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2/10 - 2/11 21in storm

Discussion in 'Storm Pictures' started by Mackman, Feb 12, 2010.

  1. Mackman

    Mackman PlowSite.com Addict
    from S.E. PA
    Messages: 1,356

    Got another 21in on top of the 28.5in we got 3 days ago. This storm was bad alot of down trees. I didn't get alot of pics. But i did get a flat tire:angry:

    I was stuck in a neighborhood cuz of a down tree. I went up to do the cu-de-sac and a tree fell in the mean time blocking me in. I was there for 1.5hr waiting for someone to come with a chainsaw to get me out.


    This is pic of the flat.

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  2. FisherVMan

    FisherVMan Senior Member
    Messages: 706

    Clever design on your air compressor set up I like it!
    If you can spare it send a little of that white stuff up into Northern New England you guys are hoggin it all down there before it ever gets to us!!!
  3. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    Note to self,carry chainsaw!

    Should of pushed the tree out of the way!
  4. Mackman

    Mackman PlowSite.com Addict
    from S.E. PA
    Messages: 1,356

    I get paid by the hour. So i was happy sitting there waiting for someone to come. I wasn't even going to risk push in that tree. So i just laid back and waited. Got a little nap in. :p
  5. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    I can't just sit and wait during a storm. I would have done something to get out of there. That looks like a mess to plow.
  6. JR Snow Removal

    JR Snow Removal Senior Member
    Messages: 390

    Do you have anymore pics of that air set-up I would love to do something like that very cool
  7. Mackman

    Mackman PlowSite.com Addict
    from S.E. PA
    Messages: 1,356

    No but i will get some in a couple days for you. I will make a video. Since i love videos lol
  8. CAT 245ME

    CAT 245ME PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,066

    How do you like plowing with those mud tires? (when not flat of course)

    I'm thinking very heavily about purchasing a new Fisher 8'6" HD for next season, how has yours been holding up so far? Any bugs we should know about?
  9. Dstosh

    Dstosh Senior Member
    Messages: 534

    Man you always make me laugh with that accent that you have. Keep up the good work
  10. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    I always carry my chainsaw in the tool box just so i can feel all cool if that ever happened to me and cut the tree out of my way
  11. Burkartsplow

    Burkartsplow PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,246

    Nifty setup with the compressor and the truck sounds tough.
  12. Elite Property Services

    Elite Property Services Senior Member
    Messages: 230

    Thats a good idea with the compressor can't wait to see more pics.
  13. f250man

    f250man PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,124

    That is a nice set up. I use to have my gas compresser in the truck with me all the time when I ran the cap on the truck and it was a life saver a few times.
  14. fordplowdude

    fordplowdude Member
    Messages: 90

    Good idea with the air compressor! I can't wait to see pics I may need to borrow your idea!:cool:
  15. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,202

  16. ppandr

    ppandr Senior Member
    Messages: 619

    Always carry an air tank with me. Once had to swap a tire in the middle of a snowstorm on the side of a county road....not fun.
  17. PORTER 05

    PORTER 05 Senior Member
    Messages: 449

    that trucks sweeet! ya i can see youre point about waiting, hey if youre on for the city who cares. Nice vid the swearing was the best part that and the diesel engine!