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2wd Chevy 3500 6.5 Turbo Diesel with 12ft fatbed

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by oOTurfmanoO, Feb 28, 2010.

  1. oOTurfmanoO

    oOTurfmanoO LawnSite Member
    Messages: 245

    Is it possible to plow with this truck?

    Salt spreader on the back?


    Can it be done?
  2. rcslawncare

    rcslawncare LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,684

    Sure, load the back with some salt, shouldn't be too big of a deal, a lot plow with similar set ups.

    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,222

    what kind of plowing you looking to do? parking lots?? driveways? i almost never put my dump truck in 4wd while plowing lots, if your doing drives that are steep it can be a problem. just keep the weight on it.
  4. oOTurfmanoO

    oOTurfmanoO LawnSite Member
    Messages: 245

    This truck would be used for parking lots, actually just 1 parking lot.

    The salt spreader would not be a tailgate spreader, it would be a larger in the bed spreader.

    A pick-up would be used for driveways.

    Any other input guys......
  5. lawn king

    lawn king LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,410

    Run real good rubber, ample weight and plow smart, it will plow fine.

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