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Finally, the 2009-10 plowing season is underway!

Discussion in 'Storm Pictures' started by Alaska Boss, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. Alaska Boss

    Alaska Boss PlowSite.com Addict
    from Alaska
    Messages: 1,951

    Well, it's was getting close to a month late, but today we got 4-5" of super-dry, fluffy snow (12° F today, Nov. 8th), and even tho I didn't need to, I hooked up the Blizzard and scraped out my yard/driveway, just to shake the bugs out of the truck & plow. I got a couple calls today, but since we're supposed to get up to another 8" by tomorrow, I told them, let's just wait til tomorrow after this storm dumps itself out, so tomorrow I'll have a few jobs to do, minimum. The new truck is still in the shop undergoing it's plow-worthy make-over,... hope to have it done in a couple more days. So, I snapped a couple pictures today of what I did,... but this thread will probably just be a general repeat of the one from last year,... so it may be kinda boring, but that's all I got,... except maybe with a different colored truck,... :bluebounc

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  2. nicksplowing

    nicksplowing PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,226

    looks good to me AB helps get us all excited for the coming season:drinkup:
  3. Alaska Boss

    Alaska Boss PlowSite.com Addict
    from Alaska
    Messages: 1,951

    There's a couple small things to fix on the Blizzard & the truck,... but everything worked perfect,... we've had below zero temps for several weeks now, so the ground is nice & hard,..

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  4. Alaska Boss

    Alaska Boss PlowSite.com Addict
    from Alaska
    Messages: 1,951

    Yep, it does that for me too wesport

    As it starts to get dark now around 3:30 in the afternoon, the white balance goes off on my camera, so the pictures have a blue tint,.. oh well,... :rolleyes:

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  5. Alaska Boss

    Alaska Boss PlowSite.com Addict
    from Alaska
    Messages: 1,951

    That's it for today,.. maybe I'll snap a few more tomorrow,... :waving:

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  6. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    Looks to cold to me!
  7. doo-man

    doo-man Senior Member
    Messages: 387

    I think I could see my breath !!!!

    Cant wait to be doing that !!!
  8. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

    lukcy. wish I got snow already. cant wait to see more pics.
  9. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,237

    Alaska Boss=Boring?

  10. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    I really like that truck.....what tires are you running??
  11. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,557

    absolutely love that truck!! I'm looking forward to plowing season but can really wait another month! Got a lot of landscape projects and cleanups left to do for the year!
  12. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    I am looking forward to the winter as well, but I too need about 3 more weeks of fall to finish the green work.......
  13. gkm

    gkm Senior Member
    Messages: 305

    very nice as always.....could be getting nor-easter our way this week with snow in the mountains
  14. Steve'sZr2

    Steve'sZr2 Member
    Messages: 86

    what kind of after market lights are you using on the plow's light bar? I think you said so in the last thread but that would take a couple of days to find. Great pictures and nice write ups on the plows last thread.
  15. Burkartsplow

    Burkartsplow PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,246

    LOOKS GREAT. Give me three weeks like everyone else and I will be ready. Just waiting on a few more bids to hear back from. Did you get a new truck ro just giving the other truck a paint job,

    FISHERBOY Senior Member
    Messages: 542

    Cool pics, can't wait to get started here, sent some cold and snow this way
  17. carl b

    carl b PlowSite.com Addict
    from Ohio
    Messages: 1,330

    This has to be the best thread on plowsite . I can't wait to see more pic's
  18. doo-man

    doo-man Senior Member
    Messages: 387

    Come on we need more pics! Almost better than.... Well maybe not but close!!
  19. mike psd

    mike psd PlowSite.com Addict
    from pa
    Messages: 1,028

    let this be known, that well be the new and greatest plow thread of this season !!!!!!:D
  20. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,657

    looks great as allways!

    we got about 3-4" here in anchorage, supposed to get another 3" tonight hopfully i'll have some pics up. tonight also.