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Yeah.... It's a little small

Discussion in 'Residential Snow Removal' started by Beachernaut, Jan 29, 2016.

  1. Beachernaut

    Beachernaut Member
    Messages: 87

    Been a while since I posted. I bought a Homesteader/Suburbanite in 09 (I think) and used it with my 95 Jimmy/Blazer (S-10). Worked great. Unfortunately, I'd been limping the little Jimmy along and having to dump more money into it each fall to prepare it for plowing in the winter. This year it developed a random locking issue with the passenger rear wheel. It was the straw that broke the camel's back if you will. Decided to order a mount and headlight harness for my pickup (everything else transferred). Put it on last Saturday and cleaned out my driveway. My first impression is.... This little plow is a bit small for my pickup.

    I'd like to get a bigger plow, but since I don't do this for money, and this little plow still works, I can't justify the expense of getting something bigger.

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  2. seville009

    seville009 Senior Member
    from CNY
    Messages: 740

    It's better than shoveling.....if it works, it's good.
     
  3. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 8,592

    Get some red-bull.
     
  4. mwalsh9152

    mwalsh9152 Senior Member
    Messages: 434

    stop playing with it, it'll grow
     
  5. allagashpm

    allagashpm Senior Member
    Messages: 704

    Just go easy on it and it should work for you.
    Don't blame you for not wanting to spend the money on a new blade.
     
  6. dchr

    dchr Senior Member
    Messages: 159

    Hey if the truck/plow does the job then stick with it. Small bites in bigger storms and you'll be ok. Plows are a lot tougher than most think
     
  7. Randall Ave

    Randall Ave 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,015

    Early morning TV commercials have adds to make things grow!!!!
     
  8. Beachernaut

    Beachernaut Member
    Messages: 87

    Hahahaha.... You guys crack me up.