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Two stage Snow thrower updates/innovations???

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by ommegang, Apr 13, 2012.

  1. ommegang

    ommegang Senior Member
    from wi
    Messages: 100

    Hydro Two stage snow throwers

    So, I talked to Ariens b4 buying a 2012 pro32" for $2200. They are comming out with a Pro hydro model, 32" at $3099 late Summer. How usefull would that improvement actually be? Not quite as usefull as in a WB mower. Or would it? I think think if the operertor controls were like a stander mower then, perhaps. But she said it was going to be a lever to push forward or back like a lawn tractor. Think that feature is worth the extra coin? Personally, I would like to see some more ergonomic controls. Do othe mfgs currently offer hrdro drive? I'm pretty sure Honda does.
     
    Last edited: Apr 13, 2012
  2. basher

    basher PlowSite Fanatic
    from 19707
    Messages: 8,992

  3. ommegang

    ommegang Senior Member
    from wi
    Messages: 100

    Yeah, I seen that one. Just a dag out of my price range.
     
  4. show-n-go

    show-n-go Senior Member
    Messages: 776

    Those honda's are sweet. We had one for years, it is unstoppable with those tracks.