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Feedback on this plow?

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by afinepoint, Dec 20, 2009.

  1. afinepoint

    afinepoint Junior Member
    from East
    Messages: 13

  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    Well you have 2 days. Call a Boss dealer and see what a new installed costs. Kind of small for that truck.
  3. Rc2505

    Rc2505 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,245

    I would put at least an 8.5 or a 9 foot plow on a 1 ton truck.
  4. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    Way too narrow for a crew cab long bed truck. Need an 8.5 for those.
  5. afinepoint

    afinepoint Junior Member
    from East
    Messages: 13

    Got it. I'll let this one go.

    Thanks, I appreciate the swift feedback.

  6. afinepoint

    afinepoint Junior Member
    from East
    Messages: 13

    Forgot to mention it's also a dually with 4.10 rear.
  7. Pushin 2 Please

    Pushin 2 Please PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,582

    For a dually you should go with the 9ft. to cover the rear wheels...
  8. douglasl330

    douglasl330 Senior Member
    Messages: 356

    9' and need to add spring kit to front end -- I've got a 2000 7.3 350 went with a 2 1/2 " level kit from skyjacker. seems to work fine
  9. plowman4life

    plowman4life Senior Member
    Messages: 557

    id deffinently go with a 9 foot straight blade minimum.
  10. SGSLandscaping

    SGSLandscaping Junior Member
    Messages: 10

    Heck!!! If this guy was closer to me I'd get it now and pay the duty at teh border. These are $7k installed here.

    Anything over 8.499' in Quebec requires a Special license/permit so this size is good.

    Depends on what you wanna do. If the streets are tight residential driveways then bigger than 8' you might have a problem just maneuvering around the cars in the street.

    just my 2 cents...ok.ok... 1 cent... lol ;P