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Wing Angle

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by sjwrangler, Feb 23, 2012.

  1. sjwrangler

    sjwrangler Member
    Messages: 77

    Made my own plow wings, but I think the angle is wrong. At full angle with the plow, should the wing be at least 90* to the vehicle, (so snow can trail off instead of being captured)?

    I'm not looking for a box type, I want the snow to trail off, but not come past the high (leading) edge to slow down progress.
  2. Chillerq

    Chillerq Junior Member
    Messages: 27

    blade straight the wings should be no more then 45*
  3. sjwrangler

    sjwrangler Member
    Messages: 77

    They are 45*, at full angle they are still slightly forward. Haven't any snow to test them!