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cutting edge

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by pkenn, Nov 12, 2009.

  1. pkenn

    pkenn Senior Member
    Messages: 139

    Anybody know where to get a 8" cutting edge in ma for my 8ft boss? (not from a boss dealer) ...is it a special steel?
  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    There are couple of aftermarket places online that sell "Boss Like" cutting edges but it's a cheaper steel.
  3. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    Cutting edges are hardened steel

    ERCKWD Member
    Messages: 32

    I had a buddy with a boss and got one from Cleves in Needham, this was a few years ago I don't know if they still carry Boss, I know they have fisher but its worth a call. Also try Turner Steel
  5. MileHigh

    MileHigh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,827

    Why don't you want one from a Dealer?

    I get majorly screwed outthere for cutting edge prices for the Hiniker....3/8 inch is 172 after tax, and the 1/2 inch edge is 230 after tax.

    Talk about bending over.

    I was thinking about drilling new holes in the plow so I could start using the 1/2inch fisher edges that only cost 110 bucks.
  6. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    Buy the Boss v formed edges for 480.00 plus tax!
  7. MileHigh

    MileHigh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,827

  8. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    That was last years price .Haven't called yet for this year.
  9. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,237

    Make sure no matter where you get them, that they're filed by hand before purchasing.
  10. Jay brown

    Jay brown PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,783

    i get ours from the Cat dealer, they come in 6" and 8" curved or straight....
  11. nh785

    nh785 Member
    Messages: 71

    and filed at a 15 degree angle
  12. redman6565

    redman6565 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,411

    you only get quality when you pay that extra buck...