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Snow Blower V8 MAX!

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by FisherVMan, Feb 24, 2010.

  1. FisherVMan

    FisherVMan Senior Member
    Messages: 706

    Not sure if you have all seen this machine or not but if wet sticky snow is your problem this week and your blower seams to run outta steam when you really need it to perform then this little gem may be your answer? She is a little loud with a normal 92db at idle and considerable more with rpms. She started life as a 454 ci and puts out 412hp and 430of torque so it will handle ANY snow you put in front of it [or anything else!]
    Check it out!
  2. Lugnut

    Lugnut Senior Member
    Messages: 250

    That's great
  3. lumps

    lumps Senior Member
    Messages: 365

    Fire that bad boy up at your resi's at 4am, neighbors will love it!
  4. gamberbull13

    gamberbull13 Senior Member
    Messages: 125

    This things been up here a lot , but some how i always find myself lookin at the pics and sayin wow if only i had one of those. :) It does seem to need bigger tires tho and tracks would be tits for it.
  5. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    That's not a big block Chevy :mechanic:
  6. tuna

    tuna Senior Member
    Messages: 488

    Looks like one to me.
  7. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Look at the exhaust port spacing.
  8. doubleedge

    doubleedge Member
    from ND
    Messages: 64

    Most of the time, my Ariens fills up with snow before it bogs down, so I don't know how that big, inefficient, expensive, and loud engine would help. With that huge differential in the center, I doubt that the snow can even efficiently get to the impeller.
  9. Evanbrendel

    Evanbrendel Senior Member
    Messages: 181

    lol i argued it was a bbc then someone pointed the exhaust spacing.
  10. tuna

    tuna Senior Member
    Messages: 488

    So what is it a small block chevy?it`s not Ford or B.O.P. I see no distributer up front.
  11. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Yes. They changed the port spacing to get the intake runner lengths as consistent as possible.
    Last edited: Feb 25, 2010
  12. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Buick distributors were up front. Olds/Pontiac in back like Chevy.
  13. Rat_Power_78

    Rat_Power_78 Senior Member
    Messages: 184

    Appears to be a big block Chevy with the wrong headers. Look at the front of the heads, nothing else is cast like that. And the factory square-head plugs screwed into the ends, never seen any other with those same plugs. Also, distributor in back and oil filter location are clues.