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What to buy

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by Arloslawn, Dec 30, 2009.

  1. Arloslawn

    Arloslawn Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 84

    I have a 1990 2500 and want a 7.5 new plow. What would be the cheapest commercial type plow.

    I was considering Snowdogg, Western, really anything.
  2. sweetk30

    sweetk30 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,588

    truck that big trust me 8ft min size you want.

    even my 1ton with 8ft at full angle barly clears my tires in a stright line plow.

    7.5 would not clear as good.

    and names you posted seem to be good plows for the most part.
  3. CAT 245ME

    CAT 245ME PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,066

    If all your after is a straight blade, then I'd choose a 8'6" for a 3/4 ton.

    I'm running a Boss 8'2" V and when the blade is fully angled it doesn't stick out past the body far enough for my liking.
  4. jnich74

    jnich74 Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    Think a 2000 Chevy 2500 w. a 9' western ultra mount pro is teh correct size?
    I bought a 2500 last year and it was set up for a Western ultra mount plow. i bought a 9 footer but its sits really low even with the torsion bars maxed out. Any suggestions? Comments? Correct size for this truck? Thanks in advance
  5. peteo1

    peteo1 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,660

    You could try new/stiffer shocks and if you have the dough new bars as well. If not try what everyone else here seems to be in love with...timbrens.