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Ariens 9526dle Pro

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by clayslandscape, Dec 18, 2012.

  1. clayslandscape

    clayslandscape Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    I have purchased this snow blower. I want your opinion on it. Of course I live in Central Va. so snow is not always promised but have several commercial plow contracts so I must be ready for when or if it does come. I needed something to do sidewalks. How will this machine do?

  2. Triton2286

    Triton2286 Senior Member
    Messages: 653

    If it breaks down it'll be fun getting that back into your truck.
  3. Antlerart06

    Antlerart06 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,437

    Well WB blower is slow in light snow but if you get 6''+ snow should work great

    Looks like great deal
  4. clayslandscape

    clayslandscape Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    Anymore opinions? Hope to be using it soon. They say possibly a few days after Christmas.
  5. ScubaSteve728

    ScubaSteve728 Senior Member
    Messages: 499

    those track drive machines do not turn too great but you should get the hang of it
  6. 97f250Heavyduty

    97f250Heavyduty Senior Member
    Messages: 131

    Got the cast iron gear box which is a plus. I run a 26 inch wheeled model ariens and it works great.Great for big snows but if small the single stage machines come out. Those newer briggs if maintained start fairly easy.