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New truck, old plow?

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by adegiulio, Jul 28, 2013.

  1. adegiulio

    adegiulio Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    Good morning! I'm trading in my 2006 Ram 1500 for a GMC Sierra 2500. I have a Boss plow with a 7'6" straight blade. I know I'll probably have to get a new sub-frame, but I also want to get a bigger blade. Is this advisable? Are the hydraulics able to handle the greater load?

    Thanks for any help!
     
  2. 1olddogtwo

    1olddogtwo PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,535

    Best off selling the old one off and buying new.
     
  3. 2006Sierra1500

    2006Sierra1500 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,758

    Hydros would be fine, but it would be easier to just sell the 7'6'' and find a V or something
     
  4. adegiulio

    adegiulio Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    Thank you both for the replies. Yeah, it would be easier to buy a new one, but more expensive too :)