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WoW Bought my New Cutting edge

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Antlerart06, Dec 27, 2013.

  1. Antlerart06

    Antlerart06 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,437

    Yesterday went to western dealer to pick up a Edge for my 11' Coats plow that's on my tractor. I look it up was 6 years ago was when I bought the one that is on it now. I paid $298.00 6 yrs ago

    My Coats plow takes 3/4'' x 8'' x 11' out the door $387.00 that is cheap I ask what it cost for a 9.6 V plow and he said $450 I told him that's just wrong.
    There was another guy in there buying a 9.6 V plow edge and he was telling me he wish he could find one cheaper. He said he was only getting one season out them.
    I told him a tip is to double up on the ends will slow down the wear.
  2. Glenn Lawn Care

    Glenn Lawn Care Senior Member
    Messages: 552

    That's expensive!
  3. SnowGuy73

    SnowGuy73 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,870

    I think that's about what I pay on my blizzards.
  4. Mark13

    Mark13 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,794

    Edges on my Boss 9.2 V are $200 per side. Sucks the V plows and expandable type plows use such costly edges.
  5. B-2 Lawncare

    B-2 Lawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 224

    Wow six years, If I get a year out of the cutting edge on my tractor I am happy.
  6. SnowGuy73

    SnowGuy73 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,870

    Same, your doing good!
  7. Antlerart06

    Antlerart06 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,437

    Well I have side broads on mine makes it a box plow So the sides helps slow wear down
    One year it never left the shop Didn't have any snow to plow

    I don't windrow with the 11' Coats I have a 10'' hydro swing Rhino Rear blade to windrow
    Last edited: Dec 28, 2013
  8. bub3020

    bub3020 Member
    from ma.
    Messages: 48

    Wow! I guess i wont complain about paying $292 for my 11' edge!
  9. Antlerart06

    Antlerart06 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,437

    Was yours 8'' tall or the standard 6''

    I could bought standard 6'' tall for $100 less
  10. bub3020

    bub3020 Member
    from ma.
    Messages: 48

  11. truckitup

    truckitup Senior Member
    Messages: 259

    I wish I even got a year out of mine. Western MVP 3 $425 cutting edge $200 for the rubber on the wings. New this year, just ordered new one's
  12. wahlturfcare

    wahlturfcare Senior Member
    Messages: 323

    I order all my edges from angelos supply. My uni v was 125.00 for both sides and the rubber and brackets about a month ago.
  13. thesnowman269

    thesnowman269 Senior Member
    Messages: 965

    I got my plow when I was 15 with a somewhat new cutting edge.. I replaced it for the first time this year,I am almost 22. Cutting edge cost me $130 dollars but I'm still using a 7.5ft Meyers
  14. Antlerart06

    Antlerart06 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,437

    My first OEM didn't last one year either
    That's reason I make my Western V plow edges Pro + plows My last one lasted 2 winters
    Make my Boss V plow edges. Even made one for my new plow on my Skid

    Even make the wing replacement this year I use a free Grader tire for the replacement for the wings. So far its holding well

    I can make them for half the price as a OEM edges

    I use 5/8'' x 8'' stock and double it up on the ends