Snow Products

Features - 2013 Snow and Ice Report

September 6, 2013
Lawn & Landscape

1. BOSS DXT Plows
The pitch: Featuring a dual-trip design, THE BOSS Snowplow introduces new 8’2” and 9’2” poly, steel and stainless steel DXT Plows providing plow and vehicle impact protection in a multi-position plow.

  • The dual-trip design of the DXT delivers enhanced plow protection when striking hidden obstacles.
  • The base angle trips independently, reducing impacts when lower obstacles, such as manhole covers, are hit.
  • THE BOSS full moldboard trip protects against taller obstructions (6 inches or more), such as frozen snow banks when in vee, scoop and angled positions.

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2. Ariens Path-Pro Single-Stage Snowthrower
The pitch: Ariens Co. introduces the new Path-Pro single-stage snowthrower, which is lightweight, compact and maneuverable with an entry price of $399.

  • The new model is small in size but designed to be durable enough for heavyweight use by professionals.
  • It features a 21-in. clearing width and Ariens AX engines in 136cc or 208cc displacement options.
  • The Path-Pro delivers a throwing distance of up to 35 feet.

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3. FFC V-Blade

The pitch:
The FFC V-Blade manufactured by Paladin Attachments attaches to skid-steers and compact wheel loaders up to operating weights of 13,200 lbs.

  • They come in blade widths ranging from 60 to 120 inches.
  • The FFC V-Blade offers a reversible cutting edge.
  • Fully adjustable skid shoes allow the user to match operations to varying job conditions, while top and side pinch guards increase safety and keep the pivot area free of debris.

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The pitch: While retaining the best of the XtremeV V-plow, the FISHER XV2 adds performance and durability features that enhance V-plow productivity and reliability.

  • Blades now rise from a 31” center height up to 39” at the outer edge on the 9’6” models.
  • Stainless steel blades are available in 7’6”, 8’6” and 9’6” widths while the two widest blades are also available in 14-gauge steel.
  • The enhanced center hinge now features three connection points for added strength plus a larger 1-1/4” diameter heat-treated center pin for more durability.

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5. WESTERN 3 V-plow

The pitch:
The WESTERN MVP 3 V-plow provides a whole new slant on V-plow performance and durability.

  • Blades are available in 7½’, 8½’ and 9½’ widths in either powder-coated steel or poly material. 
  • Standard UltraLock double-acting cylinders hold the wings firmly in place for clean back-dragging while allowing you to lock both wings together to maneuver your plow as a straight blade.
  • The MVP 3 also incorporates the enhanced UltraMount 2 mounting system with its new one-piece frame design.

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