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Fisher MM-1, MM-2

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by GSORK, Dec 20, 2004.

  1. GSORK

    GSORK Senior Member
    Messages: 128

    Whats the difference in these set ups?
  2. Arc Burn

    Arc Burn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,141

    MM1 headgear was angle iron,MM2 is tube,MM1 connecting pins were engaged seperatly by hand so to speak,MM2 connecting pins are engaged/disengaged together with one handle.
  3. Tarkus

    Tarkus PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,113

    They also change plow to A frame connection from a style that they used for over 40 years to one that is lighter and less labor intensive (cheaper) to produce. They did away with the classic Fisher back brace/stiffner that made them very heavy and very stiff and strong too. New design does spreader load over a great area on pivot pin and shares basic A frame with Vee plow now to reduce production costs too. Myself I think the MM1's are sturdier not that new ones are weak though.

    Also as a further note a MM2 complete plow assemblies will fit on a MM1 truck and the likewise in reverse.
    Last edited: Dec 20, 2004

    SIPLOWGUY Senior Member
    Messages: 686

    I have a new X-Blade and I love that lever for the pins!