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Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Flipper, Nov 1, 2001.

  1. Flipper

    Flipper PlowSite.com Addict
    from CT
    Messages: 1,180

    I just wanted to say "HI" to the board. This is my first year that I will be plowing for myself. I wondered if there are other women on the board who are in the business?

    I hope that you will give me a lot of advice as I need it.
  2. cat320

    cat320 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,224

    Hi Flipper welcome aboard.A lot of good info on here for the first time snow plower. What kind of equipment will you be plowing with?

    JD PLOWER PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 751

    Flipper, welcome. Strange that you posted, I was wondering if we even had ANY women contractors on this board.

    How long have you been plowing?

    You may want to checkout chucks site www.snowplowing-contractors.com
    Last edited: Nov 1, 2001
  4. mdb landscaping

    mdb landscaping Senior Member
    Messages: 823

    hey, somebody else from CT. what town are you located in?
  5. wolfie

    wolfie Senior Member
    Messages: 174

    there are a lot of members in CT. Welcome aboard Flipper!! I'm sure you find a lot of useful information here.
  6. 75

    75 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,382

    Flipper - welcome to Plowsite!

    Yikes - the list of members from CT is really growing! We gotta get some more Canadian content happenin' , or we'll be really outnumbered! ;)
  7. Alan

    Alan PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,393

    Rob, I'm closer to Canada (ok,, Quebec) than I am to CT, does that help any?
  8. 75

    75 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,382

    I think it might - Mick & GeoffD are up fairly close to Canada as well - I'll count them too! :D
  9. DaveK

    DaveK Senior Member
    Messages: 420

    Welcome Flipper.

    If you use "SEARCH" on the menu at the top, you can search for any topic that you would like to learn about. Chances are no matter what topic you are looking for, it has been covered.
    If you can't find what you are looking for, go ahead and ask away.

    Does this mean we have to watch our language now that there is a lady in the room? :eek: just kidding, we are all perfect gentlemen here. :rolleyes:
  10. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    Sometimes Maine seems more like a Canadian province that a state, Rob, so count away.

    Dave - gentlemen? maybe. Perfect - absolutely.
    Last edited: Nov 1, 2001
  11. plowjockey

    plowjockey PlowSite.com Sponsor
    Messages: 622

    Welcome Flipper.

    It is not about man or woman here. This group will help all equally you've come to a good place.

    Have you checked out SIMA at www.sima.org ? It is a great organization fro the plow contractor.

  12. Taconic

    Taconic PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 180


    Welcome to the forum FLIPPER. You should be able to find some great information here and you may look into joining SIMA.
    Dont let all the guys intimitate you as i know a few snow plow contractors that are woman who can plow cicles around the guys.
    John Parker
    Taconic Maintenance/N.Y. Snow Pros
  13. plowjockey

    plowjockey PlowSite.com Sponsor
    Messages: 622

    For the record my wife drives my K-2500 GMC with a 7.5 foot Western like an ace. I may hate to have to say it but she does a better job than some men that I have given the wheel to for a try.

  14. guido

    guido PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 261

    Where in CT are you from and what resteraunt....just curious.
  15. Armor

    Armor Member
    Messages: 36

    Welcome! I'm new to this site as well.:D
  16. BOSS Adam

    BOSS Adam Senior Member
    Messages: 122

    welcome flipper u will be very happy and can find all the info you need on pretty much anythi

  17. CT18fireman

    CT18fireman Banned
    Messages: 2,133

    Where did you go Flipper? Hope the slow start to winter has not detered you from the site.
  18. Pelican

    Pelican 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,075

    All you Brutes scared her off! :D