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minute mount plow fit minute mount 2 receiver- transport only?

Discussion in 'Residential Snow Removal' started by tfsiii, Sep 19, 2010.

  1. tfsiii

    tfsiii Junior Member
    from NH
    Messages: 2

    Need to reansport an older minnute mount plow (belt driven hydraulic) Can I use the mount /receivers on my Silverado, with the Minute mount 2 system? Again, this is just for moving plow , not fur use. Thanks -
  2. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Yes, as long as they are the same "size" frames. Your plates should be 29 1/8".

    Once the plow is mounted, you can jack up the blade and short chain it.

    Just don't try this at night, no lights.
  3. tfsiii

    tfsiii Junior Member
    from NH
    Messages: 2

    Thanks for the reply. I measured my silverado, and the distance is 29 1/8 " as you noted. I measured the old f350 frame that this plow we want to move was on, and that seems to be just under 1/2 " more. The f350 is a going to be a parts truck, so we cannot use that truck .thanks again for the response.
  4. Arc Burn

    Arc Burn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,141

    That measurement will still work,in a perfect world it should be 29 1/8 +or- an1/8,i've seen way further off and still working though.
  5. thatlittleguy?

    thatlittleguy? Member
    Messages: 34

    the question was posted on my behalf, thanks for the replies. It worked fine, but the 8 foot HD plow was def. too much for the half ton chevy truck. Got the plow home fine though.