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Looking for used plow 8'

Discussion in 'Ram Trucks' started by kgb, Jul 24, 2004.

  1. kgb

    kgb Member
    from nj
    Messages: 45

    Just got '96 dodge 2500/ cummings, considering doing some plowing. (BTW i think it was a good deal?: $11k for xcab/slt/cap/5x10 trailer/all power/tow pack, CLEAN! Only 50kMi)
    Can anyone recommend any places for a used 8' snow plow in NJ or PA? I need complete set. Will pay cash and I will pick it up.

    Also, is any other year or dodge modes will have the same plow mount to fit my '96?, or what should i look for...


    PS you can email me directly:
  2. cja1987

    cja1987 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,407

    Id look for a used fisher plow because IMO their truckside mounts are the easiest to work with. I would first look for the plow, if its and 8 footer its probley off a 250/2500 anyways. If the plow is being sold with all truckside equip. (mount and wiring), the mount may bolt right up to yor truck. If you get a fisher go to their website and they have tons of manuels on which mounts fit which trucks organized by year make and model. Generally if it was off a chevy it may not bolt up to a dodge. You can always buy the right truckside mount for your plow and vehicle from a dealer. I have worked with fishers mounts and they are easy to bolt and unbolt and fishers website told me what "vehicle attachment kit" i would need for the truck i was working on.
  3. kgb

    kgb Member
    from nj
    Messages: 45

    Thanx Chris!
    I will check 'em out. But do you think it is less complicated to take blade on and off with mayers? Or does the fisher have 'easymount'?
    Thanx again!!!!!!!
    Have a GREAT W/END

  4. bobtiedt

    bobtiedt Junior Member
    from NE iowa
    Messages: 3

    did you find a plow, i have one off a 2002 3/4 ton dodge
  5. kgb

    kgb Member
    from nj
    Messages: 45

    No, I didn't find one yet. It is little hard in NJ.
    It is my understanding that I will need mount from 94-98, but if this is only a broblem I will concider anything 8'.
    Please let me know what are you asking for it of give me a call
    Thanx, Alex.

    CARDOCTOR PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,312

    look on ebay theres a guy about an hour from phila.
    with a meyer and western for sale
    he has several mounts
  7. PLOWMAN45

    PLOWMAN45 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,951

    there is a guy that used fisher mm for sale on ebay
  8. kgb

    kgb Member
    from nj
    Messages: 45

    Just got home looked @ ebay and can't find any, probably too late or I am not looking at the right stuff. I was only able to find either 7'5 or too far from me (Vermot, Ohio..) Oh well, got to keep looking.
    I really appreciate your help!!!!
    Have a GREAT WEEKEND!!!!!
  9. PLOWMAN45

    PLOWMAN45 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,951

  10. ChipsEarthWorks

    ChipsEarthWorks Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 105


    Hey if you are still looking for a plow I have a fisher 8ft with snofoil it is the older style hydraulic meaning it has a pump that is ran by a belt that is turned by a pulley of the crank great system very strong it is currently on a 95 dodge ram 2500 i will sell the complete plow i am asking 2500 obo i live in the south west part of conn let me know :drinkup: :drinkup:
  11. lawnman20

    lawnman20 Junior Member
    Messages: 11

    used plow

    did you find a plow yet i have a boss plow new lights it was on a 99 dodge 3/4 ton let me know if you are still looking for it thank and i had it on a 01 also i have different under carriage for it

  12. kgb

    kgb Member
    from nj
    Messages: 45

    I found meyers EZ mount 7'5" full and almost new setup, which i installed, but currently i'm trying to trade just blade for 8' (+-$). I really don't want to take everything apart.