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THLS 2009-2010 Official Picture Thread

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by rusty_keg_3, Oct 4, 2009.

  1. rusty_keg_3

    rusty_keg_3 Senior Member
    Messages: 514

    Well, heres our stuff...

    • 2009 Chevy Silverado 3500HD with Boss 8ft 2in Poly V-Plow
    • 1999 Chevy 2500, with Western 8.5 Unimount (Just sold the 7.5 for this truck ), new 6.0L crate engine.

    • Buyers V-BOX (just got 10-02-09), it has a 1 year old 10.5 HP Intek on it

    We also have 2 snow blowers, i will take some photos, and get model info...

    I know its not much, but this is only our 3rd or 4th year plowing...

    Questions and Comments welcome...

    1. The salter on the way home.
    2. Here it is in the light, from the side.
    3. Heres a pic of the front.
    4. Heres the motor and what not.
    5. Here is the motor after i cleaned it up a little.

    Oh, yea, this salter was sitting out side, and we didnt think it would start, but we put gas in it, pulled a few times, saw their was no spark plug. We put one in, i pulled, and it started right up...

    Salter 5.jpg

    Salter 4.jpg

    Salter 3.jpg

    Salter 2.jpg

    Salter 1.jpg
    Last edited: Oct 4, 2009
  2. rusty_keg_3

    rusty_keg_3 Senior Member
    Messages: 514


    Here is my brothers 99 Chevy 2500, he had a 7.5 Western Ultramount on it, but sold it to buy a 8.5 Ultramount.

    Western 2.jpg

    Western 3.jpg

    Western 5.jpg

    Western 6.jpg

    Western 7.jpg
  3. rusty_keg_3

    rusty_keg_3 Senior Member
    Messages: 514


    1. Heres the plow.
    2. Sticker.
    3. Sittin at a job.
    4. Pushin some snow.
    5. Here it is at another job, thats my little magnet on it, i know its gay. (It was free, and gay magnet are better then none.)

    09 1.jpg

    09 2.jpg

    09 3.jpg

    09 4.jpg

    09 5.jpg
  4. EGLC

    EGLC PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,733

    that thing sure does sag in the front huh
  5. MileHigh

    MileHigh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,827

    Your snow blower is where your ballast should be...

    That 09 is sagging perty bad.
  6. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,229

    You need help on teh front end!!!!!!!!!!

  7. sjosephlawncare

    sjosephlawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 284

    I haven't that much sag since snoops last video
  8. EXR

    EXR Senior Member
    Messages: 204

    Needs more then cranking the tbars...gm's need leveling kits.
    The front end is a joke without them.
  9. albhb3

    albhb3 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,523

    duh the snowblower is the ballast!
  10. rusty_keg_3

    rusty_keg_3 Senior Member
    Messages: 514

    Yea, once a pallet of salt is in there its fine... But we need to address it...

    We used to have a pallet of salt in it... But we just got the v-box...

    Yea, i know...



    Yea, its because the suspension is so stiff in the rear...
  11. rusty_keg_3

    rusty_keg_3 Senior Member
    Messages: 514


    I was looking at some pics and found some of my snapper, and the dodge we had, but sold last fall... It was a 95 3500, with Fisher Plow (i thuink 8.5 or 9 ft)... It had a Snow Ex 1875 Tailgate spreader on it, which we sold with the truck... :mad::realmad:

    The one where the blower is blowing that was about 1 ft of snow...

    We also had another 94 Ram 2500 which 7.5 ft Western ultramount on it (both at the same time)...

    Sanpper 2.jpg

    snapper 1.jpg

    dodge 1.jpg

    dodge 2.jpg

    Dodge 3.jpg
  12. MileHigh

    MileHigh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,827

  13. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162


    Rusty, you may want to check the spelling in your signature.
  14. rusty_keg_3

    rusty_keg_3 Senior Member
    Messages: 514

    Oh, crap... Thanks
    Last edited: Oct 6, 2009
  15. KL&M Snow Div.

    KL&M Snow Div. PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,616

    Looks good, that old Dodge looks like a solid truck

    THEGOLDPRO PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,136

    your brother has nice trucks.
  17. rusty_keg_3

    rusty_keg_3 Senior Member
    Messages: 514

    Yea, it was a good plow truck, but it had the "death wobble"... And right after we sold it (same day, they blew the brake lines. The tranny went out about 2 months later, and then had a small electrical fire... We were lucky we sold it...

    Thanks, you have some nice looking trucks too...
    Last edited: Oct 7, 2009
  18. sven_502

    sven_502 Senior Member
    from ontario
    Messages: 390

    Just a question, did you guys convert that OBS 99 truck to a 6.0L? If so what year of truck was it out of? Or did you mean 5.7L? Also forgot to mention like everybody else said, nice trucks. That 1 ton definitely needs some help up front, it looks like my yukon lol.
  19. KL&M Snow Div.

    KL&M Snow Div. PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,616

    Dang,hopefully the fire didn't tear it up too bad.

    NICHOLS LANDSCA PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,362

    I'm guessing he ment 5.7, because the 6.0 would be by no means a plug and play deal. The motor mounts aren't even in the same place.