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pin on mount?

Discussion in 'Arctic Sectional Sno-Pusher' started by Maclawnco, May 6, 2014.

  1. Maclawnco

    Maclawnco Senior Member
    from OH
    Messages: 695

    Bought an older case 621 without a quick coupler and am wondering if this unit only plows all winter, does arctic make a pin on coupler so we can pin on the plow in place of the bucket? We tried the chain on fork mounts and they are terrible compared to our quick coupler sectionals so I was trying to find a way to imitate the coupler benefits without adding a quick coupler to our machine.
  2. 98Chevy2500

    98Chevy2500 Senior Member
    Messages: 158

    A good welder can build anything!
  3. CaptCaveman

    CaptCaveman Member
    Messages: 73

    I tend to agree with you about the pin on...I have a Cat 430E IT Backhoe and was going to get a quick coupler mount sectional for my next purchase...I have one with a fork mount and chain setup on a Case 590 Super L backhoe and was very impressed with it...But have opted for the fork mount because of the chain on allows for some flex that the quick coupler would not allow...If I was the one running it all the time...it would be different. But, for an employee with nothing invested, You might want to reconsider...Just my two cents worth
  4. Maclawnco

    Maclawnco Senior Member
    from OH
    Messages: 695

    we started with fork/chain ons not knowing any better and then switched our sectionals to couplers. The chain on is good, the coupler is so much better. Allows you to see that you are exactly in the sweet spot of the slip hitch and that your curl is correct. If we do a chain on, I might get an avalanche or metal pless with a steel edge. Hoping that we have enough funds to add a coupler to the 621 and then this is all a non issue.
  5. 1olddogtwo

    1olddogtwo PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,174

    I agree with the coupler, do you have the D rings welded in the bucket?

    I don't know if they have a direct coupler hook up for a case 621. Pm propusher, he should be able to tell ya.
  6. pusherpro

    pusherpro Sponsor
    Messages: 85

    Pin connection

    No unfortunately Arctic doesn't do a pin on connection. Give me a private message and we can go through some options.