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Chicken trails?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by blowerman, Nov 25, 2008.

  1. blowerman

    blowerman PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,275

    It just drives me crazy when I see guys leave them.. What do you guys call it?
  2. drumbo

    drumbo Member
    Messages: 44

    Snow turds. Snow balls.
  3. Farm Boss

    Farm Boss Senior Member
    Messages: 183

    call it LAZY:realmad:!!!
  4. dirtmandan2

    dirtmandan2 Senior Member
    Messages: 275

    it's called a lot that i'll be taking over next year...
  5. Get Plowed AK

    Get Plowed AK Member
    Messages: 78

    Ha yea no pride, lazy, good target for a bid! I just call it what it is "Line(s)"
  6. iceyman

    iceyman 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,925

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  7. Clapper&Company

    Clapper&Company PlowSite Veteran
    from NE OHIO
    Messages: 4,413

  8. plowindiesel

    plowindiesel Senior Member
    Messages: 192

    a terrible job
  9. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    If you don't leave trails, how do you tell where you've been?:D
  10. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,617

    When I see them where someone else has plow I call them a BAD plower:nod:
    When I leave them I call them entrails (like in guts) and I go back and clean them up.:D
  11. jason t.

    jason t. Member
    Messages: 40

    Crumbs, not acceptable
  12. BSDeality

    BSDeality Senior Member
    Messages: 736

    bread crumbs
  13. OSCLandscaping

    OSCLandscaping Member
    Messages: 32

    Ditto. :nod:
  14. kashman

    kashman PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,070

    same as what i call it. if you see them you know he didnt have a good rooster tail AKA not going fast enough
  15. bigearl

    bigearl Senior Member
    Messages: 393

    would everyone please stop talking about the way I plow. I'm starting to get a complex.
  16. ultimate plow

    ultimate plow PlowSite.com Addict
    from N. IL
    Messages: 1,770

    chicken scratch
  17. tuney443

    tuney443 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,847

    Yes,they're windrows---the mark of either a lazy plower or one who bit off more than he can chew,or one who either doesn;t give a damn,or just doesn't know any better,or a combo of any or all the above.
  18. derekbroerse

    derekbroerse 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377

    LOL Snail Trails!!! Funny we all have our names for it... .but all the same reasons. People are lazy. Some customers just dont care as long as they can get in and out.... let them hire the $99 a season guys. We clean up behind ourselves, and if we can talk the customer into it, will salt as well making sure there is NOTHING left behind.
  19. Get Plowed AK

    Get Plowed AK Member
    Messages: 78

    What do you guys charge for salt say on a normal lot. Like 15 or 20 car size.
    Never use the stuff up here. How much is it per yard for your spreader? Do you get it loaded by a loader or 50lb bags?
  20. snowplowchick

    snowplowchick Senior Member
    Messages: 549

    We call them "dribbles".