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valuable tools for in the cab.

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by payton, Feb 2, 2007.

  1. payton

    payton Senior Member
    Messages: 470

    what are you must haves for incab operations?

    radio-
    cell phone-
    paper-pen
    gps unit( one of the greatest things ever)
    flashlight
     
  2. iakentdoz

    iakentdoz Senior Member
    Messages: 204

    My voice activated plow controller :confused: Other wise know as, wife sitting in passenger seat running the plow control. Up dear, down dear, right dear... no - your other right. :dizzy:
     
  3. kkls2006

    kkls2006 Member
    Messages: 33

    Hysterical....:D
     
  4. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    large coffee cup
    Fluid Film can
    cell phone charger
    tow strap....to pull out my partner's Ford :nod:
    utility knife for salt bags....
     
  5. ThisIsMe

    ThisIsMe Senior Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 745

    Does that come with a set of ear-plugs as well?
     
  6. payton

    payton Senior Member
    Messages: 470


    ta hell with ear plugs does it have a mute switch? if so where can i find one a mute switch that is.
     
  7. Wesley's Lawn

    Wesley's Lawn Senior Member
    Messages: 394

    Not everything goes in the cab but you should have these with you.

    Cell phone and charger
    Note pad and pleanty of pens/pencils, they always dissapear
    Cold weather gear
    Spare parts kit for plow
    Extra lightbulbs for truck
    Tow straps/chains
    Fluids for truck and plow, wiper fluid,ATF, motor oil ect.
    Belt/s for motor
    Tool kit
    Poor mans GPS (map book)/GPS :D
    Your drink of choice and lots of it :drinkup:
    Snacks
    Garbage bag, so you dont have to clean the inside of your truck later, also works good for salt bags ;)
    Radio W/CD player and CDs or MP3, IPOD for the early hours when its just people talking about useless crap :gunsfiring:

    Prob other things I cant think of right now.
     
  8. Sydenstricker Landscaping

    Sydenstricker Landscaping PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,882

    1. spitter
    2. several cans of copenhagen
    3. thermos full of hot coffee
    4. cell phone
    5. basic hand tools, repair kits
    6. first aid kit
    7. carhartts
    8. knife
    9. flashlight
    10. DUCT TAPE!!:D
    11. fluids truck/plow
    12. paper/pens/business cards
    13. can of fluid film
    there is probably more, I just cant think of the rest
     
  9. JeepCreepn01

    JeepCreepn01 Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 331

    sirius satelite radio is most important to me i love no commercial radio
     
  10. iakentdoz

    iakentdoz Senior Member
    Messages: 204

    I just switched from XM, both are good but I love the new Stiletto 10 Radio.
     
  11. Mark13

    Mark13 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,737

    In my truck/toolbox all year around (most things)- ipod, work gloves, flashlights(s),floorjack, full socket set, wrenches, hammer, snowshovel, salt, phone, phone charger, tow strap, rope, bungee cords, extra trailer balls, reciever pieces, fluids for truck, and other things im forgetting
     
  12. bowtie_guy

    bowtie_guy Senior Member
    Messages: 551

    I always said I wouldn't pay for the radio. Finally after getting mad about the 2 songs then 20 min of ads I got a sirius radio and wow best thing ever. wesport
     
  13. NJ Plowman

    NJ Plowman Senior Member
    Messages: 799

    Damn, my 87' GMC plow rig still has an 8-track! :cry:
     
  14. WALKERS

    WALKERS PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,138

    eek: Outstanding...