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Boss Spreader??

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by kolkie05, Jan 6, 2010.

  1. kolkie05

    kolkie05 Senior Member
    from Chicago
    Messages: 114


    Just picked up a new boss spreader and I seem to get more salt falling when it's not in use than the other is this normal?:confused:
  2. kipcom

    kipcom Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 455

    Works that way on almost all of the "open auger" type. Dont load the hopper until your ready to spread it.
  3. Rc2505

    Rc2505 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,245

    I have a boss spreader as well. I never put salt in it till I am ready to use it. I have found that I lose as much as I spread otherwise.
  4. WIPensFan

    WIPensFan PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,468

    My Boss your able to close off until your ready to salt. 2 wing nuts to tighten or loosen then slide open or shut.