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Toro CCR Powerlite 325E

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Yoman, Dec 8, 2007.

  1. Yoman

    Yoman Junior Member
    from Toronto
    Messages: 19


    Any one used it?? I know just only 3HP, but i need something light so i can lift in and out.

  2. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    yep love it......
  3. Plowin in VT

    Plowin in VT Senior Member
    Messages: 233

    I got one for this season, and it worked pretty well the one time that I've been able to use it. Here's what I've seen w/the whole 3 hours that I have on mine...

    Pros -
    1) light weight
    2) a lot easier on the back than a shovel
    3) pulls pretty well for a single stage blower

    Cons -
    1) it's a 2-smoke
    2) loud
    3) narrow cut size
    4) it doesn't like to go through the chunky stuff at the beginning of the walks.
    5) doesn't throw slush very well

    Don't bother paying the extra $ for the electric start, you don't need it. It has a very light pull, and starts on the 1st or 2nd pull.

    If you have a spreader on the back of your truck and need something that you can pick up and throw over the bed rails, this is the blower for you. If you do not have a spreader, buy a larger 2 stage blower and a set of ramps. 2 stage blowers are much faster, throw further, and cut wider paths.

    Just my $0.02

  4. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    Only used it once but there was over 8" of snow and I couldn't believe how well it worked
  5. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    its actually 3.25hp
  6. terrapro

    terrapro PlowSite Veteran
    from MI
    Messages: 3,912

    a bussiness aquaintence?(sp) has been using one for around 4 yrs now and swears by it

    me i think i will be getting the 2450 shortly. i want alittle bigger width
  7. Yoman

    Yoman Junior Member
    from Toronto
    Messages: 19


    Got one today, Best blower i have, Lift in my truck only one arm and moved snow very well. Love it.....