Dang, that Fords heavy!

Grant

Member
Location
Columbia, CT.
New '02 Ford F-350 4x4 single wheel pickup, 9'900 gvw, 7.3 diesel, automatic trans, Fisher 8'6" V plow, Warren 2 yd. stainless sander. Just weighed it empty---9'460 lbs. WOW, those diesels and V plows sure are heavy! Lets see, I can put 540 lbs. of material in the spreader...might not go far!
 

John DiMartino

PlowSite.com Veteran
Location
Walden,NY
Id that truck a reg cab? BTW do you have axle readouts,or the total GVWR only? I d like to see how overloadedthe front axle is.My 2000 Ram 2500HD quad cab 4x4 weighs 6860 empty.With 1 yard SS V-box,9.2"Boss V plow,and me in it,also shovels tools etc it weighed in at 8670.My V box only weighs 420 lbs,your must weigh at elast double that.Do you have a headache rack,or body insert?that sounds aweful heavy for being empty.Mine weighs about 10700-11000 loaded,and sits perfectly level,drive,and stops excellent,if you didnt weigh it,you'd never think it was overweight.Your truck is heavy!
 
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Grant

Member
Location
Columbia, CT.
Plain jane regular cab, no rack, no liner, nothing but the plow and spreader. Will see what it weighs empty sometime in April or so when I strip it. Maybe it will actually snow sometime between now and then.
 
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