Snowblower works great on steep, long driveway (videos)

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See THIS VIDEO for a demo of great performance on my 100 yard, 6% grade driveway.  In this demo the snow was on the lighter side (70 kg/cubic meter) and the entire driveway was cleared on one charge.  It also shows that kicking up a big rock doesn't do much damage (except to the plastic scraper bar).  

See THIS VIDEO for a demo on the same hill in denser snow (142 kg/cubic meter).

In both the light and dense snow situations, the total weight of snow removed was about the same – 7500 pounds. With the dense snow, one charge cleared about half of the driveway, while in the light snow, one charge cleared all of it plus the sidewalk.
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William E Hanson

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Thanks for your highly technical in depth review. I live in NC where we get varying amounts of snow and actually hesitated buying a snowblower, but the previous years, we got heavier than normal where shoveling became a big chore, then this years forecasted Snowpocalypse finally encouraged me to buy. Very thankful I did and the 10-15" wasn't much of a match for EGO.
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Great videos, John! That’s certainly more helpful to prospective buyers than something I could type here!
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Great video. Not sure I would want a long driveway like that to shovel...but I bet you have some great views from your house.
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yes, the view makes up for the long driveway!