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How many?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by GeoffD, Oct 22, 2000.

  1. GeoffD

    GeoffD PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 2,266

    How many of you have tractors or heavy equipment that you also use in your snow and ice removel biz?

    Geoff
     
  2. diggerman

    diggerman Senior Member
    from Ames
    Messages: 700

  3. GeoffD

    GeoffD PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 2,266

    On a second note, what do ya use?

    Geoff
     
  4. diggerman

    diggerman Senior Member
    from Ames
    Messages: 700

    Cat 938g wheel loader with traction and ride control and bucket coupler.The machine is not an IT even though it has a coupler,attachment are 16ft protech 11ft rev plow.

    Cat 928F or G (this machine is traded for a 416 I lease for the summer)14ft protech

    Cat 416C IT 4x4,broom,11ft blade,14ft pusher

    Case 90xt skidloader cab,two speed, hyd bucket coupler,ride control, 7.5 ft plow, broom, snow bucket

    John Deere 770A road grader 14ft mole board

    Agco Allis 6680 4x4 farm tractor cab,11ft plow rear blade

    Will have 7 dumps of various sizes and brands. 1 with 10 ft western 2 with one ways,4 with 11ft rev. highway blades home built mounts.
     
  5. UNISCAPE

    UNISCAPE Member
    Messages: 48

    2 JOHN DEERE SKID STEER 7775 WITH 9 FOOT BLADES
    THREE MASON DUMPS, 2 PICK UPS, ONE INTERNATIONAL
     
  6. plowking35

    plowking35 2000 Club Member
    from SE CT
    Messages: 2,923

    JD 310c 2wd for loading spreaders
    410 4x4 with 12'pusher for larger commercial I park route.
    Dino
     
  7. n y snow pros

    n y snow pros Senior Member
    Messages: 246

    We purchased 7 new 544 John Deere loaders with quick disconnect buckets.These loaders all have 16ft Protecs on them.
    2 case 2yd antique machines with 16ft Protecs 2 Jcbs 1 3yd machine with 16ft protec and 1 1yd machine with 14ft lowpro Protec.

    3 744 John Deere 5yd bucket machines with 24ft Protecs
    We also have 1 custom built Protec with 8 posts ontop and bottom for cleaning under trailers.

    Thank the Lord for Protecs!
     
  8. JCurtis

    JCurtis Banned
    Messages: 862

    Case 580 K 4x4, have leased other heavy equipment as needed.

    We even rented several Triaxle Dumps and Roll off trucks with 40 yard containers one year in order to haul snow away from one account that didn't have room to store snow piles.