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newbie looking for a little advice on plow set up

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by awdls2, Jul 18, 2010.

  1. awdls2

    awdls2 Junior Member
    from nh
    Messages: 14

    first off just want to say hi as a new guy to the fourm

    so my question is this i just bought my first plow truck a 95 chevy 1500 it came with a uninstalled 7 1/2 foot fisher conventional hydrolic plow complete except for an crank pully and pump bracket. best as i can find these parts are gonna run me $150. I just found a complete minute mount 1 electic for my truck in great shape for 800 it has everything including push plates...

    Is it worth the upgrade ive been hearing mixed reveiws about the minute mount 1 set ups what do u guys think?

    Thanks in advance
  2. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,438

    i want my truck back :p i got the same truck but a 96 1500, i got 1978 fisher speed cast and its worked great now going on its 3rd season now.

    what i heard is its better for mm to be on paved driveway than a gravel driveway (which is what i have) but i can put the speed cast on it in about 5-10 mins depending on the weather

    i got pump bracket threw fisher for $50 i think it was.
  3. awdls2

    awdls2 Junior Member
    from nh
    Messages: 14

    ok thanks for the input...

    anyone else got any opionions
  4. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    Keep the Quik Switch they are alot faster to hhok up than the MM1.