What Options Are Available for Pickup Truck Snow Plows?


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Versatile snow plows receive top ratings for pickup trucks at RealTruck.com. Plow owners appreciate the SnowSport HD Utility Snow Plow because it is easy to use. The FirstTrax Home Series is useful for clearing residential driveways, whereas the SnowBear Home series works well in parking lots. The Home Depot offers a basic model for trucks from Home Plow by Meyer.

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The plows are suitable for any pickup truck that has a 2-inch front or rear receiver hitch. The SnowSport plow works well in heavy or fluffy snow. It clears snow as deep as 24 inches, according to an owner from Maine. The blade does not dig into pavement, but it does not remove ice easily, notes another reviewer. Pre-drilled holes for a quicker install is a request from one owner.

The FirstTrax plow is suitable for residential driveways. The hydraulic pump is powerful and lifts in a split second, but the plow has an awkward angle. Most reviewers note that the SnowBear plow is easy to assemble; however, some claim that the instructions are not useful. As for use, one owner compliments the easy angle change of the blade.

The Home Depot offers the Home Plow by Meyer for light trucks. It is an auto-angling snow plow with a manual lift. The 2-inch front receiver hitch is sold separately.

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