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Pull plow Question

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by c2weech, Sep 8, 2010.

  1. c2weech

    c2weech Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    So I am pretty sure that I am going to invest in a Daniels Pull Plow this year. The only remaining concern that i have is about the clearance when going up angled drives from street level and coming back down to street level from an upward angled drive.

    Do these plows have enough clearance when doing this? I would hate to ruin the plow, assembly, or hitch

    A good number of the drives I do are angled up from street level.

    Anyone have any feedback? I haven't been able to find much.

  2. snocrete

    snocrete Banned
    Messages: 2,862

    Never heard of anyone having problems with this?..?...We dont.
  3. WIPensFan

    WIPensFan PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,468

    Never had a problem with it.
  4. Fourbycb

    Fourbycb Senior Member
    Messages: 574

    Just to give you some kinda idea. This is a stock ram 2500 and I have 17 " of clearence and with the pull plow sitting flat even on the ground where my adjustable mount is at


  5. c2weech

    c2weech Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    Thanks guys.

    I take it that you guys feel it was a worthwhile investment and upped your efficiency?

    Thats all I needed to hear.

    Going to pick mine up in a week or two!
  6. DFLS

    DFLS Senior Member
    Messages: 339

    That looks like less that 17". I think mine is 13". The bottom of my Daniels mount hit on one driveway that had an upward angle starting at the curb. Not fun when you are sliding down backwards. The front plow hit too if I slid down too fast. 2500 hd also. Has to be a real quick upward angle to hit.

    Wouldn't like to plow without it though had it for 9 years now.

  7. elite1msmith

    elite1msmith 2000 Club Member
    from chicago
    Messages: 2,762

    I never scraped the center lift cylinder but sometimes the plow would hit on a extreme angle...I had 1 drive that no joke was45 degrees. Of course the front plow hits too, so what difference does it make