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Delaware's 12.19.09 storm

Discussion in 'Storm Pictures' started by bad69bird, Dec 21, 2009.

  1. bad69bird

    bad69bird Member
    Messages: 55

    Here's a few pics I took from the storm...
  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    Looks good .How many times did you plow that lot?
  3. Scottscape

    Scottscape Senior Member
    Messages: 662

    looked like one hell of a storm.. I remember the 23" we got here a couple years back. I think most places we plowed 3-4 times.. Usually everyone gets a salt occurence here after plowing. We pretty much didn't salt at all till it was over
  4. bad69bird

    bad69bird Member
    Messages: 55

    LOL...not mine. I belive they plowed it twice though. It was near a condo complex my buddy and I do. I stopped there to relieve myself and saw that HUGE Amereican flag and thought it would make a great pic.

    We got 15-21" depending where you were within New Castle County. We plowed everything 3-4 times too and then salted the ones that wanted it.
  5. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,202

  6. bad69bird

    bad69bird Member
    Messages: 55

    Thank you sir.
  7. basher

    basher PlowSite Fanatic
    from 19707
    Messages: 8,993

    Good Pics, I've got a couple I'll throw up in a day or so when I get a little time.
  8. bad69bird

    bad69bird Member
    Messages: 55

    Thanks Basher and thanks again for the advice on the spreader! I appreciate you taking out the time to look at it...I know you were busy on Friday.
  9. GMCHD plower

    GMCHD plower PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,831

    Very nice... Next time you should try and get some action shots of that thing making you somepayup
  10. Pushin 2 Please

    Pushin 2 Please PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,582

    Very nice pics! Love the GMC...
  11. nicksplowing

    nicksplowing PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,226

    nice pics and sweet truck:drinkup:
  12. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,264

    Great pics.....you guys had a great storm down there. Basher is good people.....one of the nicest guys i ever met. :drinkup:
  13. bad69bird

    bad69bird Member
    Messages: 55

    I know...I was solo most of the time and the other guy I plow with was never really near for too long. I was kinda disappointed that I didn't get any action shots! Oh well, maybe next time.

    Thanks man! I love my GMC especially when I'm making payup with it instead of paying that car payment. LOL
    Thanks man I appreciate it.

    :nod: X2. Last year I got the bug to get my own equipment and do my own thing instead of using someone else's stuff. Call Basher the day before the storm was gonna hit (on a Sunday I believe) and he installed it that day even though he was busy as chit. Now that's service! I definately try and push business his way when I can!;)
  14. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,264

    Good to hear man. Have a great holiday. Basher is def the kind of guy that would give you the plow off his back:drinkup:
  15. bad69bird

    bad69bird Member
    Messages: 55

    You have a great holiday too!
  16. S & A Landscaping & Plowing Service

    S & A Landscaping & Plowing Service Senior Member
    Messages: 100

    Nice pics with OUR flag behind your truckussmileyflag
  17. bad69bird

    bad69bird Member
    Messages: 55

    :nod: I know. I saw that and said DAMN I gotta get a pic of that!!!!ussmileyflag
  18. MatthewG

    MatthewG PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,400

    Does your truck have the plow prep package? I notice there is no cab lights and I was certian the cab lights came with the plow prep, feel free to correct me as I am looking for that exact truck.

    Any complaints with the truck?

  19. bad69bird

    bad69bird Member
    Messages: 55


    I can check the sticker, but I know for certain that it came with the tow package and I thought it had the plow package, but I can't swear to it. What else does it come with besides the cab lights?

    I love the truck and really have no complaints over than I sometimes wish I got a diesel. I discovered that when I towed my rig out to Norwalk, Oh for a race. Those two big climbs on the PA Turnpike are a killer!:angry::realmad: As far as MPG, I get between 10-12 MPG around town and between 16.5-21.8 MPG on the highway. If I keep it between 65-68MPH the milage is on the higher side, but as soon as I go over 68 MPH, I'll loose 3-5 MPG immediately. The ride is very good. It gets alittle rougher when I turn the torsion bars up for the plow, but other than that its fine.

    If you are interested, the dealer who I got my truck from is a friend of mine and wouldn't screw you over. PM me and I can give you his name and number.:)

  20. Scenic Lawnscape

    Scenic Lawnscape Senior Member
    Messages: 481

    Awesome Pictures Thanks for sharing, now I remember what snow looks like