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Old 10-20-12, 09:01 PM   #1
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Buy this twin turbo v12 snowblower mated to a Unimog truck

It's a Mercedes Unimog.. made into the most beastly snowblower you've probably ever seen.
Sorry can't post pics, I don't know how to from ebay now that they don't let you save the pic or copy the location. Here's the ebay link. You have 9 days to decide...

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Merce...item4d060d0901
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Old 10-20-12, 10:11 PM   #2
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anyone else get tempted to bid the price up just to see where the reserve is? Maybe I have a problem...
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Old 10-20-12, 10:21 PM   #3
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I'd bet it's not far off from the BIN.. Without all the extras this thing has these will usually go anywhere from the mid twenties for a crappy one to 40k+ from what I've seen.
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Old 10-21-12, 08:55 AM   #4
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I thought I could get around ebay and get a pic off of that, but this ones better. http://au.search.yahoo.com/r/_ylt=A0...amper-concept/
I see people custom build similar things to drive the outback here.

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Old 10-21-12, 10:59 AM   #5
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I live in Florida and this is all I need:

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I'd worry about the engine for the blower.
"This snow machine has twin Mercedes diesel engines with the blower motor being a twin turdo 12 cylinder"
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I thought I could get around ebay and get a pic off of that,
There are ways....

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I live in Florida and this is all I need:

You may never know the beauty and serenity you're missing. This is from my favorite ski trail in Michigan's upper pennisula...Valley Spur. They name their trails quite appropriately.
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I was fondling some used XC skis the other day. I really should pull the trigger on some this year.
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I thought I could get around ebay and get a pic off of that, but this ones better. http://au.search.yahoo.com/r/_ylt=A0...amper-concept/
I see people custom build similar things to drive the outback here.

That is awesome. Did you see the price though?! 250k Euros!

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I'd worry about the engine for the blower.
"This snow machine has twin Mercedes diesel engines with the blower motor being a twin turdo 12 cylinder"

Do you think the "turdo" part was a freudian slip foreshadowing failure?
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Old 10-21-12, 04:21 PM   #11
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You had me at 'Unimog'.
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No need to buy these, I'll gladly pay taxes and let the great government of Oregon do the job. Need more tax for these things...I'll gladly pay more.

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