1. 1stclasslawns

    1stclasslawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 565

    Ok Ive never plowed but I am serious about getting one, my question is which one. As a long time poster from the lawn mowing side I know the vast knowledge that is contained here on thie board.
    I have found only two brands that are close enough to consider the others are over 3 hours away.
    The brands are Heiniker and meyers.
    Being that I dont know diddly about plows may I have some comments please.
    Like I said these are the only ones that are carried with in an hour and half drive.
    Thanks Jim
  2. plowking35

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

    Well given the fact that those are probably the two brands that no I would not normally recommend, given these are you only options, I would suggest the meyer plow. In your limited amount of services needed, it should last a long time, and parts will be easier to come by.
  3. NEAL

    NEAL LawnSite Member
    from WI
    Messages: 61

    Go with the meyer.

  4. JCurtis

    JCurtis LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 292

    My choice out of those two would be the Meyer.
  5. John DiMartino

    John DiMartino LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,555

    Meyer,but keep a spare motor,and trip spring ahndy,especially the trip spring.
  6. Psyclopse

    Psyclopse LawnSite Member
    from In
    Messages: 118

    Another vote for Meyer- they will most likely be the easiest of the two to find parts for when you need them.

    Also another vote for spare trip springs.
  7. john r

    john r LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    Somtimes a little extra ride is worth it in the longrun. Don't sacrifice quality for time.
  8. Jason_S

    Jason_S LawnSite Member
    Messages: 94

    We plow with a Hiniker, it works just fine. The new C Plow looks neat. Would help /w backdragging. Check it out at their website.
  9. Greenkeepers

    Greenkeepers LawnSite Senior Member
    from NE Ohio
    Messages: 695

    Of the two I would recommend the Meyer.
  10. John Allin

    John Allin LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,488

    Grudgingly.... I too would choose the Meyer, if those are your only two options.....

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