The 1500 / 1/2 ton truck is not heavy enough and the snow plow will destroy the front end parts and probley even get the transmission sooner are later. You NEED a 3/4 ton / 2500 or heaver for a plow. It would be a hole lot less were on the intire truck.
the main parts to a plow is where the animal is attached and where it is digging the furrow.
Yes, once you install a plow, you'll be good to go.
No, according to the manual
yes 6.5 to 7 foot plow usually
It will have to be of a 88-95 Chevy i believe.
snowbear plows will ship you a custom bracket if you buy their plow, bolt on no welding required.
Yes. Recommend that the truck be a 4X4.
Yes, as long as it has 4 wheel drive that works.