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What are a good set of chains for plowing?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by buckshot464, Jan 12, 2011.

  1. buckshot464

    buckshot464 Junior Member
    from Vermont
    Messages: 11

    I have a few very steep driveways, they are pavement and without chains I can't get up the hill after the first pass. I am going to get a pair of chains but after looking there is a lot of different options out there.
    Here is the ones I was looking at, what do you guys think?
    They are the ones down the bottom, Here is the link

    Aquiline Talon™ 6mm Single Truck Tire Chain

  2. mnglocker

    mnglocker Senior Member
    Messages: 923

    I emailed SCC Chains about this. They recommended their Z8 or Super single cables.
  3. sweetk30

    sweetk30 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,588

    better make sure your customer wont mind a chewed up driveway from this. hate to have to pay for a new driveway . :dizzy:
  4. buckshot464

    buckshot464 Junior Member
    from Vermont
    Messages: 11

    Thats what I was wondering? What other option would be a good one? just v bar chains or something even less aggressive?
  5. sweetk30

    sweetk30 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,588

    if you can find a set green diamond tires. thosands of peices of carbide in the rubber. but lots of places are on back order at this point in the season.

    v-bar chains will tear up that driveway finish so fast.

    what you got for tires now ? thats the big question .

    and any balest weight in the back ???

    and air pressure. ?