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Download: Calibrate a broadcast spreader

July 7, 2015By

Featured is a PDF version of the July 2015 Step by Step on how to “Calibrate a broadcast spreader” for use in company training efforts. Click here to download. read more

Fisher Steel-Caster Stainless Steel Hopper Spreader

June 5, 2015By

Designed to reduce waste and maximize material control, the new FISHER® STEEL-CASTER™ stainless steel hopper spreader is powered by a dual instant-start, 12-volt electric motor, and is available in six sizes from 7 ft., 1.5 cu. yd. to 10 ft., 6 cu. yd. for pickup, dump body and flatbed trucks. Each spreader is built with low-maintenance, rust-resistant stainless steel for... read more

Polaris rolls out 2 Brutus UTVs, spreader attachment

February 17, 2015By

Polaris Industries released two new utility vehicles, along with a cargo box utility spreader attachment. The utility vehicles, the Brutus HD PTO and HD PTO Deluxe, are equipped with Tier 4, 24 hp Kohler diesel engines and include three cyclinder overhead cam designs. The vehicles’ indirect injection also delivers smooth power, reduced combustion, and minimal noise and vibration, says the... read more

Fisher Poly-Caster Hopper Spreader

January 28, 2015By

The FISHER® POLY-CASTER™ hopper spreader is built to match material delivery and spread pattern to surface conditions with the ease of turning a dial. Available in three sizes — 1.5-, 1.8- and 2.5-cu. yd. — the corrosion-free poly hopper comes standard with an overlapping cover to protect material from the elements and to protect the operator’s vehicle from spills during... read more

Ecolawn rolls out compost spreader

January 13, 2015By

Ecolawn introduced its ECO 150 Compost Spreader, a self-propelled, forward broadcast spreader. The spreader is 34 in. wide and weights 390 lbs. It features a wider conveyor belt, a Vanguard 6.5 Briggs & Stratton engine and re-designed controls. It also includes a polyurethane hopper designed to eliminated bridging, according to the company. read more

SnowEx V-Maxx 8500

January 1, 2015By

The V-Maxx 8500 poly spreader from SnowEx is designed for use with pickups (8-ft. beds or larger), flat-bed trucks and dump-bed trucks. It features a patented multi-angle hopper, combined with an auger feed system and inverted-“V” salt/sand baffle with attached vibrator that provides continuous material flow of bulk materials. The V-Maxx 8500 is completely electric powered with a digital controller... read more