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Lets see your snow dumps!

Discussion in 'Storm Pictures' started by 4x4Farmer, Jan 18, 2009.

  1. 4x4Farmer

    4x4Farmer Senior Member
    Messages: 938

    Heres ours, its almost full!
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    One of the citys dumps
    Last edited: Jan 18, 2009

    NICHOLS LANDSCA PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,286

    Farmer you better specify that it isn't yours otherwise someone might bust your balls:dizzy:
  3. lawncare18

    lawncare18 Senior Member
    Messages: 197

    Still hauling snow like crazy??? Its sure ben a good winter out my way.. its non stop.. you get things cleaned up.. piles moved... and then start all over cause you got another storm to plow!!!!
  4. Red_Rattler

    Red_Rattler Senior Member
    Messages: 202

    Time for a melter?! :dizzy:
  5. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,032

    Looks like you have lots of room left.
  6. 4x4Farmer

    4x4Farmer Senior Member
    Messages: 938

    No, theres kinda a funny property line that runs through there, Im sure its full now, The other guys that dump there were hauling like crazy tonight!
  7. jhakarter

    jhakarter Member
    Messages: 32

    you guys got other spots to dump at around town or just hoping for no snow and warm weather for a lil while? lol.. Looks like lots of dump sites around the FM area are getting full. We dont haul much snow, so where were dumping at isnt to bad yet. but theres still plenty of winter left. haha.
  8. NorthDakota

    NorthDakota Member
    Messages: 89

    heres ours

    pile 022.jpg
  9. blk90s13

    blk90s13 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,157

  10. riverwalkland

    riverwalkland Senior Member
    Messages: 401

    what kind of FEL is that? Also is that a power wagon (the pickup)
  11. oldmankent

    oldmankent PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,317

    Could you guys build up ramps in the snow for more height and storage like in gravel pits? Or is the snow just too soft to do that with? I'd think a large excavator could also pile the snow alot higher.
  12. jhakarter

    jhakarter Member
    Messages: 32

    Theres one const. company that I know of around town that uses a dozer to build up the piles in a big ramp, such as gravel pits or landfils etc.
  13. imphillips

    imphillips Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    I thinkin snow melter? Where I live north of Phila. if we got that much snow people would be having heart attacks
  14. lumps

    lumps Senior Member
    Messages: 365

    Where I'm from, they used a full size blower to stack the snow at the snow dump. By the end of winter, it would generally be around 50' high I think. I'll try to get pics next time I'm there.

    Edit: Found this pic of it online, showing the pile and a blower.

  15. 4x4Farmer

    4x4Farmer Senior Member
    Messages: 938

    what kind of blower is that? I want one!
  16. lumps

    lumps Senior Member
    Messages: 365

    It's great for driveways, haha.
  17. 04superduty

    04superduty PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,354

    what ever it is is sure is ugly, but with a 6 ft wheel base its turning radius should be pretty small. :)
  18. CityGuy

    CityGuy PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 16,902

    It looks to be cat yellow and as best i can tell it has an old cat emblem on the rear of it. Maby I am wrong.
  19. 4x4Farmer

    4x4Farmer Senior Member
    Messages: 938

    Hey, if i had it im sure i would use it for that!!! we have skids, but we use our wheel loaders to driveways instead of them. Just cause we dont haul our skids and the drives are a ways away/

    If its ugly that means it was built when they acually built stuff to last!!!! Ugly is good!!!
  20. redstroker_2002

    redstroker_2002 Member
    Messages: 62

    HEY!! y did you get out of the truck! that was a good ass song haha!!