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Bobcat S185 - Broom Or Blade?

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment' started by snowpusher04, Nov 27, 2007.

  1. snowpusher04

    snowpusher04 Junior Member
    from midwest
    Messages: 10

    Does anyone out there use a angle broom for snow removal? Hardly see any posts for this? Too expensive? Limited use? Any replies welcome. Also looking for info on tire chains vs.studs on skidloaders. Where do you get either?
  2. JeepCreepn01

    JeepCreepn01 Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 331

    ive used one, they are great till they start spinning and you cant see a thing, i'd stick with a blade

    MIDTOWNPC PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,555

    I have used the powerbroom, hard to see sometimes, the other thing is wear. I only rented it once to try it on sidewalks and just not as good as a blade. I made my own blade. Check heavy equip fab my own blade, for some pics. I will have more of it painted soon.