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cab heater and battery charger

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by 04superduty, Dec 2, 2004.

  1. 04superduty

    04superduty PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,354

    On another thread someone said they bought a cab heater and battery charger from Canada Tire. It would sit on the trans hump in your truck and keep the inside warm and keep you battery(ies) topped off. Does anyone know if a product like that is offered in the states? i went to Canada Tires web site and they dont sell it online.
  2. Tarkus

    Tarkus PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,113

    Somebody from Alaska or maybe Montana or such should be able to help you out with this.
  3. finnegan

    finnegan Senior Member
    Messages: 313

    let me know if you find one i can see canada from my front porch -thats a cool idea id want the heater on a timer of some sort ---or you could have a crazy electric bill depending on how many watts it draws
  4. fernalddude

    fernalddude PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,106

    I got my own cab heater and batt charger in my plows 800 watts and trickle charger all tied in to tank spray unit that fits in the back of the bronco II's works on timer so its on when i plug in or when i want dont have to clean the windows but still got to warm up the engine before i make a run....
  5. 04superduty

    04superduty PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,354

    anyone know of such an item?
  6. Crumm

    Crumm Senior Member
    Messages: 529

    The cab heater I have is just a cheap 120 volt heater from Wal-Mart but it keeps the windows clear when it is outside in all kinds of weather. Those car specific heaters are very expensive. The equivalent of what I have was about $80 rather than the $17 I paid. Trickle chargers are not very expensive either. Your local parts store should be able to fix you up on that.