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Snow pushing videos. Volvo, ASV, and Artic

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Peterbilt, Jan 10, 2009.

  1. Peterbilt

    Peterbilt Senior Member
    from IA.
    Messages: 745

  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    they work great with a lot of snow
  3. snow plowman

    snow plowman Senior Member
    Messages: 131

    that thing rocks
  4. Camden

    Camden PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,604

    Those little Volvo's can haul azz. Very cool, vids :nod:
  5. JohnnyRoyale

    JohnnyRoyale 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,935

    I like the expandable pusher.
  6. theonlybull

    theonlybull Senior Member
    Messages: 405

    nice machines....
  7. mike psd

    mike psd PlowSite.com Addict
    from pa
    Messages: 1,028

    i have too agree those baby's are cooking :D
  8. merrimacmill

    merrimacmill PlowSite.com Addict
    from MA
    Messages: 1,823

    Nice machines. What are you uses for the Volvos in the summer season?
  9. OakhillsSnowdiv

    OakhillsSnowdiv Member
    from mass
    Messages: 75

    peterbilt, i love your vids and your setup, that expandable box is slick, since seeing your vids and photos i am thinking of dropping one of my trucks and getting a mid sized loader and having it drive around to plow the buildings with a box plow instead of the pick up, keep the vids and pics coming
  10. Peterbilt

    Peterbilt Senior Member
    from IA.
    Messages: 745

    We Lease the Volvos. Untill this past year I couldn't find a full time use for one, but now I do. I want it for everything from loading topsoil, Using it as a fork lift at the shop, and parking lot sweeping. They are so handy, we hardly use the skids when the L20s are around.

    We plow mostly mid-sized office parks. Lot of corners and islands to trim around. I have 4 plow trucks and 5 loaders. A typical push takes any where from 5 to 6 hours with all machines running. This morning we ran the machines in the videos along with 2 trucks and ran the whole route in 5 hours.

    The little loaders are slow roading machines but in a parking lot, where we can keep short pushes 100 Yds or less, we can keep our production way up.

  11. William B.

    William B. Senior Member
    from S.E. IA
    Messages: 979

    Where about in IC is that? You guys got alot more snow up there then we did down here.
  12. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    Looks good Peter.
  13. Peterbilt

    Peterbilt Senior Member
    from IA.
    Messages: 745

    The second video we ar at the Texas Road house in Coralville. ts kinda neat seeing all the lights below and behind us.

    maybe just me.

  14. pdmissle

    pdmissle Member
    Messages: 33

    I'm about to buy a pt80 and would like to see your videos of yours if you can put them back up..
  15. NJjunior973

    NJjunior973 Senior Member
    from NW NJ
    Messages: 132

    It says they were deleted
  16. chevyman51

    chevyman51 Senior Member
    Messages: 537

    This thread is over a year old
  17. pdmissle

    pdmissle Member
    Messages: 33

    What does that have to do with him re-posting them?