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    Default Truck Mounted Snow Blowers

    Truck Mounted Snow Blowers.

    What is there to choose from?
    For some reason I want to look into this?
    Any info on what to look out for?
    what someone can expect them to do?

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    Default Re: Truck Mounted Snow Blowers

    What type of truck are we talking?
    If you cant run with the big dogs, then stay on the porch!!!

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    I'd tell you to do a search, but this isn't piss site... They're all worthless. The only truck mounted blower I've seen that's worth a dang is Jerre's.

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    Sno I'm afraid that you're going to be disappointed when you see what's available. I considered buying one for doing cell sites because that would be ideal but all I could find were 30hp units that didn't look like they'd hold up to any sort of commercial use.

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    Unimog or a jcb fastrac are much better options but not even close to cheap. Everything made for a normal pickup is a POS.
    -Steve

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    Default Re: Truck Mounted Snow Blowers

    It would be for a pick-up at this time.
    I would like a tractor or a unimog but that is a couple of years off if I go in that direction.

    I the responses are kind of what I expected.
    Thanks,
    I was think about using one for residential.
    I don't have any $$$ squirreled away for a tractor and blower set up, (yet)


    I did like how this one looked.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SnoFarmer View Post
    It would be for a pick-up at this time.
    I would like a tractor or a unimog but that is a couple of years off if I go in that direction.

    If your plan holds, you'll be needing a blower.

    I the responses are kind of what I expected.
    Thanks,
    I was think about using one for residential.
    I don't have any $$$ squirreled away for a tractor and blower set up, (yet)


    I did like how this one looked.

    Interesting, any info on what kind of drive it is?


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    I'm not sure my response to the tex in red would be welcomed.
    I have no idea who makes that one?

    Plans, My wife has moved them up,
    She wants the business to be up and running by 2013 in Montana.
    2012 is going to be a busy year if this is going to happen so quickly.
    That blower sure would spread out all that poop.

    Quote Originally Posted by Mark Oomkes View Post
    If your plan holds, you'll be needing a blower.
    Interesting, any info on what kind of drive it is?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SnoFarmer View Post
    I'm not sure my response to the tex in red would be welcomed.
    I have no idea who makes that one?

    Plans, My wife has moved them up,
    She wants the business to be up and running by 2013 in Montana.
    2012 is going to be a busy year if this is going to happen so quickly.
    That blower sure would spread out all that poop.


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    Default Re: Truck Mounted Snow Blowers

    The blower in that vid is a Lorenz 734 I think. The model number might of changed to 738 on the newwer ones.

    I have a Lorenz 734, from 1995, and it looks just like that, and i can attest they hold up really well, mine looks great for 15 years old.

    He definately has a hydro drive system on it, it would be nice to know how much flow and actual hydraulic HP he has going to it. That blower is rated for 100hp, so it will need a lot of power to run it nicely.
    -Steve

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    Default Re: Truck Mounted Snow Blowers

    Quote Originally Posted by Mark Oomkes View Post
    Interesting, any info on what kind of drive it is?
    Quote Originally Posted by image View Post
    The blower in that vid is a Lorenz 734 I think. The model number might of changed to 738 on the newwer ones.

    I have a Lorenz 734, from 1995, and it looks just like that, and i can attest they hold up really well, mine looks great for 15 years old.

    He definately has a hydro drive system on it, it would be nice to know how much flow and actual hydraulic HP he has going to it. That blower is rated for 100hp, so it will need a lot of power to run it nicely.
    From reading the comments, it's hydraulically driven off the engine, like the old school fisher plow setups with the clutch pump. Doesn't sound like it moves much snow at all as he says he's looking for an aux motor, and he has to rev the truck way up to move and snow and ride the clutch so the truck moves slowly enough.
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    Default Re: Truck Mounted Snow Blowers

    http://lorenzmfg.com/snow.htm
    They give flow rates and they have pumps.

    It looks like the make a few different models.

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