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NH skid steer high flow option

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by boba, May 26, 2003.

  1. boba

    boba Senior Member
    Messages: 110

    On a NH 180 skid steer is the high flow option a must to run a snow blower? Local dealer has an off lease machine at a reasonable price. Looking to run blower but not sure if it will be okay w/o the high flow option.
  2. phillyplowking1

    phillyplowking1 Senior Member
    Messages: 412

    Yea im pretty sure you need high flow when u want to run anything that spins fast such has a snowblower or a stump grinder.
  3. Pelican

    Pelican 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,075

    It will depend on the blower you get. Some are set up for standard flow, but the better ones are high flow. High flow's a must for truck loading.
  4. boba

    boba Senior Member
    Messages: 110

    Is the high flow an option that can be added to an existing machine or is a factory only installed option?

    If a dealer installed option a ballpark estimate would be appreciated.

    Last edited: May 26, 2003
  5. Pelican

    Pelican 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,075

    It's usually only economical as a factory installed option, on my machine it was $3000. I don't know if the dealers can install it, but you can be sure it will be EXPENSIVE!