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Finally operational...

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Turf Commando, Sep 23, 2008.

  1. Turf Commando

    Turf Commando Senior Member
    Messages: 567

    It's been costly (truck repairs) and long awaited but finally have a plow setup ...
    Everythings Meyer except blade and motor ...

    I spent $500 on fabricating meyer undercarriage to Ford frame, also had to buy new starter motor and used joystick...
    Already picked up 3 accounts so far .....:D

    Built a plow roller as you see in pic 3 works well...
    Still adding timbrens to beef up front end suspension and led mini light bar.....TC

  2. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,264

    Looks good....might want to ad some ballest in the back or timbens in front, looks like it sags a bit!
  3. fedspunisher

    fedspunisher Member
    from Iowa
    Messages: 89

    Just my observation but it looks like you need to move the plow lights up a little higher as they are lower than the plow.
  4. affekonig

    affekonig Senior Member
    Messages: 909

    Skip the timbrens and get coils from a 2wd F 350 diesel. I put them in my Bronco and the front barely moves with the plow up.
  5. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    once you get that thing leveled out that'll be a sweet little driveway rig.
  6. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,264

    That would be a good idea, but i feel my filling would want to come out on that ride!
  7. Turf Commando

    Turf Commando Senior Member
    Messages: 567

    I'm doing a few small lots and a couple drive ways, smaller trucks have limitations, it's not HD....by any means nor would I treat it like one...
  8. fordmstng66

    fordmstng66 Senior Member
    Messages: 527

    Looks good. I would definitely go for heavier duty springs instead of the timbrens.