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Help Identifying Plow and mount

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by swingingsteel, Nov 23, 2012.

  1. swingingsteel

    swingingsteel Junior Member
    Messages: 3

    Hello, I have recently gotten a western unimount 7'6" snow plow. I originally got the plow on a trade, and bought the truck mount after. I believe it is a western unimount pro from my research as it has 7 ribs and 3 springs. I have a long driveway and my tractor just takes too long. I have a 2000 chevy 2500hd with the 6.0. I have been looking at different setups, and I believe that my parts don't match up. If anyone could help identify my problem it would be a big help. I have searched the internet and found this site, and if anyone will know, it will be you guys. The plow was mounted on a mid 90's 1 ton chevy, and was cut off. I can't figure out how everything goes together. It seems to me that the part that holds the light and lifts the plow is mismatched and won't mount to the plow or the truck. I don't know what the technical term for that part is. The nearest dealer is an hour away, so hopefully someone will have some insight. Thank you in advance.

  2. Stik208

    Stik208 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,316

  3. swingingsteel

    swingingsteel Junior Member
    Messages: 3

    Thank you Jason.
  4. swingingsteel

    swingingsteel Junior Member
    Messages: 3

    Would it be a better bet to sell what I have and buy a complete unit ? Can you tell if the unimount for the truck is correct for a 2000 chevy 2500hd ?
  5. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    That's a Western Franken-plow of some sort. It's old school head gear integrated into a Unimount or something. Kind of hard to tell what was done from that view.