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9' fisher on my skid

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by NEUSWEDE, Dec 23, 2011.


    NEUSWEDE Senior Member
    Messages: 949

    Fabbed up a 9' fisher for my skid, not only floats but down pressure as well. Todays dinky storm was the first I got to use it since wasn't enough snow for it to work and made a quick video http://youtu.be/VgeyNA1E2gs

    couple pictures

    skid plow 1.jpg

    skid plow2.jpg
  2. alldayrj

    alldayrj PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,108

    nice job, looks really clean
  3. bacwudzme

    bacwudzme Senior Member
    Messages: 651

    Very niceThumbs Up Are you going to use that in the parking garages?payup
  4. deicepro

    deicepro PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,124

    How about more pics?
    Looks good..
  5. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    Great job. The down pressure mod is awesome and so simple.
  6. WIPensFan

    WIPensFan PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,594

    Great job on the vid and the plow!

    NEUSWEDE Senior Member
    Messages: 949

    Thanks for looking I will get some more pictures as the ones above are from before I painted it and did all the hydraulic lines and Valves. This will be going in a parking garage this storm didnt produce much so it was just salted off.
  8. contractor078

    contractor078 Senior Member
    Messages: 232

    sweet set up very nicely done.
  9. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    The plow came out great NEUSWEDE. I bet it will work wicked good. Do you think you will put wings on it or leave it as it is?

    NEUSWEDE Senior Member
    Messages: 949

    Have thought about wings but the only reason I went with a blade as opposed to a box is based on how the area is laid out. Tough to do it with a box where as I need to be able to angle and get around things. kage was on my mind but need to have one year under my belt and make sure I will have it again before spending the money.
  11. cubanb343

    cubanb343 Senior Member
    from ERIE
    Messages: 637

    That's cool. The down pressure will certainly come in handy.. It seems to do a great job
  12. StuveCorp

    StuveCorp Senior Member
    Messages: 341

    Throw some wings on there(unless you are paid by the hour...:D) and you are set. Paint it up on the offseason and you will be good for a long time.

    NEUSWEDE Senior Member
    Messages: 949

    Yea I am thinking about the same wings as you have but want to get atleast one storm under my belt before doing that. I put a quick paint job on this year to make it smooth. in the summer I will cut out and fix the cancer and have it sand blasted and painted so it will be just like new.
  14. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    I have a mint 9 foot blade if you want to replace rather than repair.
  15. Bigrd1

    Bigrd1 Senior Member
    Messages: 136

    I like that you're using a fisher but why wouldn't you just use the float on the Skidsteer? Just wondering not saying there's anything wrong with the way you're using it.

    NEUSWEDE Senior Member
    Messages: 949

    That was my intention to have it like that when I started building it but I talked to a few others that were doing the same and they were having problems and having to fix theirs every year so I figured float with a chain wouldn't hurt and I don't mind it.