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how does a MM plow work???

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by 95k1500, Oct 2, 2008.

  1. 95k1500

    95k1500 Junior Member
    Messages: 11

    dont know to much about the newer plows,I have a old speedcaster.I know on mm plows the pump is on the plow.is there anything under the hood like the older set ups.what controlls the pump on the plow.IE how does it raise and lower and side to side??is it just the controller in the truck then it connects to the pump on the plow?
  2. festerw

    festerw Senior Member
    Messages: 986

  3. 95k1500

    95k1500 Junior Member
    Messages: 11

    is that the way all MM plows are?cause on ebay I see belt drives for MM 1 and 2 plows.I was to go all electric.what plow should I invest in?I have a 95 dodge ram 4x4 5.2 stick shift.could I keep my 7.5 conv. blade and put it on a mm frame?
  4. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    You can run any of the MM's (or any brand plow for that matter) with under-hood hydro's. No different than running one on a truck equipped with central hydro's. Just need a few quick couplers between the truck and plow.
  5. ServiceOnSite

    ServiceOnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 950

    reallly???? even the old under the hood will inter change?? so truck side plow mount is the same......................makes me wish i didnt get rid of my old 85 chevy set up:cry: