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Duramax 3500 SRW Boss Ploy V XT

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by rjlucas4th, Dec 16, 2010.

  1. rjlucas4th

    rjlucas4th Member
    Messages: 41

    I've posted several pics and vids of the Honda Big Red with the Boss V Plow but here are a few pics of my truck that I use as well. I also have a box I made for the bed that fits right behind the Gooseneck ball to the tailgate so it doesnt slide that weighs approx.1600 lbs which helps alot. I dont salt so I had to do something for some weght.

    I also added a couple of my Dually hauling back units from an auction with a Big Tex 28ft tandem dual gooseneck and another with a 40ft one. :drinkup:

    boss.jpg

    boss2.jpg

    snow.jpg

    dually3.jpg

    haulin.jpg
     
  2. EGLC

    EGLC PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,733

    I sure hope you have a nice .45 when hauling those quads and utv's!!!
     
  3. rjlucas4th

    rjlucas4th Member
    Messages: 41

    Actually I do carry a XD .45 but so far havent had the need for it. Hope I never do.
     
  4. maverjohn

    maverjohn Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    Nice set up you have, I did't see any lights on top of big red? (light bar)
     
  5. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,919

    nice trucks if your ever in pa feel free to stop and drop off a quad or 2!!
     
  6. FSUPERDUTY

    FSUPERDUTY Senior Member
    Messages: 311

    Me like XD!!!
     
  7. teamgreendude

    teamgreendude Senior Member
    Messages: 116

    how doesyour red 3500 do with the 9'2'' vxt ? I'm still unsure if I want and 8'2'' or 9'2'' vxt on the front of my 2500hd D/A.
     
  8. KMBertog

    KMBertog PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,129

    great looking truck! :drinkup:
     
  9. rjlucas4th

    rjlucas4th Member
    Messages: 41

    I only have the 8'2" vxt. I thought about the 9'2" but decided it may be more difficult to use in tight areas. The truck handles it well though and the added weight helps a bunch and I also cranked the t-bars up some too. I dont think you would be dissappointed with either plow.
     
  10. STIHL GUY

    STIHL GUY Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 663

    those are some nice trucks and quads you got there
     
  11. shott8283

    shott8283 Senior Member
    Messages: 258

    at least you have better taste in sidearms then trucks


    lol!!!

    nice rigs!
     
  12. rjlucas4th

    rjlucas4th Member
    Messages: 41

    I've only got a small LED strobe on the truck that I take off when the plow isnt on.
    As for the taste in trucks, Duramax and Allison is a hard to beat combo when you pull alot. I've crossed the scales a little over 30k with the dually and it really does a good job. I like the way the Ford looks, but the 6.0's were not a good engine choice and the 6.4 seems to be the same and terrible fuel econ. One of my good customers is the Diesel tech at the local Ford dealer and he drives a Duramax so that speaks for itself. Although I have driven an '11 F-250 and was very impressed. The dodge is also a good looking truck, but I hate a manuel tranny and their autos dont seem to hold up real well in the diesels from people that I have talked to. If I wanted a 6 speed though, the cummins is a sweet motor too. My dad has a Monaco motorhome wiht a ISC series cummins and it weighs 41k and still gets around 7.5 mpg here in the mountains but its mated to an allison tranny.
     
  13. the new boss 92

    the new boss 92 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,989

    what exhaust do you have on the red truck? also is it an hd and you took the hd off?
     
  14. rjlucas4th

    rjlucas4th Member
    Messages: 41

    It has a 4" MBRP exhaust and an Edge Juice w/attitude programmer. Its a turbo back system so I got rid of the cat too. The dually also has a 4" MBRP dual system turbo back. Its the new truck with all the emissions on it so I deleted all that crap with EFI Live tuned by DuramaxTuner. Both trucks run extremely well and are pretty decent on fuel.
     
  15. bowtie_guy

    bowtie_guy Senior Member
    Messages: 551

    nice!! big tex trailers are solid! Tow real nice.
     
  16. RCsLawncare

    RCsLawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 459

    Nice trucks, love the tow rig!!
     
  17. lawnscapes2

    lawnscapes2 Junior Member
    from zone 5
    Messages: 14

    Nice Rigs man!!
     
  18. joshg

    joshg Senior Member
    from VT
    Messages: 141

    Got any pictures? Sounds interesting.