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Mahindra Tractor

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment' started by JohnF, Oct 21, 2014.

  1. JohnF

    JohnF Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    Just bought a 2013 Mahindra xl28 diesel tractor. I have a snow blower for the three point hitch and a Loader on the front. I have a large driveway and if there is 3 or 4 inches it seems to take a long time with a snow blower. Wondering if a snow pusher would be a good idea for the bucket. If so a 7ft or an 8 foot. Don't know anyone who has used one.
  2. SnowGuy73

    SnowGuy73 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,870

    I don't think a pusher would be practical for a driveway.

  3. kimber750

    kimber750 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,681

    Don't think that small of tractor could push an 8" pusher. A plow you can windrow with would be best but may damage loader arms.
  4. lawn king

    lawn king PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,085

    I dont think an 8' pusher is a a good match for a 28 hp tractor!
  5. seville009

    seville009 Senior Member
    from CNY
    Messages: 877

    Use the loader to make piles, then blow the piles away.
  6. jb1390

    jb1390 Senior Member
    Messages: 710

  7. wwhite

    wwhite Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    I got a 2816 mahindra been using it for 7 year now plowing snow and salting out of it with a fertilizer spreader. I think our pusher on it is around 7 feet. On real big snows and long pushes you just have to pick a direction and go straight because you can't steer it much. We love it for tight places were our trucks would take more time turning around. Never had any trouble with the machine
  8. Omega

    Omega Member
    Messages: 67

    We run an 8' light material bucket on our DX50 so i imagine you would want to stay 8' or less