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Tractor trailer plow & sander

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Banksy, Sep 5, 2009.

  1. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

  2. RBRONKEMA GHTFD

    RBRONKEMA GHTFD 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,592

    Talk about dropping some coin.payup
     
  3. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,361

    I like the sand trailer. I think that would work good becouse you wouldn't have to fill it up alot.
     
  4. keitha

    keitha Senior Member
    Messages: 133

    That one was already on here.
    It says they use a v box pinned to the fith wheel.
     
  5. adksnowo

    adksnowo Senior Member
    Messages: 370

    Link is also posted in the municipal pics section or wait "DOT/CITY/COUNTY/TOWN Rig Pics. Or Plow Chaser's thread, you always have great pics, Ryan!
     
  6. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    It was posted within the last 24 hours on a diesel site by a guy who actually worked on it. I thought it was new. Sorry for the double post. I feel terrible now.
     
  7. ATV Plow King

    ATV Plow King Senior Member
    Messages: 166

    Dont feel terrible because some people haven't seen it before like me. Thanks for posting that thing ids sweet.

    -Bill
     
  8. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    LOL, I don't. I was being silly.
     
  9. ATV Plow King

    ATV Plow King Senior Member
    Messages: 166

    Lol like 5 min i posted that i was thinking about it and i was like theres no ways hes serious.

    -Bill
     
  10. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,557

    Sure would suck if there was a jam "somewhere" in the spreader hopper =] or if it froze!
     
  11. adksnowo

    adksnowo Senior Member
    Messages: 370

    The trailer is a live floor ("walking floor") trailer. It is to haul material and unload w/o dumping, just comes out the back on a "conveyor belt". It is similar to a manure spreaders sort of. The sander isn't shown. Looks like a conventional highway plow with the sander. N.Y. State DOT runs Internationals & Mack Granites that are similar. DOT Plattsburgh has an International tandem that they run a spreader in the winter on the truck. In the summer it runs a lowboy equipment trailer. Weird to see a road tractor hauling a trailer with the wing and plow mounts sticking up.
     
  12. snowman4

    snowman4 Senior Member
    Messages: 396

    Yea I was going to say that trailer isn't hitched when they're plowing!
     
  13. Oshkosh

    Oshkosh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,655

    Many companies..

    You will see allot of tractors plowing for Mass Highway with either a weight block on the hitch or a spreader pinned on..
    A company I used to contract for (Larusso Corp,Plainville Ma) had several,They used their live floor either floboy or red river bodies for spreading material with their triaxles..They made up spinner assemblies to bolt on for the winter season.
     
  14. SuperdutyShane

    SuperdutyShane PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,517

    Buts its a Western Star :( :dizzy:
     
  15. DeVries

    DeVries PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,621

    Best truck on the road today.