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Western or Boss?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Bchlawns, Jun 13, 2004.

  1. Bchlawns

    Bchlawns Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 147

    Hey Guys,
    I am going to buy a plow here very quickly. I am just starting out and wondering which is more prefered Western or Boss? Should i just start out with a straight blade or should i consider a v-blade. Is the v-blade better, i know it can do a lot more than the staright blade, but other than that which do u prefer? Should i go with a 7.5' or 8' plow on a 2500 HD?
    Thanks
    Bchlawns
     
  2. snoking

    snoking Senior Member
    Messages: 161

    Boss....and you can go to a 9-2 Vee...those trucks will carry them, might want to tweak the torrsion bars a little......but you can to to an 8-2 all day....
     
  3. Bchlawns

    Bchlawns Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 147

    Thanks for the info eric
     
  4. PLOWMAN45

    PLOWMAN45 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,830

    do you need a v i like the new westerns 8ft is the way to go
     
  5. Bchlawns

    Bchlawns Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 147

    no i dont think i need a V, i think im going to go with a 8' Western straight blade
     
  6. Heron Cove PM

    Heron Cove PM Senior Member
    Messages: 202

    You may want to take a look at the Western Pro Plus with wings.

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