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DD not putting any thought into this one......

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by nalegtx, Jul 19, 2010.

  1. nalegtx

    nalegtx Senior Member
    Messages: 139

    So this new western/fisher HTS for 1/2 tons looks a lot like the Blizzard 7600LT that has been out for a long time. Is it just me or did DD just take this blade lighten it a bit by removing blade height ( 2"), and paint it yellow or red depending on Fisher or Western.... I don't know about you guys but this looks like another DD scam to me.........................
  2. Camden

    Camden PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,604

    What exactly is the problem with what they did? :confused:
  3. wizardsr

    wizardsr PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,584

    While I'm sure there are similarities, the profile of the HTS and 7600lt are quite a bit different. Steeper attack angle, more curl, and different blade shape on the blizzard for starters. They also have different mounts.

    Yep, looks like a scam to me... :rolleyes:
  4. plowguy43

    plowguy43 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,281

    I agree, I can't believe that Ford makes a Fusion and then rebadges it as a Mercury Milan
  5. Jim@esitrucks

    Jim@esitrucks Inactive
    Messages: 1,124

    Looks like they took a good design and added it to the brands people want to me...:)