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Sno Foil or rubber deflector

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by kramer56, Oct 16, 2006.

  1. kramer56

    kramer56 Senior Member
    Messages: 595

    Hey I am lookin into getting a sno foil or rubber deflector for my fisher plow. Does anyone know what is better to have for keeping snow off my windshield???? any help ?
     
  2. J29

    J29 Senior Member
    Messages: 171

    SnoFoil by far. I will never have another plow without having one. I know some say that it doesn't allow you to stack as high, but I have never had a problem. Just my 2 cents. J.
     
  3. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,557

    if you do a lot of backdragging ide go with the rubber deflector....anything else...sno-foil
     
  4. Big Dog D

    Big Dog D PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,134


    Whats wrong with the sno-foil for backdragging?
     
  5. zapster

    zapster Member
    Messages: 34

    i made my own rubber deflector from a old conveyer belt from a sand plant....
    6" is plenty even in the powder...and it dont come back over the plow to blind you while driving...:eek:

    ...zap!
     
  6. itsgottobegreen

    itsgottobegreen PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,351

    It sticks 8" out in front of the cutting edge. So you can't get as close to garage doors with them. AKA more shoveling required.
     
  7. Big Dog D

    Big Dog D PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,134


    8"??????? Come on......:dizzy:
     
  8. kramer56

    kramer56 Senior Member
    Messages: 595

    so a rubber deflector is better for backdraggin then hey. will it work the same for long driveways or alot of powder?
     
  9. DESTEFANO3782

    DESTEFANO3782 Senior Member
    Messages: 179

    Personally If Your Trying To Get That Close To A Doog Your Just Looking Foor Trouble, Eventually Youll Be Buying A New Garage Door Casue You Slid Through It.