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Jackstand rubbing on hydrulic piston

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by lucky13rme, Feb 15, 2007.

  1. lucky13rme

    lucky13rme Member
    Messages: 43

    Does anybody else have a problem with the jackstand rubbing on the the piston. I got a little spot were the paint is scraped away. Just wondering what some might have to done to correct this.
     
  2. QCS

    QCS Junior Member
    Messages: 19

    Same issue here.... Does not seem to damage the cylinder, just a little scratch on the cylinder. I was just thinking after time it might "dig" into the side of the cylinder. By the way I have a 8' Super Duty straight blade. Hope we get an answer?
     
  3. lucky13rme

    lucky13rme Member
    Messages: 43

    Yeah, that was my concern too, that over time it would dig into the cylinder.
     
  4. bowtie_guy

    bowtie_guy Senior Member
    Messages: 551

    I just pull the leg off and put it in the truck.
     
  5. wild bill

    wild bill PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,239

    stand scrape

    this was a problem with the earlier boss plows,they seamed to have it corrected for the most part.i know a man with one put on in 1997 it scrape's,but is still going strong!he ride's it hard and puts it away wet,on a 94 f250 diesel this guy is a road warrior! don't worry it wont fail