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#1 Dave Central NY OFFLINE  

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Posted December 06, 2013 - 07:09 PM

A few years ago, I made a snowplow for my 1978 1614 PK adapted from a Jeep snowplow. At the time I tried to make it just like a factory built PK snowplow so I cut the plow down to 4' 6" . Mistake, I should have left it the full 5' 6".  It sits out in the back yard now.  I thought I had a picture of it because I was going to put it on Craigs list but I will have to take another I guess.

I have a 5' plow made from a snowplow for a 4 wheeler mounted on a 1958 Economy tractor 1 transmission and a Briggs and Stratton engine. Rear tires are loaded with cast iron weights and chains.

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Here's one more I made a few years ago but I never had enough drive way to keep it around. sold it a couple years ago .Cleared the driveway in a couple of passes, where's the fun in that.

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Posted December 06, 2013 - 07:18 PM

Nice repurposes. Those PK's look like they are great machines and ready to work.

I bet the Fergy did a nice job for you. Their size doesn't reflect how much work they can do.

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Posted December 06, 2013 - 07:25 PM

Those both look like good plows! Being that your plow is 5 feet wide, I would say it is much better then the original.