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Something different

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by TazLandscapes, Jan 26, 2009.

  1. TazLandscapes

    TazLandscapes Senior Member
    Messages: 104

    I found this Video On youtube.

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    something diffrent and useful i guess

  2. gusdust

    gusdust Senior Member
    Messages: 143

    We have snowman rear plows and have talked about putting one on the front of a truck just to do the condo units that are so tight.
  3. lawnboyri1

    lawnboyri1 Junior Member
    Messages: 6

    I've seen that truck around my area. i believe he is from the N.Providence/Lincoln/Pawtucket (Rte.146) area of Rhode Island.
  4. riverwalkland

    riverwalkland Senior Member
    Messages: 401

    That's probably the most unprofessional thing I've seen here
  5. merrimacmill

    merrimacmill PlowSite.com Addict
    from MA
    Messages: 1,822

    A hardly functional version of the Hiniker C plow?
  6. ALC-GregH

    ALC-GregH PlowSite.com Addict
    from pa
    Messages: 1,132

    I'd be embarrassed to be seen with that hideous looking thing.
  7. sjosephlawncare

    sjosephlawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 284

    what happens when it trips? Does the front of the truck fall off?
  8. JDiepstra

    JDiepstra PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,780

  9. Red_Rattler

    Red_Rattler Senior Member
    Messages: 202

    Its a trip edge so I assuming it will trip normally when plowing backwards... He'll just test his welds when hes going forward... lol And yes that plow is a waste but oh well he likes it....
    Last edited: Jan 26, 2009
  10. MAR4CARS

    MAR4CARS Senior Member
    Messages: 246

    Thats not going to trip when hes plowing forward .. I think thats the stupidest snow removal hack ive seen to date.
  11. Snowaway

    Snowaway Senior Member
    Messages: 248

    I think he should get a pull plow and turn it around so he can push also.
  12. twgranger

    twgranger Senior Member
    from .
    Messages: 171

    HAHA thats ****** up!!
  13. ACS

    ACS Member
    Messages: 56

    Haha pretty cool to see something different, Not my cup of tea but I give him props for trying something different.
    Besides all the people worried about the blade triping I think hes fine , Think about how the cutting edge is facing and its angle , it will be smoother then when we hit something and the plow would just float up.

    but thats my $0.02

    Time to sit back and watch this thread take off.
  14. gusdust

    gusdust Senior Member
    Messages: 143

    We do two condo projects with a total of 116 double drives anywhere from 25-50 ft. long. The backing up 3-4 times per drive gets real old, hard on the neck and back. Mirrors always seem to be snowy, icy, etc. Gotta make sure you get close but don't drive through the doors. We are required to use pull plows instead of just back dragging with front blades. Seriously thinking that one of our snowmen pull plows on the front of a truck might be the ticket. Then we could back over mailboxes and light poles instead of bumping overhead doors! Ya, might have to get on that idea soon.