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Nw Illinois snow

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Bird21, Dec 24, 2008.

  1. Bird21

    Bird21 Senior Member
    Messages: 539

    A couple of pics from the last part of this long storm. Or was it two or three different ones!





  2. ultimate plow

    ultimate plow PlowSite.com Addict
    from N. IL
    Messages: 1,770

    man how many skids you got:) Very nice operation
  3. Bird21

    Bird21 Senior Member
    Messages: 539

    6 of my own and three that I sub from friends. Gotta keep everyone working these days, times are tough and the snow is plenty!!!!!
  4. Humvee27

    Humvee27 Senior Member
    Messages: 361

    Nice skids....I'm just north of you.....yeah, I'm not sure if that was one really looooonggg storm or a couple of really long ones with pauses in them....lol......looks like your gonna run outta room soon.....
  5. Bird21

    Bird21 Senior Member
    Messages: 539

    Yes we are out of room now. Even after hauling snow for 8 hours during the start of the storm. That pile in the pic was removed early in the day, but now it's back!!!! Ha Ha!! We are going to haul off at two sites starting Friday, T and M!!!
  6. sjosephlawncare

    sjosephlawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 284

    Are those flames on the s300? or am I just seeing chit?
  7. salopez

    salopez Senior Member
    Messages: 876


    2 questions....

    1. how do you like the snow wolf plows?

    2. what kind of plow on the bobcat? it looks really aggressive!
  8. Knockah22

    Knockah22 Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    where in nw IL is that? kinda looks like some condos ive seen.
  9. snowman79

    snowman79 Senior Member
    from MidWest
    Messages: 433

    how well does that tracked skid push snow? Have you used a pusher on it?
  10. Bird21

    Bird21 Senior Member
    Messages: 539

    The snow wolf plows are great we have 7 of them. They have held up very well.

    Flames--- Yes

    Track loader - Pusher no I havn't used one. It works great until it ice forms then it kinda skates a little, but over all it gets the job done. I couldn't see having it sit and not working.
  11. Dlongerman

    Dlongerman Senior Member
    from IL
    Messages: 299

    were did you get those wings??? how much were they?
  12. Bird21

    Bird21 Senior Member
    Messages: 539

    Burris equipment and Lewis Equipment have them. They add alot of production to the plow.
  13. EGLC

    EGLC PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,733

    yep I see them too.....nice fleet!!............sooo which skid is the best? lol :rolleyes:
  14. Bird21

    Bird21 Senior Member
    Messages: 539

    The New Holland 185 really pushes alot of snow. We have 2 180 that are not in the pics but the New Holland work real good. The bobcat is a subs and pushes good with the Bonnel Plow. But I the new holland are the guys favorites.
  15. the new boss 92

    the new boss 92 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,989

    where were you guys pushing all that snow at, looks real close to me!
  16. Bird21

    Bird21 Senior Member
    Messages: 539

    Barrington and Deer Park area
  17. Dlongerman

    Dlongerman Senior Member
    from IL
    Messages: 299

    ur right down the road from me i plow a town home complex near Schaumburg and Roselle
  18. WilliamOak

    WilliamOak PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,988

    I'm in cary, so not too far either!
  19. Dlongerman

    Dlongerman Senior Member
    from IL
    Messages: 299

    we all should meet up for breakfast sometime and swap stories...


  20. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,202

    Nice set-up!