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Polaris and my 1st big snow this morning!!!

Discussion in 'ATV / UTV Snow Removal' started by Sobie2, Dec 4, 2008.

  1. Sobie2

    Sobie2 Junior Member
    from Alaska
    Messages: 4

    Got 8" of heavy wet snow overnight. 1st real now for my brand new 2007 Polaris 800 Sportsman and I believe 60" (maybe 54") Country Style plow. I've got about a 900' long uphill steep driveway.

    How did it do? Awesome. At first I had the plow on the 1st hole off center and I the snow wasn't moving over, so I had to crank the plow all the way over to the 2nd hole off center and then the snow was flying!!!

    I had power and traction (stock tires) on snow that compacts and turns slick even plowing uphill. I am happy but and looking to get a set of ATV super stud v-bar chains for the ice.

    I don't know how a smaller ATV would handle the type of snow we have here in Coastal Southeast AK, but I am happy with the 800.

  2. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    I'm glad to here that you had good luck with your ATV and plow. But I do think a 500 could handle 8'' of heavy snow.
  3. TEX

    TEX Senior Member
    Messages: 606

    how bout some cool tracks for that polaris

    IPLOWSNO PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,620

    for the price of tracks id buy another quad and plow tandem imo, it snowed lastnight , so now i have to test my buggy.
  5. ALC-GregH

    ALC-GregH PlowSite.com Addict
    from pa
    Messages: 1,143