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Trip Edge or Trip Blade?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by mercer_me, Oct 29, 2008.

  1. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,372

    Just wandering what people like better Trip Edge or Trip Blade? I would never buy a trip blade I used on once and I hated it. So I only buy plows with a trip edge.
  2. bribrius

    bribrius PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,609

    .....trip edge
  3. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,617

    I prefer a trip edge..... However Boss is the ONLY 7 1/2 V plow and it is a full trip.
  4. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    :confused: Boss is the only one who makes a 7.6 vee?
  5. Team_Arctic

    Team_Arctic Senior Member
    Messages: 176

    western has a 7.5 v i have one on a heavy halfton

    oh and trip edge for me :)
  6. toby4492

    toby4492 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,513

    Learn something new here everyday:rolleyes:
    Last edited: Oct 29, 2008
  7. sherwin

    sherwin Member
    Messages: 46

    Trip edge. Will never go back to full trip.
  8. jt5019

    jt5019 Senior Member
    Messages: 853

    add another for trip edge :waving:
  9. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,617

    WOW MY BAD. But I'M never wrong:D Yes Western makes a 7 1/2 V
    It weighs 100Lb More than the Boss 7 1/2 V

    Well I have RE-Learned somthing. :dizzy:
  10. Mid-Ohio Scaper

    Mid-Ohio Scaper Senior Member
    Messages: 610

    Trip-Edge Blade
  11. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,557

    Trip edge here too =]
  12. RepoMan207

    RepoMan207 PlowSite Fanatic
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,039

    Trip Edge!

    FISHERBOY Senior Member
    Messages: 542

    Trip edge all the way
  14. ABES

    ABES PlowSite.com Addict
    from MN
    Messages: 1,322

    I prefer a trip edge V plow however I prefer a full trip straight blade.
  15. IMAGE

    IMAGE Sponsor
    Messages: 1,747

    yeah....how many you bought? how'd you like em?

  16. Kevin Kendrick

    Kevin Kendrick Senior Member
    Messages: 397

    Boss Full Trip 7' 6" V blade = 700lbs
    Fisher Trip Edge 7' 6" V blade - 849lbs
    Western Trip Edge 7' 6" V blade - 827lbs
  17. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,372

    Fisher allso make a 7.5' V. And I have never owned a trip blade just used my freinds a couple times.
  18. Greenscape4u.co

    Greenscape4u.co Senior Member
    Messages: 101

    Trip edge won't " flop " forward on the wet and heavy snowfalls causing you to lose the snow you just worked so hard to move !! JMO
  19. mkwl

    mkwl 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,362

    Trip edge hands down! Why someone would want a plow that's not able to push heavy, wet sleep/snow/ice (which is usually what we get in NNJ), without dumping it is beyond me...:dizzy: Fisher Plows all the way!wesport
  20. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 9,883

    I have owned a few plows and I have yet to own a trip edge..

    They both have there places( i guess) But I bet it's more a regional thing.