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Plowed some snow today

Postby Dan Robertson » Sat Dec 29, 2012 8:53 pm

I use the center blade most of the time. The front blade to pile the snow up high. When making multiple passes with the blades at angle I set the front blade 3 to 5" off the ground, and the center blade (which is a 6' blade) down fully, or (up an inch or so when on gravel). This helps with moving the snow to the side.
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Here are a couple video clips my wife took today of me clearing the snow

http://youtu.be/A1UhrZhg7iI

http://youtu.be/fgvSbhuVIbo
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Yogie » Sat Dec 29, 2012 9:00 pm

Looking good, all I got was more mud. :cry:
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Barnyard » Sat Dec 29, 2012 9:02 pm

Looking good Dan. You gotter done pretty quick. Do me a favor though and keep all that snow out yoyr way. I'm not ready for it just yet. :D
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby lazyuniondriver » Sat Dec 29, 2012 10:04 pm

Very impressive set up.
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Rudi » Sun Dec 30, 2012 11:06 am

Dan:

I have always been impressed with what you have done with your Cub :D Looks like you had some fun judging by the smile on your face. Keep enjoying the snow.

We just got hit with a Nor'easter. Well over 16" down already and still not done. Will be late tonight before we even get plowed out. Yahhhh - seat time :D
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Bob McCarty » Sun Dec 30, 2012 1:23 pm

Dan, Tell your wife she did a good job with the videos. Personally, I don't think I could keep track of all those hydraulic levers. :D

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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Bill Hudson » Sun Dec 30, 2012 1:30 pm

That is a serious snow pushing machine.
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby EarlyCub49 » Sun Dec 30, 2012 8:37 pm

Real neat setup, I like it :thumbsup:

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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Mr Ziffel » Sun Dec 30, 2012 9:32 pm

Great Video, I had fun watching. Your controls look like a B-17 cockpit .
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Hengy » Sun Dec 30, 2012 10:40 pm

I really like all the hydraulics, and you obviously know which ones work witch gizmo because you operated it flawlessly. I also like how much extra lift you get with that separate cylininder operating the lift!
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Jack » Mon Dec 31, 2012 2:48 pm

is anyone still making the drink holder and mirror set-up like you have on your tractor?
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Bob McCarty » Mon Dec 31, 2012 3:42 pm

Jack, Those were originally made by Kub Kraft, which is no longer in business. I'm not aware that anyone is making them now.

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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Paul Van Benschoten » Wed Jan 02, 2013 7:34 am

Forum member TST is making them now. He has adds for some of the things he makes in the Premium Advertisers Forum.
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Jack » Wed Jan 02, 2013 7:36 am

Thanks Guys
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Re: Plowed some snow today

Postby Rudi » Wed Jan 02, 2013 12:05 pm

Dan:

I watched part 2 again, and I am really intrigued by the mid-mount blade. Where did you source that 60" blade and can you post detailed pics of the assembly and mounting for the midmount :?: I really like how you can bust down the snowbank and clean all in one pass - even wet snow like that. Really cool. 8) :!:
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