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Let it snow #2

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by diesel dave C, Jun 26, 2004.

  1. diesel dave C

    diesel dave C Junior Member
    Messages: 5

    14, Daniels blade, fold out wings.

    new holland.jpg
  2. C & D

    C & D Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    Nice set up, what size skid steer is that and how does it handle that big of a plow.

  3. diesel dave C

    diesel dave C Junior Member
    Messages: 5

    It's a new holland 988 with loaded tires, this set up can move snow fast. We have to rebuild the front clevis pins 1-2 times per season due to the weight of the blade and $2000.00 in tires each year. If the snow is heavy the wings fold down to 9 feet.
  4. Eyesell

    Eyesell 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,107

    man, you can plow a pot full of snow with that.:D
  5. m&m owner

    m&m owner Member
    from MN
    Messages: 33

    Diesel dave I dont want to sound stupid but why does it take $2000 in tires per season? Thanks Mike
  6. Dwan

    Dwan Senior Member
    Messages: 879

    Next time you order a set of tires ask the tire shop to sipe them. It sure makes a big difference in the snow and on ice. also look at using recap tires, with your casings they should cost less then $200 each.
    I run 2 each 975 bobcats which use 1500:19.5 tires @ $515 each new or $189 caps each and get 1000 hours out of a set.
  7. bluenite608

    bluenite608 Member
    Messages: 95

    OOOOHHHH SH-T!!!!!!!!!! :nod: