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My new blizzard!!!

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by BigBurban, Nov 2, 2005.

  1. BigBurban

    BigBurban Member
    Messages: 31

    Got my plow on a few weeks ago and finally got some time to get a couple pictures of it.

    Plow: Blizzard 860
    Truck: Chevy 2500HD CC Duramax/Allison, 3" body lift on 35" BFG's

    LET IT SNOW:gunsfiring:
  2. MD Power Plow

    MD Power Plow Senior Member
    Messages: 151

    Nice setup. Keep the Blizard croud updated on how it performs!:drinkup:
  3. SnowGuy73

    SnowGuy73 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,868

    Nice looking set up..:cool:

    JRKRACE Senior Member
    Messages: 172

    How exactly did you get all of that to fit?......Lift kit? Timbren's...A lot of plow for that set-up but seems to take it better the other DMAX trucks I've seen...
  5. Jim Prill

    Jim Prill Member
    from Zion Il
    Messages: 74

    I was wondering what size tires are on those h2 rims. They look so nice on your truck!!!:cool:
  6. gkm

    gkm Senior Member
    Messages: 305

  7. BigBurban

    BigBurban Member
    Messages: 31

    T-bars are up about 6 turns to level the truck out without the plow on. No timbrens or anything else. I plan to add atleast #500 of ballast to the back once the snow comes.

    Tires.......The fronts are 35x12.5 and the rears are 35x14.5. They are take off from the CORR race trucks. I have an extra set of 12.5 wides that may go on for winter but i will see how these things like the snow first.
  8. TLS

    TLS PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,425

    How depressing....a straight blade Blizzard. :rolleyes:

    Why didn't you get the 810? :confused:
  9. BigBurban

    BigBurban Member
    Messages: 31


    All i plow are 3 res. drives for family.

    The 860 installed was $2900.....I couldnt justify another $1000+ for the 810
  10. TLS

    TLS PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,425

    Just that there are a lot of straight blades that are good out there. The advantages of a Blizzard disappear quick when you get wing-less.

    But, ....if you have a good local dealer, and you get it cheap (sounds like you did), you'll likely be fine.
  11. BigBurban

    BigBurban Member
    Messages: 31

    I shopped around for a while looking at boss and western and the blizzard. It was a toss up between the three since the dealers are all within 2 miles of me. I chose the blizzard because of price and quality.

    The blizzard factory is only about 4 hours north from here with many dealers within an hour drive.