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Eastern Ontario 12/21/08

Discussion in 'Storm Pictures' started by Gix1k4, Dec 22, 2008.

  1. Gix1k4

    Gix1k4 Senior Member
    Messages: 172

  2. MileHigh

    MileHigh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,827

    nice pictures....
  3. sno commander

    sno commander PlowSite.com Addict
    from ct
    Messages: 1,063

    nice video looks like you guys got alot of snow. how do you like that arctic plow?
  4. 2low

    2low Member
    Messages: 56

    i didnt know you were on here its 2low from lss. we did get a lot the first storm took me forever to get heritage square opened up the first storm on the 19th
  5. Gix1k4

    Gix1k4 Senior Member
    Messages: 172

    It's been rock solid for reliability, but it is a pain to hook up. The "quick connects" on the lines are always seizing up or freezing and the a-frame pins are really tight going in. I still have to pund them in with a hammer and the plow is going on it's 5th year of plowing. I'm seriously thinking of going back to a western (wideout), or the Fisher XLS.

    Heritage Plaza in the 'view? It's always fun to do because of the wind off the lake, just drifts in as fast as u clear it...lol. Are you plowing for yourself or subbing for someone else?
  6. lumps

    lumps Senior Member
    Messages: 365

    I had a plow like that once. I'll never buy anything with hydraulic connects again for winter. Same thing, they'd always be iced up, couldn't get the connected or disconnected, got ice/water in the lines, etc.
  7. 2low

    2low Member
    Messages: 56

    yea heritage plaza in the view. i am a sub for my buddie we have couple big places includeing frontenac mall :dizzy:
  8. Gix1k4

    Gix1k4 Senior Member
    Messages: 172

    The frontenac mall lot is hell on equipment, i used to plow there too as a sub.
  9. 2low

    2low Member
    Messages: 56

    its not bad now they fixed most the man holes just only one now around back that's bad we usually have 5 trucks, a backhoe with a pusher blade and we usually get it done in 8-9 hours.

    ill send you a pm if we need help / you need more work lol
  10. Gix1k4

    Gix1k4 Senior Member
    Messages: 172

    I'd PM you, but you don't have enough posts yet. So you're working for Tyler? He's a good guy, and has some solid experience on those sites.
  11. 2low

    2low Member
    Messages: 56

    yeah im working for tyler allthoe my truck didnt pass safty today, didnt think a broken drivers window motor would make me fail :realmad:
  12. cantoo

    cantoo PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 66

    Gix1k4, try Fluid Film on those couplers. Seems to keep water out and keeps things free. I use it on my blower chains, couplers and pretty much anything that has to come apart or move.