at the end of the video.


    How do you embed videos?
  2. Stik208

    Stik208 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,316

    Must be a chain lift plow to stack that high, :laughing:.
  3. jmbones

    jmbones Senior Member
    from NE PA
    Messages: 236

    Gotta love that whistle! Sounds like it was basically idling through alot of that stuff.
  4. DFLS

    DFLS Senior Member
    Messages: 339

    It's a Boss can't you see it when it goes up the bank?
  5. DFLS

    DFLS Senior Member
    Messages: 339

    You should listen to my other videos just go to my page and scroll down the list for more.
  6. Stik208

    Stik208 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,316

    I was being facetious.
  7. alldayrj

    alldayrj PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,097

    since were on stacking, are you raising the plow as you pull in to the pile or is that all snow lifting the plow?
  8. DFLS

    DFLS Senior Member
    Messages: 339

    Lift into pile. Multitasking especially if the back plow is down at that same time...

    More big snow: http://youtu.be/ksXPycSOWWE
  9. Harford13

    Harford13 Senior Member
    Messages: 147

    I'm jealous, truck sounds evil!! Nice work
  10. CAT 245ME

    CAT 245ME PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,029

    How long did it take you to get use to using and remembering that you had the back blade on the truck, yours looks like it's about 8 feet in your pics.
  11. DFLS

    DFLS Senior Member
    Messages: 339

    I remember one time that I couldn't figure out what I was hung up on - the truck wouldn't go backwards. That was the only lesson I needed for raising plow before backing.

    Same for hitting walls, you learn pretty quick.

    One time on a hilly driveway in very icy conditions a customer was moving his car even though he was instructed not to and I was going up the driveway, lost traction and slid back down the hill into the side of his moving car. We hit at a 45 degree angle, the corner of my back plow pierced the car door and peeled it open like a can opener, 4k damage to Lexus, back plow no damage. All in slow motion like 5 mph. If only he hadn't moved out of the safe spot.