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Family Portraits - More to Come......

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by millsaps118, Nov 28, 2010.

  1. millsaps118

    millsaps118 Senior Member
    Messages: 691

    A few ppl have been asking to see my 1T dump set up with the new V w/wings and the shpe 2000 so here are a few with my 02 CC. More to come.............

    Note: Notice the ware on the New plow on the Super Duty, this blade has only seen 7hrs in its life so far and the snow flap is already torn and the mold board looks like it's 5yrs old! The snow flap is getting warranted this week though.......

    So far I've gone through about 18T of sand/salt and only 4T of bulk salt. Seems to be holding its own so far.

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  2. Pushin 2 Please

    Pushin 2 Please PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,559

    That is beautiful. It actually brought a tear to my eye!:waving:
  3. GMCHD plower

    GMCHD plower PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,806

    Everything looks great!!
  4. doo-man

    doo-man Senior Member
    Messages: 387

    I soo envey that 1t!!! Nice set-up !!!

    RBRONKEMA GHTFD 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,592

    Round the corners of the steel that goes over top of the flap. That will keep the steel from cutting away at the flap. I learned after my last one did that. Boss did warrenty my flap also, but told me to round the corners of the steel.
  6. ross3031

    ross3031 Senior Member
    Messages: 108

    Any chance of getting some close up pics of the V and wings on it? I've been thinking about putting a set on mine too
  7. millsaps118

    millsaps118 Senior Member
    Messages: 691

    Thanks guys for the kind words.:drinkup: RBRONKEMA, nice tip on the snow flap deal I'll make sure to ask them to do that tomorrow when it goes back.

    Here's one more for now.......

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  8. millsaps118

    millsaps118 Senior Member
    Messages: 691

    Sure....what do ya want to see? I'll snap some tomorrow.
  9. Showmestaterida

    Showmestaterida Senior Member
    Messages: 407

    Have you used the 2000 yet? pros/cons?
  10. EvenCutLawnCare

    EvenCutLawnCare Senior Member
    Messages: 207

    just curious why you guys cover up lettering when posting pics???
  11. Camden

    Camden PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,594

    I do it because there are too many lurkers on the net and you just never know who's on the other side of your screen.
  12. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,263

    Great pic...love your set-up
  13. millsaps118

    millsaps118 Senior Member
    Messages: 691

    Yeah...about 18T sand/salt 80/20 and 90/10 ratio and about 4T bulk salt. So far just one minor con, it spreads a little light on the passenger side. Positives so far; feeds material great, super simple to use, easy installation, seems to be quality built, multiple spreader setting options, poly and stainless so no rusting, and the electric auger and spinner motor have enough power, and some, to get the job done.
    X2, you can never be to cautious.......I don't mind sharing pics of my equipment to the cyber world, but I try to block out anything that might ID me to any unwanted strangers.
  14. Jelinek61

    Jelinek61 Senior Member
    Messages: 679

    Thats one sweet looking Ford. Nice work man
  15. RCsLawncare

    RCsLawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 459

    Nice looking set up!! Bet thats an efficient system!
  16. georgerk82

    georgerk82 Senior Member
    from OHIO
    Messages: 114

    Hey everything looks great, I really like the Ford. I have the same spreader in a pickup but I was thinking of putting it in my F-550, I was told by the dealer I would need to buy a longer spinner assembly so it would spread even. Are you having any trouble with the short spinner on your dump?
  17. millsaps118

    millsaps118 Senior Member
    Messages: 691

    The length of the chute doesn't effect spread pattern, it just gets the spinner closer to the ground. I was worried about the standard length chute being to high up but I just have to be careful when going next to parked cars. Might deice their hoods.:D I;m gonna find a way to mod it myself to extend the chute down a few inches. The extended chute version was only a couple hundred more but when I bought mine they didn't have any in stock so I settled for the standard chute.

    You won't have any problems with it in your 550.
  18. XxChevy-HDxX

    XxChevy-HDxX Senior Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 308

    I really like the silverado :) Have a good winter
  19. M&M Services

    M&M Services Senior Member
    from midwest
    Messages: 485

    Nice looking equipment!
  20. SDP Hauling

    SDP Hauling Senior Member
    Messages: 114

    nice poly salt dog