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plowing with a 2wd backhoe

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment' started by cssjim, Dec 14, 2010.

  1. cssjim

    cssjim Junior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 26

    I have a 2wd backhoe that I have never used for snow before.This year I need another machine and was thinking of using it. Was wondering if anybody uses a 2wd hoe. Not long pushes, was wondering if i could use a 8ft box with it. Any thoughts would be great.
  2. bob00

    bob00 Senior Member
    Messages: 143

    i used to plow with a old 416 cat i never had to hit the 4x4 switch on a small lot 550 ft by 400 ft unfortunatly we didint have a box pusher only a light material bucket
  3. rob_cook2001

    rob_cook2001 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,192

    What size is this hoe?
  4. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    I hear she's called Large Marge.