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Extreme Mountain Plowing

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by Citytow, Dec 16, 2014.

  1. Citytow

    Citytow Senior Member
    from phila
    Messages: 548

  2. JustJeff

    JustJeff 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,481

    Don't know why he's in "V" all the time. I'd have the blade angled towards whichever side had the drop off so that it would just roll off and go away. In V he's pushing half of the snow uphill against himself for future plowing.
  3. Citytow

    Citytow Senior Member
    from phila
    Messages: 548

    drunk #$%^&&*
  4. Rick547

    Rick547 Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 537

    I think, as I can not read his mind, he was trying to break up some extremely compacted snow.
  5. kimber750

    kimber750 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,679

    Or just showing off for the camera. Either way it is a pretty cool set up. Thumbs Up
  6. oldmankent

    oldmankent PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,322

    I bet the blade wouldn't stay angled and the pressure reliefs let go and it went back to V. That is heavy ass snow and a vehicle with insane traction pushing it.
  7. jhenderson9196

    jhenderson9196 Senior Member
    Messages: 615

    Oldmankent x 2
  8. Mopard

    Mopard Senior Member
    Messages: 290

    lol, pretty obvious yep. Cool rig there for sure.
  9. CowboysLC_DE

    CowboysLC_DE Senior Member
    Messages: 177

    He angles it when he can but the depth of snow averages 1' in most areas. This snow has all melted and refroze as well that's why it rolls off in chunks. I only watched the first two minutes but there were a couple spots where it was over 2' of snow.

    I don't even know if a regular 3/4 ton or one ton truck could clear that road all the way to the top without breaking down or loosing traction.

  10. Mopard

    Mopard Senior Member
    Messages: 290

    haha, this snow pack would laugh at my truck and plow :)
  11. secret_weapon

    secret_weapon Senior Member
    Messages: 437

    That thing is pretty bad ass, but I think a Cat dozer would be more efficient.
  12. MajorDave

    MajorDave Senior Member
    Messages: 968

    Nice commercial for BOSS...that is very cool!
  13. WIPensFan

    WIPensFan PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,594

    Hope he has lots of spare parts! Cool Video.