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Ariens RapidTrak vs. Troy Bilt Storm 2860 Vid

Here is another vid I thought some of you would enjoy. The video is from Paul of Movingsnow.com. Obviously we are comparing apples to oranges here but still an interesting vid. In fairness to Troy-Bilt/MTD The Ariens costs nearly 4X more. I will leave you alone after this one regarding Paul's RapidTrak vids. All the best.


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Give the Troy-Bilt an impeller mod, if it does not already have it done. It should keep up with the Ariens then.

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agreed, u gotta compare apples to apples, but not bad for a troy at its price point.

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