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To buy an inverted vee or not?

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by ss502gmc, Oct 12, 2014.

  1. ss502gmc

    ss502gmc Senior Member
    Messages: 473

    Looking for suggestions whether or not it's worth it to buy the inverted vee for a SS vee box. Pros and cons? Thanks
  2. Do It All Do It Right

    Do It All Do It Right Senior Member
    Messages: 231

    They're not standard?
  3. ss502gmc

    ss502gmc Senior Member
    Messages: 473

    I'll take that as a yes? No they're not standard. Just wanted to know whether or not they're strictly to prevent bridging or does it help prevent damage to conveyor at all.
  4. Antlerart06

    Antlerart06 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,437

    Mine came standard not often it bridge but when it does its easy get it flowing again
    Now a friend has one he removed his and his bridge and he said took forever to get it to flow again after that one time he put his back in

    I bought my SS Vbox back in the 90s maybe then it was a standard
  5. LON

    LON Senior Member
    Messages: 749

    Std in some models, optional in others.
    Basically used to make life easier for either clutch or electric motor by keeping weight up off the chain.
  6. ss502gmc

    ss502gmc Senior Member
    Messages: 473

    Thanks, I think I will buy one, or make one.