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Flow gates?

Discussion in 'Sno-Way Discussion' started by Hawkfan12, Dec 30, 2007.

  1. Hawkfan12

    Hawkfan12 Junior Member
    from ia
    Messages: 7

    I have the 9 cu ft spreader and run bagged salt. Just wondering if anyone has taken the flow gates off to get more flow?

  2. Hawkfan12

    Hawkfan12 Junior Member
    from ia
    Messages: 7

    I finally took the flow gates off and added a vibrator. It still doesn't flow as well as the buyers/western/lesco I have seen.... I checked the belt tension and greased the bearings. Any other ideas you guys can think? Thanks
  3. basher

    basher PlowSite Fanatic
    from 19707
    Messages: 8,990

    Have you taken it to the dealer? Not a complaint I hear regularly. Sometimes wet bulk wants to hang up, but dry bagged material tends to slide right though.