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REAL plows

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Chuck Smith, Mar 16, 2001.

  1. Chuck Smith

    Chuck Smith 2000 Club Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 2,317

  2. plowjockey

    plowjockey PlowSite.com Sponsor
    Messages: 622

    Gotta have one!! Gotta have one!! No, I didn't say I needed one just gotta have one.

    Wow, Chuck, those things are wild!

  3. Alan

    Alan PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,393

    There's one of those with the one way plow sitting in Morrisville, VT, used to belong to the old St. Johnsbury & Lake Champlain. It appears to be all wood.
  4. Doc L.

    Doc L. Member
    Messages: 38

    I went on a cruise up the Inside Passage from Vancouver B.C. to Skagway Alaska a couple of years ago. Up in Skagway they've got a railroad mostly for tourists now. Years ago it was used for the gold rush up there. They had some wild looking railroad plows up there also. The one that most caught my eye was shaped like a corkscrew with a big auger like thing with huge steel teeth to rip into the ice that fell into the crevices in the mountains. Unreal what some people will do for a little gold, huh? I guess I'll have to settle for our season ender 2.5" storm tonight.
  5. John Allin

    John Allin PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,327

    Yup... them be some big mama's.....
  6. Mike Nelson

    Mike Nelson Senior Member
    Messages: 637

    Pretty cool pics:eek:
  7. Bill c

    Bill c PlowSite.com Veteran
    from ny
    Messages: 85

    Cool link chuck I work for the railroad that owns that equipment and that cr1000 snowblower blasts through twenty foot drifts for fun.