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And Yet Another New Member

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by GeeMC, Feb 6, 2003.

  1. GeeMC

    GeeMC Member
    Messages: 51

    Hi everyone. I just wanted to introduce myself and say what a great site this is. So much information here it is incredible! As a newbie to the plowing world, it is great to have all these resources to pull from. I hope after some time I will be able to return the same.

    My son Jason, is the one who will actually be doing the plowing, I just own the truck. He is 21 and is getting his own business started and this is one way I can help him out. We are running a 98 GMC Sierra 1500 Z71 with a 7 ½’ Minute Mount 2 Fisher plow. It’s a regular cab with a short bed. We got the plow on last week and all the insurance requirements in place just in time for the storm we had last weekend. Jason said the truck performed great. He really likes the MM2 plow compared to the others he was using on his boss’s rigs. He likes the compact size of the truck also. He said it makes it very maneuverable in tight places. He also liked the height of the plow where he was able to stack the snow higher than normal. Anyway, I’m rambling, just wanted to say hi.

  2. Grshppr

    Grshppr Senior Member
    Messages: 268

    Welcome!:drinkup: :drinkup:
  3. John DiMartino

    John DiMartino PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 2,154

    Bruce and son, welcome to plowsite! Its good to have you here!:)
  4. Temco

    Temco Member
    Messages: 66

    Welcome Bruce,

    I'm 2 towns over in the ghetto :waving: Good luck to you and your son in the business :gunsfiring:

    JD PLOWER PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 751

    Welcome Geemc :salute: .
  6. paul soccodato

    paul soccodato Senior Member
    Messages: 430

    welcome to plowsite:waving:
  7. lamarbur

    lamarbur Senior Member
    Messages: 125

    I'm new here myself, but anyway, welcome to father and son.
  8. mike9497

    mike9497 Senior Member
    Messages: 466

    welcome!!! let me tell you that truck setup works great.i have a guy that subs for me with the same setup.we do large sidewalks with it in the city of new haven works great.wish yah the best of luck
  9. gordyo

    gordyo Senior Member
    Messages: 527

    Welcome its good to have another member from Mass!
  10. mulchmonkey2000

    mulchmonkey2000 Senior Member
    Messages: 106

    Welcome, Best of luck to you and your son!!:waving:
  11. OffRoadPlow

    OffRoadPlow Senior Member
    Messages: 247

    Welcome, and best of luck to you and your son.... *LET IT SNOW* :waving:
  12. myo

    myo Senior Member
    Messages: 193

    Welcome, Bruce. Is Jason just starting a plowing business or along with landscaping? Good Luck!
  13. SDlawndawg

    SDlawndawg Senior Member
    Messages: 139

    Welcome to plowsite!
  14. SCFALL

    SCFALL Member
    Messages: 47

    WELCOME this is a great site and should be alot of help to you:nod:
  15. GeeMC

    GeeMC Member
    Messages: 51

    Wow! What a great welcome guys! Thanks. It looks like Jason will be out again tomorrow. I’m getting jealous now.

    I just had to post the pic of the “first” truck.

    98 gmc z71.jpg
  16. mdb landscaping

    mdb landscaping Senior Member
    Messages: 823

  17. jvcski

    jvcski Member
    Messages: 42

    Geemc's son

    Hi Dad, just wanted to let you know that the truck is running really well right now. I'm praying for snow every day:D . I do think that the truck performs extremely well considering its size. good luck to you
    Last edited: Feb 6, 2003
  18. hoagie

    hoagie Member
    Messages: 64

    That looks like a kick ass plow truck!! I used one like that a few yrs back w/ a former employer. Best of luck neighbor.
  19. Nozzleman

    Nozzleman Senior Member
    Messages: 267

    Looks like you and I are the "junior puppy dogs" here.:)
  20. cat320

    cat320 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,224

    Welcome to Plowsite Geemc I'm in the next town stoneham:waving: I go thru Melrose every storm on my way to saugus.