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looking for power angle plow FWD

Discussion in 'Used Plowing and Truck Equipment Forum' started by john mc, Jan 4, 2009.

  1. john mc

    john mc Member
    Messages: 70

    Here is a pic of my FWD I am desperately looking for a power angle plow 11 ft or 12 foot
    I would like a everest butterfly or a butterfly type please pm me with what you have
    within 200 miles of Boston MASS.
    Thank you in advance john m


  2. Oshkosh

    Oshkosh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,655

    Have you tried...

    Down in my old stomping grounds....Have you tried Steve McLean in Limerick ME?
    Which pit are you out of?
    Nice Looking FWD....Always liked the shape of the Cabs on those...

  3. john mc

    john mc Member
    Messages: 70

    if all else fails i would go there . I would like to go th a place called foots but i need a ph number . I am out of a haverhill ma, pit
  4. Oshkosh

    Oshkosh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,655


    Haverhill, I scraped plenty of pack(Belly blade) up that way on 495 for that pit....I was out of Pine St. Manchester(Bye the Sea) lol..
    The Foot has/had a yard on RT1 Foxboro and his main place I think is either Plainville or Walpole....I will try and find you a number...
    I do have some contacts out in NY state if you don't find one closer ...
    Do you know Howard Rogers? Have you talked with him?
    Last edited: Jan 4, 2009
  5. sweetk30

    sweetk30 PlowSite.com Addict
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    Last edited: Jan 4, 2009
  6. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

    somewhere locally someone is selling the same truck as that with a powerangle plow on it. idk if it would be worth giving them a call and seeing if they will seperate it. If you want there # i will give it to ya.
  7. john mc

    john mc Member
    Messages: 70

    was it a blue fwd? on e bay?
  8. Oshkosh

    Oshkosh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,655

    You are looking for...

    You are looking for this style correct?

  9. Oshkosh

    Oshkosh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,655

    I think this is right...

    The Foot, car and truck parts
    (508) 384-2415
    15 Lincoln Rd
    Norfolk, MA
  10. john mc

    john mc Member
    Messages: 70

    yes that is the one. I also like the one with the bottom trip board trips I will be calling him in the morning Thanks so much
  11. KCB

    KCB Senior Member
    Messages: 153

    That thing looks toughwesport
  12. Oshkosh

    Oshkosh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,655

    I know....

    Hi John,
    The majority of that style plow I have seen second hand have been the full trip blades...Makes it interesting when they shoot the truck across a lane.lol "Warsau"(sp) used to make a bunch of them and since others have followed (Root,Everest etc...)....
    What does your FWD have for power? Cummins,Detroit? Standard, auto? Is it an 80's or am I way off?
    Best of luck in your search.Let me know how you make out I may have some other ideas...
  13. Oshkosh

    Oshkosh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,655


    H.P Fairfield lists a second hand Everest looks like a bottom trip in nice shape for $5,500- Thats probably a couple grand off the price of new....I'll try and attach a photo..

  14. john mc

    john mc Member
    Messages: 70

    It is a 1983 RB44 cummings 290 with 3 stage jake 5 speed with low range lockers ft and rear .
    i don't like it when the plow trips and shoots you in to oncoming traffic scary .
    I would like to put a oshkosh heated windshield in to it. I was told you can get one for a P series I just need the window de mentions do you have a p series?
  15. Oshkosh

    Oshkosh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,655

    Not any more..

    Sold all my iron back in 2001...
    I did have a big P series (54,000gvw), it is still plowing out of the Pine St pit..I didn't have heated glass.
    The only trucks I was aware of with heated glass where the newer style Walters.. If Oshkosh had heated glass I wish I had it...lol I did have good heat...
  16. snow game

    snow game Senior Member
    from RI
    Messages: 255

    That is the correct phone number for the foot, he just doesn't like answering the phone, so keep calling!
  17. john mc

    john mc Member
    Messages: 70

    what do you guys think for a 11' everest poly blade It would be a 5 hr drive but i think its a good deal


  18. greenred

    greenred Member
    Messages: 30

    That is one awesome looking truck in the OP
  19. adksnowo

    adksnowo Senior Member
    Messages: 370

    Little far away but Altrux in Herkimer, N.Y. Right off the Thruway. Goggle them, I would have # & address but cannot locate it right now. Sweet looking FWD though!