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My Plow Rig

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by loc, Feb 3, 2011.

  1. loc

    loc Junior Member
    Messages: 25

    Well I bought this bad boy 2 months ago for $1900 and have done nothing but fix it and chase leaks. I think I finally got it done and thought I would post up some pics of the ugly duck. It is a 1991 Chevy with a 7.5 Meyer running the best pump in the world the E47. I don't do any commercial plowing, just use it for my drive and the neighbors. Last year my subdivision was always the last to be plowed, now it will be the first :) . Since picking it up and moving snow I have kinda fell in love with doing it. I look at pics of these diesel rigs with big V plows and now I wont one of those. I am almost half tempted to put a better plow on my 2010 Dodge but figure I will break this thing learning then upgrade later.

  2. randomb0b123

    randomb0b123 PlowSite.com Addict
    from america
    Messages: 1,278

    not bad for 1900 what tires are those?
  3. IA Farmer

    IA Farmer Senior Member
    Messages: 410

    Looks good, do you have any pics of the 2010?
  4. DeereFarmer

    DeereFarmer PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,296

    Wow, good buy! looks like my first plow truck. It was a '93 longbed though.

  5. maverjohn

    maverjohn Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    Nice setup to learn in. good luck this year.
  6. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    Same hear except mine was a 1989 Chevy 2500 with an 8' Fisher.

    Will's Truck.jpg
  7. loc

    loc Junior Member
    Messages: 25

    Yours was in way better shape than mine. Looks just like it.
  8. Omran

    Omran Senior Member
    from KY
    Messages: 265

    Nice looking truck, would you take $2200.00 for it. LOL, no seriously good looking truck and very fair price.
  9. sweetk30

    sweetk30 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,588

    fyi someone fabed up the truck side frame work. that style frame on there is a builder kit for non kit offered vehicles.

    not a bad thing. just wanted to let ya know.

    mabye you can get some good pics of the truck mount to let use make sure its solid . looks kind of scary on the upper side with the simple 90* bend brackets bolted to the bumper.
  10. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    Your talking about DeereFarmers truck right? Mine was all rusted out. But, it was a good truck and it ran great. You can't beat them old 350s.
  11. qualitylawn

    qualitylawn Senior Member
    Messages: 122

    nice trucks!
  12. DeereFarmer

    DeereFarmer PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,296

    Thanks, I really miss it. The truck was a tank for a 1/2 ton.
  13. Drew2010

    Drew2010 Senior Member
    Messages: 216

    "running the best pump in the world the E47 pump"

    :laughing: Makes me laugh

    For what your doing the half ton will get it done. I would say mine does great. I plow and beat the crap out of mine, but mine isnt much of a half ton anymore.
    Last edited: Feb 3, 2011
  14. dan6399

    dan6399 Member
    Messages: 87

    I just picked up basically the same truck; a 1991 GMC 2500 Reg. Cab Long Bed with a 7.5 Diamond Plow and Dump insert for $1700. It wasnt near as nice as yours though. Nice looking truck I love those style trucks.
  15. loc

    loc Junior Member
    Messages: 25

    Sweetk30 I will take some pics. I did not notice that there could be a problem with the mount. Drew I was being sarcastic on that e47. I wouldn't say it is the worst pump but pretty close. We should start a thread with pictures of old silver and maroon Chevy's with yellow plows. Seems like everyone has had one :)
  16. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    Those silver and maroon seamed to be pretty popular color sceam for that style truck. I used to se alot of them trucks the same colors around.
  17. Stik208

    Stik208 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,319

    That was an amazing truck. The C/K Series rivals the OBS F Series trucks in value and scarcity for clean low mileage ones.