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Need a snow plow, but what kind

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by snowlover4u2, May 26, 2009.

  1. snowlover4u2

    snowlover4u2 Junior Member
    Messages: 12

    I own a Landscaping business in virginia and am looking for a snow plow for my 2008 Tundra, I added extra leaf springs in the rear and stronger coil springs in the front. I have plowed before in Colorado and am thinking in the winters to go and plow out there.

    I am looking for a decent plow, not a poorly built one but not the top of the line. What do you all recommend?
  2. K&N Snow

    K&N Snow Member
    Messages: 45

    I love my western pro plus with wings I run them on my built Tahoes and they are great.
  3. snowlover4u2

    snowlover4u2 Junior Member
    Messages: 12

    What is the typical price for a plow and everything installed
  4. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    Dealer support is MORE important then plow brand.
    Figure around $2000 for a decent plow and mount.
  5. snowlover4u2

    snowlover4u2 Junior Member
    Messages: 12

    Hey where can I get a plow for around 2000 everywhere I have called said it would be between $4500-$5500 for a 7.6 foot and they said you cant get wings for it.
  6. iceyman

    iceyman 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,521

    ebay ... craigslist
  7. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    You looking at new ones?
    If you want used then try what Icey said or check the classifieds.
  8. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,358

    If you want a plow for $2000 or less your going to have to buy a used one.
  9. basher

    basher PlowSite Fanatic
    from 19707
    Messages: 8,990

    I've installed 29 series Snoways on those with great success. The problem is going to be finding one for 2K:D
  10. Jim@esitrucks

    Jim@esitrucks Inactive
    Messages: 1,124

    I see you are located in Va....give us a call maybe we can help you 1-877-361-2227
  11. Skid Mark

    Skid Mark Member
    from ny
    Messages: 81

    i don't think a tundra could plow that much but i recomend a western mid weight so its not so much stress on the truck let me know how it goes.

    from OHIO
    Messages: 42

    I just bought a new myers mid weight and getting ready for the snow to fall.
  13. JCI Trans

    JCI Trans Senior Member
    Messages: 313

    It would be quite intersting to see what would happen to a truck driving from VA to CO with a plow hanging off the front all the way, i hope you have a small trailer or a forklift to put it in the bed
  14. GK Snow Removal

    GK Snow Removal Member
    Messages: 33

    if you want 1 for less than 2 grand you will need a used 1 and then you would want to restore it cuz who knows if there is rust buildup or anything like that