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Push plate compatibility question

Discussion in 'Residential Snow Removal' started by TnseVol10, Nov 23, 2008.

  1. TnseVol10

    TnseVol10 Junior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 2

    Just moved to Maine and bought a house with a 215' long driveway. I have a 95 Chevy 1/2 ton (K1500) 4X4 extended cab with the 4.3Z engine. I think I have a lead on a "starter" plow (cheap). It is an OLD Fisher 7.5'. Checked to make sure it is solid and not rusted through, etc. I believe I am correct in assuming that 1988-2000 Chevy/GMC 1/2 ton frames are all the same with respect to this application. I also believe I am correct in assuming that I CANNOT use minute mount push plates since this is not a minute mount plow. Can someone please confirm or deny this and possibly put me on the right track to finding the correct push plates?

  2. Harleychvy

    Harleychvy Senior Member
    Messages: 149

    I'd call the local fisher dealer, they can give you definate answers. W A Messers is the one in Portland
  3. tvpierce

    tvpierce Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 209

    Is this old Fisher unit just the plow, or does it come with headgear, pump, pushplates, pushbeam, etc.? I think you'd be better off finding a complete system than trying to piece one together. Have you checked Uncle Henry's and Craigslist (ME & NH)?
  4. Harleychvy

    Harleychvy Senior Member
    Messages: 149

    If you want to got minute mount, I have a set for a 7 6, off a 88 1/2 ton GMC