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863 ? for snow work ?

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment' started by blk90s13, Mar 26, 2011.

  1. blk90s13

    blk90s13 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,157

    can it do it ? its a 96 with 2500 hours runs well no leaks etc is it strong enough ?

    anyone use the older machines for snow work ?
  2. ABES

    ABES PlowSite.com Addict
    from MN
    Messages: 1,322

    We used to use our 863 for snow its getting real tired now so its been retired to the life of a salt loader. Only thing I wouldn't like about using it for snow is its not a 2 speed.
  3. blk90s13

    blk90s13 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,157


    I like about it that its below 7k