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Pricing on a New BOSS?

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by peterk800xc, Apr 11, 2014.

  1. peterk800xc

    peterk800xc Senior Member
    Messages: 186

    I just bought a new RAM 2500and will be looking for a new BOSS Straight blade for it. Probaly an 7.6 Standard Duty or the 7.6 Super Duty. Can anyone give me some Ballpark figures as to what to expect to pay for one installed and if the install is pretty much a straight forward job or involves cutting of valances, frameworks? Thanks in advance.
  2. 1olddogtwo

    1olddogtwo PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,394

    Not a boss or a ram guy but a 7-6 is too small for a 3/4 ton truck. What's the Cab/bed configuration?
  3. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    To small a plow. Just call General Welding and they will tell you over the phone.
  4. Snoviper

    Snoviper Senior Member
    Messages: 121

    I have the 2012 Ram 2500 you will want at least an 8ft plow. I had a quote last Fall on a Boss 8' Super Duty for $4500 plus tax installed here in Syracuse. I ended up getting a Snoway, because I wanted the Down Pressure and wireless controller.
    Last edited: Apr 11, 2014
  5. allagashpm

    allagashpm Senior Member
    Messages: 700

    Just call the dealers. Mine has a list by the phone in big print with the installed price for all the plows since so many people call
  6. basher

    basher PlowSite Fanatic
    from 19707
    Messages: 8,990

    You need either 8 or 8'6" blade for that truck, regardless of what you are using it for.
  7. Northwind

    Northwind Junior Member
    from Da U.P.
    Messages: 28

    Paid a little over $4600 for a 8'6" super duty 2 months ago. I agree with the above, you'll regret putting that small of a plow on that truck.
  8. CAT 245ME

    CAT 245ME PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,030

    Smallest blade I own is an 8'2 Boss V, it's too small for my liking. I also have another 8'2 Boss V with the Boss wings (10' wide) that I run on a 2500 Ram ECSB gasser, even plowing small resi's with it I never remove the wings.
  9. peterk800xc

    peterk800xc Senior Member
    Messages: 186


    Thanks for the help. I went to Our local Boss Distributor in Elma NY. General Welding. The Salesman gave me some figures but told me to wait until August as this is when Boss has its best pricing. Said I could save a few hundred waiting.Question though is why is a 7.6 blade to small. I do just driveways and this is my second Boss, the other was the same size. Just wondering.
  10. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    1st GW offer 200 bucks off at the fair. Need something to be at least pass the tires .
  11. peterk800xc

    peterk800xc Senior Member
    Messages: 186

    Crew Cab and short bed.
  12. mega10cab

    mega10cab Senior Member
    Messages: 192

    I have a boss 8' on my 10 2500 ram mega cab. When turning, my rear wheels run over the snow. No way would I go less then 8'.
  13. Joneill

    Joneill Member
    Messages: 31

    I am looking to get an 8' straight blade for next winter, western told me $4950. Installed, sounds like Boss is a lil cheaper?
  14. CSLC

    CSLC Senior Member
    Messages: 260

    I got a 8'2 vxt ill sell ya