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New boss owner / breakdown ?

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by ezy11, Nov 26, 2008.

  1. ezy11

    ezy11 Junior Member
    from cst
    Messages: 4

    Boss 9'2, Just wondering if I do lose power and need to get it back to shop how would I get it raised and keep it off the ground to limp home
    With our old westerns we could throw it up on a snow bank & adjust chain
    No chain on Boss -- Dumb question? Any tricks? Take center cylinder off?
  2. erkoehler

    erkoehler PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,279

    Use a ratchet strap to hold it up instead.
  3. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,657

    yep, exactly i actuly had a 9'2" vee come in the other day to my work held up with a strap..works well in a pinch.
  4. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    Use the term "short chain" as your keyword in a search here. You'll find hours of reading I promise. :)
  5. derekbroerse

    derekbroerse 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377

    The ONLY time it happened I was close to the shop... just drove it home! :D But yeah, a cumalong or ratchet strap would have done the trick.