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Going to the Boss dealer tomorrow

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by Chris-R, Jul 24, 2005.

  1. Chris-R

    Chris-R Senior Member
    Messages: 321

    Well I've been trying to decide which plow to buy and I think it's going to be a Boss 8 foot trip edge straight blade. Tomorrow I'm going to a local dealer to see if he can convince me to buy his product instead of a Fisher. Around here, Fisher is the most popular plow but a Boss looks better to me. I had a Fisher on my other truck and was fairly happy with it but it's all I know. Can anyone help convince me that a Boss is the right thing to do? Please tell me how much you love your Boss plow. Thanks.
  2. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,477

    You'll love the Boss' speed compared to the Fisher, but that's about all I can comment on. Never had one of their trip edge straight blades, although I would think they are good plows. I think you should be happy as long as you get good service from the dealer.

    Can't say I am exactly pleased with their v-plows, though. But you can do a search if you care to find more info on that subject.
  3. Chris-R

    Chris-R Senior Member
    Messages: 321

    Well I put my order in for an eight foot straight blade trip edge. I visited two Boss dealers. The first one was a big outfit. A salesman who knew less about Boss plows than I, was told to deal with me. He was a kid who didn't plow snow and didn't know a whole lot about plowing snow. I left that place pretty fast. I guess they sell a lot more trailers than snowplows. The second place was a complete 180. The owner met with me. He explained everything about the plow. He compared a Fisher to a Boss. The guy plows for the town and he told me that his shop is available all day and night during a storm. He's going to install it in a few weeks after I get back from vacation.
  4. William B.

    William B. Senior Member
    from S.E. IA
    Messages: 978

    Congrats!! Now all we need is pics.

  5. you will love boss plows...the are great..
    but i guess im a little partial ...they are made in Michigan...up in the U.P., they get a lot of snow up there...
  6. flykelley

    flykelley 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,124

    I didn't know Boss was made here in Michigan, I know Blizzard are made in the U.P. I also ordered a new Boss 8 ft superduty this week. I hope I will be happy with it.

    Regards Mike
  7. jonw440

    jonw440 Senior Member
    Messages: 139

    Chris_R what dealers did you visit?
    I bought my 8' SD straight blade today from Jerry in Belchertown. Great place!!!
  8. Chris-R

    Chris-R Senior Member
    Messages: 321

    I'm getting the plow from Advanced Accessories in Boxborough. They're doing it next week. I also went to Wright Trailers in Seekonk. Good luck with your new plow :) If I can reduce the file size of my pictures, I'll post some pics after the installation.