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plow wax

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by dilligafdog, Nov 18, 2006.

  1. dilligafdog

    dilligafdog Member
    Messages: 53

    just wondering what kind of wax you guys use on your plows.:D
  2. LLM Ann Arbor

    LLM Ann Arbor Senior Member
    Messages: 876

    Armour all. Or Silicone sometimes. Ive neveractually waxed it with wax....may not be a bad idea, but Ive never had a snow sticking issue.
  3. rfed32

    rfed32 Senior Member
    Messages: 473

    buddy put a wax on my plow last year and didnt help at all im going to try a few different things this year...
  4. NoFearDeere

    NoFearDeere PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,724

    I just use regular Turtle Wax on mine...same thing as the truck. Works for me!
  5. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    PAM cooking spray works ok too. So does Pleadge furniture polish believe it or not.
  6. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    I was using Simoniz. When I got my new truck and plow, I had the truck polished by a detailer who will also be coating the front of the plow with the same stuff. I don't know what it's called, but it sure put a tough coat on the truck that makes water just slides right off. Kind of wanting to see how it does with snow.
  7. oman1999

    oman1999 Senior Member
    Messages: 198

    Can we say FLUID FILM? Use it on everything and love it. I don't know if it makes my plowing any faster but it seems to cut down on corrosion and wear. Also great for protecting battery terminals and electrical terminals as it doesn not conduct electricity or static electricity.

    my $0.02
  8. LLM Ann Arbor

    LLM Ann Arbor Senior Member
    Messages: 876

    Rain-X would probably be the best for poly plows.
  9. ECS

    ECS Senior Member
    Messages: 485

    Just sprayed mine this week with Fluid Film. Now just have to wait for some more snow to see how it works. Monday & Tuesday, the snow stuck terrible, so cleaned up the blade and sprayed it on Wednesday.

    FIREMAN Q Senior Member
    Messages: 242

    Fluid Film!!!!!!
  11. Antnee77

    Antnee77 PlowSite.com Addict
    from RI
    Messages: 1,056

    I've coated mine with Fluid Film, but I haven't had a chance to try it out yet. We need some snow!! :gunsfiring: