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New minute mount owner

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by wfd44, Feb 11, 2004.

  1. wfd44

    wfd44 Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 369

    Any tips or hints for the new owner of a 7 1/2 Fisher minute mount on a 1996 Chevy K1500 extended cab short bed 5.7 AT. I am already aware of the typical issues with thie vehicle itself (ball joints etc.)
  2. mylawn03

    mylawn03 Senior Member
    Messages: 229

    Go slow, and be careful. Fight the urge to rush. With the Fisher, if you hit something solid of considerable height, you'll be huggin the steerin wheel, trust me...
  3. wfd44

    wfd44 Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 369

    :) I wasn't planning on breaking any speed records anyway. I tend to be fairly careful.
  4. rtm038

    rtm038 Senior Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 231

    Well said mylawn03...Been there, done that....:D :D

  5. GripTruk

    GripTruk Senior Member
    Messages: 374

    Wear your seatbelt...
    I KNOW a lot of people don't, and that is just crazy and stupid.

  6. PLOWMAN45

    PLOWMAN45 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,817

    its a tough plow not very forgiving
  7. Eyesell

    Eyesell 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,101

    Trust me the better you get the faster you'll find yourself going until "wam:dizzy: you hit something and realize you were bookin' along probably a little fast. It's natural to want to go faster when your getting better.