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Best blade for scraping ice/sleet?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by maelawncare, Aug 16, 2012.

  1. maelawncare

    maelawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 871

    I know all blades do a decent job at scraping snow. But I am considering retiring my 810s and moving to something newer. But I dont know what scraps as good as the PH1 Blizzards.

    We get more ice/sleet storms here than snow. 2 seasons ago I scraped a 4" of straight sleet storm. We have to plow off more sleet in a season than snow. So getting something that can deal with it is a must. Are there any plows out there that I just haven't seen that can scrap as good as the blizzard?
  2. TCLA

    TCLA 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,707

    Even though they are not comparable to the 810's, Blizzards, etc., the best blade for scraping ice buildup would be a belly blade.
  3. 90plow

    90plow Senior Member
    Messages: 739

    Fisher x-blade. I watch all the full trip plows and laugh when theyre bent over trying to plow driveways.
  4. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Hmmm. How about something with down pressure?
  5. mpgall26

    mpgall26 Senior Member
    Messages: 228

    Consider an ebling