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Power-V or XT

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by akking, Sep 30, 2010.

  1. akking

    akking Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    I am new to snow removal this year and I am going to buy a new boss plow to put on my 06 GMC 2500HD. I will be doing mostly residential with some commercial for the first year. I am hoping to expand from there into more commercial.

    My question:
    I want a v plow because of the benefits it offers but is there any benefits to having the regular power-V over the XT. I will probably buy the XT but was wondering if there is any downside to that plow over the V.
  2. erkoehler

    erkoehler PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,279

    On either plow get smart lock cylinders. The vxt will windrow and throw snow farther than traditional v.
  3. bltp203

    bltp203 Senior Member
    Messages: 484

    If you are doing mostly residentials then you will see no benefit.........except for your customers seeing you have one awesome plow hanging off the front.

    But the V-XT does throw an amazing amount of snow off to the side when you get up to speed.
  4. akking

    akking Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    Thanks for the replys, I just want to make sure I get the right plow so I don't look back in a year or two and wish I would have spent the extra money.
  5. Pinky Demon

    Pinky Demon PlowSite.com Addict
    from Ohio
    Messages: 1,121

    VX-T also has more carrying capacity in scoop mode. That alone made it worthwhile to me.
  6. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    I got the power V ...just because I do very little windrowing and it was also $300 cheaper.