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snow dog

Discussion in 'SnowDogg Snow Plows' started by infinity maint, Jan 26, 2008.

  1. infinity maint

    infinity maint Junior Member
    Messages: 4

    I am using a snow dog and it is awsome

    LET IT SNOWDOGG Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    Wish i could, no snow yet... :)

    LET IT SNOWDOGG Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    :( :( :( :( i mean....
  4. mikedogg

    mikedogg Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    Just plowed about 6-10 with my md75 dogg and 12+ drifts,no problem for my half ton silverado ext cab...can't wait for the next storm
  5. F150dash

    F150dash Member
    Messages: 98

    We got 10-12" here and the dogg was great, second snow in the last week and it's still snowing. This snow was wet and heay but my md75 had no problems with it. I hve a question for anyone with this model, when you have it to full angle and lifted how much space is there from ground to cutting edge? I only have a couple inches and if I drive through a dip it touches. Anyone else have this problem? Thanks
  6. buckwheat_la

    buckwheat_la 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,254

    anyone using the md75 for a buisness? i am looking to install 2 on my trucks for the days when my skidsteers are down, any advice
  7. Ericjr16

    Ericjr16 Member
    Messages: 42

    Hi, mine seems the same as yours. It only clears three inches or more. We don't drive it far with plow on, so no issues with it.Maybe you can raise the chain lift a little? Good luck, we love ours so far!
  8. F150dash

    F150dash Member
    Messages: 98

    I must say that I love my MD75, I do a bit of travelling with mine and I noticed that my mount is set at the lowest holes and is only about 8 inches off the ground. I am thinking that maybe I could raise the cross memeber to the next set of holes as this would give me another inch I think. Which would be perfect. I did read in the manual that the cross bar should be 9.5" off the ground or somehting like that. Maybe I will try this. I must say that it is so nice to have a plow that angles from in the truck, I have been able to cut my times per drive way down.

    LET IT SNOWDOGG Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    Hay guys, send some snow this way. Tired of looking at grass... :(
  10. G&T LAWN

    G&T LAWN Senior Member
    Messages: 149

    Thats pretty bad when i'm in Iowa and we have had 31inches and calling for another 4 to 6 today. Love my 9.5 V Dogg!
  11. Arloslawn

    Arloslawn Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 84

    Getting my snow dog HD 75 in a couple hours on my 1990 chevy 2500 with salt spreader! 3inches here in Indiana tonight.
  12. Sydenstricker Landscaping

    Sydenstricker Landscaping PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,882

    I wouldnt do the MD for commercial work. They are good for homeowners and light residential work. If you want to stick with 7.5, go with the HD series. It is much stronger and built off the same specs as the EX series plows.
  13. buckwheat_la

    buckwheat_la 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,254

    i am torn, because i just want it as a back up, but at the same time, i don't want to buy something that is just going to get wrecked using it, i am leaning towards the HD, the biggest supporter of me using the MD is the rep here, he has said that it is fine for light commercial and that for what i plan on using it for i am good to go, oh well, i am going to spend a couple days mulling it over
  14. iceyman

    iceyman 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,925

    get the hd... why not have a plow you wont have to worry bout pushing to hard if ur in a jam
  15. BayStateGlenn

    BayStateGlenn Member
    Messages: 42

    I think the MD is pretty beefy for a smaller plow. I like the light weight as far as not taxing the vehicle's suspension so much.... vs. the heavy duty plow being "bulletproof" but wreaking havic on the front end of the truck.
  16. snowboss94

    snowboss94 Junior Member
    Messages: 5


    i hear you on that one..south boston has got nothingggg!!!!!!!!!!!!
  17. gene gls

    gene gls PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 481

    I just ordered my MD 75 Snow Dogg today. There is 280 LBS differance between the MD and the HD plows. From what I was told they are based on the type of truck suspension. The MD is for tighter trucks. I would want the HD for commerical work.