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help -compact tractor

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by mia83, Oct 27, 2011.

  1. mia83

    mia83 Junior Member
    Messages: 3

    Hello everyone.
    i need an advice. I am checking different options of machinary for snow removal business and land scaping. I am considering using a compact tractor with horse power ranging from 22hp to 35hp with hd diesel engin , front mount snow blower and rear end blade for the winter what is your opnion?
    Sorry if i have spelling mistakes ..
  2. ry_rock

    ry_rock Senior Member
    Messages: 105

    I have made the switch this year myself. It depends on your lay out but I went with an inverted blower, once we get snow I will tell you how much I love it!!
  3. mia83

    mia83 Junior Member
    Messages: 3

    Thanks you , one more questions..

    Thanks for replying , quick question though... I keep hearing that pick up trucks are just faster and more efficiant than the tractors.there are so many typs of clients with different sizes of driveways. My dad (owns a road construction compeny in Isarel) says that a pick up well get damaged easily and that a tractor / compact tractor is stronger and more usefull . My customers are spread out , different streets not all close to each other . Do you think a plowing pick up and a snow blower( for smaller drive ways ) would be better than driving arround town with a compact tractor? Thank you .
  4. leolkfrm

    leolkfrm PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,980

    are you driving the tractor or trailering, blowers have an advantage for residential, is it diesel or gas it make a big differance in power, does it have a comfort cab