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Plow & Blower, how do you transport it?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Smitty58, Sep 29, 2004.

  1. Smitty58

    Smitty58 Senior Member
    Messages: 223

    I will be plowing this winter with my Jeep and I just bought a cub cadet blower. How can I transport the blower around to use on walks with my Jeep? The blower is big, 8hp 26" wide so it's not something I can throw in the back. If I put a hitch hauler on the Jeep will this work? How will and extra 4-500 lbs on back effect my plowing?
  2. salopez

    salopez Senior Member
    Messages: 876


    you could do 2 things. get a trailer like you said. just take it off when you are ready to plow. the other option is to get one of those shelves that hooks up to the reciever and keep the blower on that.
  3. Boast Enterpris

    Boast Enterpris Senior Member
    Messages: 745

    Sounds like the hitch hauler is the best option to me. The extra weight might give you additional traction. If it seems to be too much then just unload it when you get to your job site. If the hitch hauler exceeds your recommended tongue weight then you will have to go with the trailer option. Sounds like you are on the right track! :waving:
  4. ProEnterprises

    ProEnterprises Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 379

    i would go with the hitch hauler, just be careful when u are backing up!