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Bobcat 85hp A 300 vs Cat 416 or John Deere 310 RT Backhoe

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by kcress31, Sep 30, 2009.

  1. kcress31

    kcress31 Senior Member
    Messages: 451

    I am looking at buying a bobcat A300 85hp Skid 3000lbs ROC with a 10 ft protech pullback pusher. I have never seen a skid plow snow and was wondering how it would compare to my 416 Cat and 310 John Deere RT Backhoe for pushing moderate to heavy snow.

    Current Snow Fleet

    5 - 2500 pickups with plow
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