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pros & cons of a snow foil ?

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by stiffs_00, Jan 14, 2011.

  1. stiffs_00

    stiffs_00 Member
    Messages: 49

    pros & cons and where would you buy one ? 8' fisher minute mount 2
  2. sweetk30

    sweetk30 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,588

    search button in the fisher section. this is a vary comon talk item.
  3. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    I wouldnt plow snow w/o a deflector
  4. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Pros - keeps the snow from rolling up over the blade.

    Cons - keeps the snow from rolling up over the blade.

    - extra weight

    - impacts stacking, will pull snow back down.

    I would only use one for plowing roads, and roads only. Otherwise a rubber deflector is better.
  5. maverjohn

    maverjohn Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    I agree with hydro 100%. The rubber ones are better then the hard plastic ones.