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Whoops! 14,022 pounds loaded...

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by TroyG, Feb 3, 2009.

  1. TroyG

    TroyG Junior Member
    from Lorton
    Messages: 19

    I used to drive Fords till I got a job... :)

  2. Dubliner

    Dubliner Senior Member
    Messages: 130

    Used to have an 88 Ford one ton dump W/sander. came out of the pits 17300 loaded and no noticable squat.
  3. lawnmasters2006

    lawnmasters2006 Senior Member
    Messages: 215

    if you had a real job you could of bought a CHEVY....:gunsfiring:
  4. TPC Services

    TPC Services Senior Member
    Messages: 875

    you would have been heavy then that if you would have had a cummins in it, plus you could have carried more CUMMINS RULE baby
  5. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,229

    Im usually at 12,450lbs with my 2500HD and its all leveled out and no squat.
  6. TroyG

    TroyG Junior Member
    from Lorton
    Messages: 19

    nice!!! this was the first time plow/sanding and the brakes were awesome, handled perfectly, barely any squat all sans diesel. Hemi power only! buuuuuut, 7 miles per gallon.
  7. Mike S

    Mike S PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,588

    19K or more on my one ton when it hualing salt or what ever.
  8. Gix1k4

    Gix1k4 Senior Member
    Messages: 172

    So, what you're telling us is.....Now you can afford the constant repair bills on that Dodge.:jester:

    Oh, and welcome to the forum...
    Last edited: Feb 3, 2009
  9. Snowplow71

    Snowplow71 Senior Member
    Messages: 284

    I don't think ANYONE can afford those!! My dodge is leaving tomarow for an 09 chevy 2500HD ussmileyflag Cummins is great but the truck can't last:realmad:
  10. riverwalkland

    riverwalkland Senior Member
    Messages: 401

    whoever says they don't last hasn't seen mine, and what I put it throught and it runs like a charm, even without the cummins in it

    don't listen to them.. you got a nice truck
  11. pwrstroke6john

    pwrstroke6john Senior Member
    Messages: 183

    youre right its a nice truck, but it no Ford.
  12. Longae29

    Longae29 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,953

    Now you have enough money to build a bigger garage to park your dodge?

    p.s. I really dont care about brands that much. they're all fine until you drive like a moron.
  13. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,256

    Nice, gotta love bragging about breaking the law.

    Thought that was against the rules. :rolleyes:
  14. ford6.9

    ford6.9 Senior Member
    Messages: 452

  15. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    I guess we'll assume he just happened to have a weigh scale in that parking lot also.
  16. KL&M Snow Div.

    KL&M Snow Div. PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,616

    Whoops! Don't look like the truck is having a problem.
  17. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    Mind if I ask what the GVWR and the GAWR are for that truck
  18. augerandblade

    augerandblade PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,054

    Plowing with all that weight from the sander is hard on the frame. We recently had a couple of township trucks that ended up with a cracked front frame cuz they would leave the yard with a full load of sand on
  19. ford6.9

    ford6.9 Senior Member
    Messages: 452

    Ya just never know :dizzy:
  20. riverwalkland

    riverwalkland Senior Member
    Messages: 401

    every plow truck I have ever seen leave a salt/sand yard is full of salt and or sand??