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John Deere 1420

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by johnnyusa, Mar 8, 2015.

  1. johnnyusa

    johnnyusa Member
    from ct
    Messages: 78

    I bought a 4wd John Deere 1420 front mount with a snow blower and cab with heater. I was wondering if any other contractors have had the good luck i had with these on town homes as we did this past year? We do a 28 unit complex that took 6 hours with 10 Men before we bought this unit and after we purchased this unit the same place takes 2 to 2 1/2 hours with only 3 men.
  2. johnnyusa

    johnnyusa Member
    from ct
    Messages: 78

    Cant believe 71 views and no one knows about the front mounts for snow removal i see all the universities using them but on this site theyre not mentioned.
  3. 1olddogtwo

    1olddogtwo PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,174

    What's the question?

    71 views is not a lot. GV is probably 60 of them
    Last edited: Mar 9, 2015
  4. johnnyusa

    johnnyusa Member
    from ct
    Messages: 78

    If other contactors used them and how they worked for them?
  5. Spence92

    Spence92 Junior Member
    Messages: 20

    My church uses one for the sidewalks and also clears the handicap spots with it. They only have a sweeper on the front so I can't say much of the blower. Sorry. We had a good 4 inches on the walks along with a slushy mix in the handicap spots. Needless to say it did EXCELLENT!
  6. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,251

    Kept forgetting that he looked at the previous 59 times?