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Fishers Plow Feet

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by CallBob, Dec 17, 2011.

  1. CallBob

    CallBob Member
    Messages: 50

    Hi , got the plow with feet on it , should i remove them when plowing or just leave them on ?:alien:
     
  2. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

  3. tonylillo

    tonylillo Senior Member
    Messages: 115

    I have a new fisher plow with the trip edge, the guy i bought it from mentioned that I should drop the feet and put only 2 washers on top with the lynch pin and the rest at the bottom, this way if I trip the edge it will not poke a hole in the bottom of the plow.

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    Last edited: Dec 22, 2011
  4. GMCHD plower

    GMCHD plower PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,819

    I had this happen with my plow, I had the shoes all the way up (all washers above the bracket) and it triped hard a few times making 2 dents in the face of the plow from behind. We'll just say, the shoes now make great door stops.
     
  5. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,361

    I don't use shoes. If the ground is soft, I just pick the plow up a little bit. In the Summer time when the plow is stored in my garage, I put shoes on so the cutting edge isn't touching the floor. I don't think it matters much but, it's just one of them things that I do.