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Blizzard 03/26/14

Discussion in 'Storm Pictures' started by RdTeK, Mar 29, 2014.

  1. RdTeK

    RdTeK Member
    Messages: 71

    Hey guys. I don't do much posting in the forum, but I think this could be worthy.

    We had a blizzard this week which dumped 53cm(20") in a 24hr period and peak wind gusts around 120KPH(75mph). The snow was packed hard from the winds, pretty slow going.

    It has topped off an already rough winter. As of today, we're at 393cm(154") for the 2013/2014 season for snow totals, and there's a still bit more to come.

    Here's a few clips from the storm.....hope they're not too boring......:)




  2. Fourbycb

    Fourbycb Senior Member
    Messages: 578

    Thats alot of Freakin Snow
  3. Grassman09

    Grassman09 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,808

    Great vids. How come you don't run the blower in the front? Must get a soar neck I know I did running a blower on the back of mine.
  4. Burkartsplow

    Burkartsplow PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,246

    That is pretty cool, you ever think if fabricating a v shape plow that sat above the blower so when pushing through the deep snow it pushes the overflow off the side? If you wanted to get real creative put actuators on either side allowing which side you want the snow to fall to. Maybe I'm over thinking it but I usually try and over engineer everything.
  5. RdTeK

    RdTeK Member
    Messages: 71

    I think unless it's a versatile type tractor, a blower on the back works better since it's more maneuverable, especially when turning in driveways and sharp into drifts. If most of my work was all straight ahead snowblowing, then yes it would be best mounted on the front for sure......:)
  6. RdTeK

    RdTeK Member
    Messages: 71

    I never did....I've only thought about adding some wings onto the blower to make it another 6" wider....it's 92" wide now.
  7. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,239


    What model Deere and HP?

    Nova Scotia?
  8. RdTeK

    RdTeK Member
    Messages: 71

    Hey Mark. It's a 2013 6125R.....125HP. It works great.