Long Trip With a Plow

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  1. jrblawncare

    jrblawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 445

    Hey all,just wondering what I should do.I leave tonight for up north to pick up a plow and I'm having it mounted up there....when I head for home should I put it in the back of my truck or leave it on for the trip,its just over 600 miles.THANKS JOHN
     
  2. jaclawn

    jaclawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 490

    If you want to overheat your truck, put the plow on the front, and raise it all the way up.

    Put it in the bed.
     
  3. jrblawncare

    jrblawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 445

    Jaclawn,Why would I want to over heat my truck?Sorry if it was a dump question,I was not sure this is why I asked !!
     
  4. Eric ELM

    Eric ELM Husband, Father, Friend, Angel
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    I would put it in the back in your truck bed for a trip of that distance. The truck will run cooler and it will ride much better too.
     
  5. John Allin

    John Allin LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,489

    Back of the truck...
     
  6. JCurtis

    JCurtis LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 292

    Definitely, the back of the truck!!!!
     
  7. jrblawncare

    jrblawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 445

    Thats where it will go...THANKS
     
  8. UNISCAPE

    UNISCAPE LawnSite Member
    Posts: 38

    600 miles??????????? no plow installer by you?
     
  9. jrblawncare

    jrblawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 445

    Its a long story...Its a free-bee coming off another truck and going on mine...My old home town Rochester NY...Long live Lake Effect!!!
     
  10. plowking35

    plowking35 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from S.E. CT
    Posts: 1,687

    I mentioned this in another thread, but I will repost here. Discussion of lake effect snow is strickly prohibited. It will cause much jealousy and depression among the members who have to rely actual snow storms, instead of"artificial" snow.
    Dino
     

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