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4x4 dually in snow?

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by JRS Landscaping, Oct 11, 2010.

  1. JRS Landscaping

    JRS Landscaping Senior Member
    Messages: 104

    how are they in the snow? i have heard mixed thoughts on them. considering buying a 1 ton pickup with a dump insert or a dump. thanks
  2. Rc2505

    Rc2505 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,245

    As long as it's 4X4 they are great for plowing. If your just looking to use and drive it in the winter, the weight in the bed will work fine.
  3. Advantage

    Advantage Senior Member
    Messages: 766

    They will push crazy amounts of snow.
  4. Pinky Demon

    Pinky Demon PlowSite.com Addict
    from Ohio
    Messages: 1,121

    ...with the right tires.
  5. swtiih

    swtiih PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,179

    4x4 dually + a few thousand pounds in the bed will go like crazy
  6. JohnnyRoyale

    JohnnyRoyale 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,935

    Have two of them with 9.5 Western V's and they push great. Adding wings to them this year.
  7. johnslawn

    johnslawn Member
    from ma
    Messages: 90

    I do residential only,1 ton ext cab,dually dump. First storm I used it didn't miss my reg cab 8 footer.
    I have west coast mirrors. helps to see behind me. Honestly dont miss looking over my shoulders.