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Bulk Salt in Western Tailgate Spreader

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by dr_destructo, Nov 9, 2010.

  1. dr_destructo

    dr_destructo Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 48

    Does bulk salt work ok in tailgate spreaders? I have heard both yes and no. Are the peices larger or is there another problem? Just curious. I have the chance to get the bulk and just want to make sure it will work.
     
  2. Snowguy01

    Snowguy01 Senior Member
    from Erie
    Messages: 141

    We have run a western pro flow one and two and we have fisher 1000 which is the same as a western 1000 all we do is put a vibrator on them and make a screen cover to stop any big chunks from jaming the spinner shaft and they work good. we have run this type of set up for 6+ yrs now.
     
  3. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    make sure the material is dry