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Had some extra cash, Bought a new plow

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by 3ipka, Nov 8, 2010.

  1. 3ipka

    3ipka Senior Member
    Messages: 138

    Since we had such a mild winter last year we had some extra cash left over in the budget.
    So decided to buy a new plow. Not sure wether its gonna go on the 110 TLB or stay on the Case.
    Arctic Poly trip edge 9' with box end plates



    Should get some more pics up of both machines once I get them both serviced.

    E.Kost Construction
  2. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    Nice plow and skid steer. Wear are Arctic plows made?
  3. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,257

    Canada, and they sell them cheaper in the USA.

    I had 1 of those plows on a dually. It will move a lot of snow.
  4. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    I have only sean pictures of them, I have never sean one in person.
  5. Jelinek61

    Jelinek61 Senior Member
    Messages: 679

    Nice setup, should move some serious snow.
  6. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,257

    They are well built plows. They are solid and I never broke one. The wiring is old school but always worked well and cheap to fix. They are just hard to mount. I tried different ways and never found it easy.
  7. patlalandebutt

    patlalandebutt Senior Member
    Messages: 152

    is the only installer for these plows in Newmarket, ON
    i saw a bunch of trucks getting new plows at a shop on Industrial and Gorham? know about that shop cet?
  8. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,257

    Sure, that is Cummins Hydraulics. They branched out into plowing quite a few years ago. I bought all my Arctics from them but in the last few years I have changed brands.
    They are the only dealer in Newmarket but not the only Arctic dealer.
  9. 3ipka

    3ipka Senior Member
    Messages: 138

    My dad back in 86 bought his first arctic blade for his first truck... Since then a fleet of 7 trucks (all fords) a 580 case backhoe have all run arctic blades.... Never once cracked a weld or had a breakdown that we couldnt fix ourselves with a few minutes of trouble shooting...

    Im located in the Mississauga/Toronto area and Arctics are quite common here. The local supplier I use is Hitch City.... Works great for me because they are right around the corner from my shop....

    THEGOLDPRO PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,136

    i have always liked orange plows.

    IPLOWSNO PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,620

    extra ???????????? how in tyhe hell did ya come up withy extra cash hahaha did you hide it from obomba
  12. Ford Guy

    Ford Guy Member
    Messages: 39

    They're built just down the 401 in London
  13. 3ipka

    3ipka Senior Member
    Messages: 138

    HAHA... sorta, except im in Canada soo for me its Harper lol
  14. bossplowguy

    bossplowguy Senior Member
    Messages: 214

    What do those box ends run price wise? A set of them would look good on my 9' heavyweight
  15. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    Looks good. You see quite a few older Arctics but very few new ones.

    MIDTOWNPC PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,554

    I like your mirrors on your skid steer arms. Thats a smart idea.
  17. ultimate plow

    ultimate plow PlowSite.com Addict
    from N. IL
    Messages: 1,770

    I was just gonna say. The mirrors on the arms are a good idea.
  18. 3ipka

    3ipka Senior Member
    Messages: 138

    Yea my neck started getting sore from always looking back and down, the mirrors seemed like a must.....
  19. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,257

    I like the BMW poster. :drinkup: