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XLS or Wideout ?

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by TheSkilz, Mar 28, 2010.

  1. TheSkilz

    TheSkilz Junior Member
    Messages: 17

    I know there are a lot of opinions on the both i don't have a prefference and price between them is mute... Just wondering if one has any advantages over the other...I need to get one for commercial large lots i will be plowing next year ...Thanks
  2. F350plowing

    F350plowing Senior Member
    Messages: 481

    i dont think you could go wrong with ether one
  3. Bruce'sEx

    Bruce'sEx Senior Member
    Messages: 873

    I don't run either one, so this is not first hand just an opinion. But when I look at them the only difference for me is trip edge vs trip blade. I perfer trip edge so would go fisher xls.
    Can the wide-out even trip in scoop?
    Similar if the xls trips in scoop, is that hard on the wing's rubber edges?
  4. F350plowing

    F350plowing Senior Member
    Messages: 481

    yes it can trip in scoop and i haven't seen any problem with the wings and it tripping
  5. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    The XLS has a trip edge that is a huge advantage IMO.