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when do you replace your cutting edge

Discussion in 'Boss Plows Discussion' started by qualitycut, Nov 16, 2010.

  1. qualitycut

    qualitycut PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,231

    When do you guys usually replace your cutting edge on your plows, I have a little over 4 inches from top to bottom of cutting edge and thinking I may need to replace pretty soon. I have a v plow
    Last edited: Nov 16, 2010
  2. mycirus

    mycirus Senior Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 589

    Usually when the corners get worn and show daylight on a flat surface. Then flip over or replace depending on what kind of edge you run.
  3. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    Don't watch the edges so much as the bottom of the hinge pin. When it gets close to the ground it's time to change the edges, regardless of how much or little is actually left on them.
  4. qualitycut

    qualitycut PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,231

    Yea there is about inch and half left on it when you look from the back, I just want to wait as long as possible as they are about 370 for a set.