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Defelctor Rubber

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by CT18fireman, Oct 26, 2001.

  1. CT18fireman

    CT18fireman Banned
    Messages: 2,133

    Anyone in CT or southern NY know where I can find a company to pick up some conveyor belt to use as a defelctor? I need to replace the rubber on two plows. They have seen a few year of hard use.
  2. thelawnguy

    thelawnguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,011

    Let me know where you find some. Or if anyone wishes, I will trade a 8' sno-foil for a rubber deflector. IMO Sno-foil is less than ideal for parking lots, would be better suited for long runs.
  3. 99SDPSD

    99SDPSD Senior Member
    Messages: 118

    Or you could use some old LDH used fire hose.
  4. Mike Nelson

    Mike Nelson Senior Member
    Messages: 637

    You guys can give us a call.I believe we have some down in the warehouse.
  5. lm116

    lm116 Junior Member
    Messages: 16

    You can try Rock Rubber
    They are located in the Rocky Hill or Cromwell area I believe
  6. wolfie

    wolfie Senior Member
    Messages: 174

    hmmmm, we have some rubber around here someplace that's about a half inch thick... Maybe I shouls make some for mine and there might enough for you too... I better check with my dad first though he's the one that brought it home.
  7. thelawnguy

    thelawnguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,011

    They are on Laurel Rd in Rocky Hill. I drive past their place daily, but never gave em a thought since they are tucked off on a dead end street. But will stop in on Monday. Thanks for the tip.
  8. CT18fireman

    CT18fireman Banned
    Messages: 2,133

    If you go by check it out for me. I need about 40 ft. Let me know
  9. guido

    guido PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 261


    O&G or Tilcon.....

    If I was home still I could find you guys some, but its a lot harder pulling strings from Germany not being able to "give back" to these guys anymore, ya know.

    Good Luck!
  10. john r

    john r Senior Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 239

    Let me know too. I need about 25'
  11. CT18fireman

    CT18fireman Banned
    Messages: 2,133

    Find anything out???
  12. thelawnguy

    thelawnguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,011

    I've been home with two sick kids today, so the short answer is "no".

    I will stop by tomorrow am after the school bus picks up the youngins.
  13. thelawnguy

    thelawnguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,011

    Here ya go...

    3 ply 12" wide (1/2 in thick?) is $5.85 l.f. fob Rocky Hill, CT.

    I will ship to you UPS @ $7.25 l.f. tax and freight included. E-mail me if interested.
  14. soilmover

    soilmover Member
    Messages: 31

    We use Metropolitan Rubber Company, Inc.

    135 Lawrence street
    Hackensack NJ 07301
    Tel- 489-0909

    If its Rubber they have it any size any shape.

    Does anyone know who sells the metal strips that go with the deflector kits? We have all the rubber just need metal strips for 36' total feet of plows.Most places only want to sell the kits.I know i can get my welder to cut, but i just want to mail order . I'm short on time.:confused:
  15. thelawnguy

    thelawnguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,011

    So, I check this place out and report back, and not even a "thank you" or a "no thanks"?

    Next time you can check it out yourself...
  16. CT18fireman

    CT18fireman Banned
    Messages: 2,133

    Easy man. I missed that post. Been hectic around here. Yeah I am interested. Let me see exactly how much I need and I will get back to you.

  17. CT18fireman

    CT18fireman Banned
    Messages: 2,133

    Oh I see you just sent me a Private Message.

    Thanks Again
  18. thelawnguy

    thelawnguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,011


    Last call, if you want this let me know asap so I can get it to you by the weekend (next storm coming!)
  19. jjdonovan

    jjdonovan Member
    Messages: 30

    Try Conn. Valley Rubber

    I have used this co. many times. Great people to deal with, I work near -by so I usually walk in and tell them what I need. Usually they can provide it right there and then. They also make hoses on site. Hope this helps.JJ:)
  20. Big Nate's Plowing

    Big Nate's Plowing PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,266

    Bill, how much do you want for your sno~foil?