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Homemade deflector for my Meyers spreader

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by JTVLandscaping, Feb 27, 2011.

  1. JTVLandscaping

    JTVLandscaping Senior Member
    Messages: 860

    I've finally had enough of throwing salt into the snowbanks, so I fabricated a homemade solution to that, awesome spread pattern now.



    RBRONKEMA GHTFD 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,592

    Nice lookin. I'd round those corners up so they don't catch on anything. Otherwise it looks nice.
  3. maverjohn

    maverjohn Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    looks good, I plan on getting a spreader soon and will keep that in mind. nice job.
  4. jgoetter1

    jgoetter1 Senior Member
    Messages: 276

    Yeah, I'd file them corners
  5. JTVLandscaping

    JTVLandscaping Senior Member
    Messages: 860

    hmmm, didn't think of that, I'll do that tomorrow. Thanks. I think its odd that all the V-box spreaders come with deflectors but I've never seen a tailgate with it. Now when I turn up the speed on the spinner instead of slinging salt farther it'll just dump it heavier.
  6. Watkins

    Watkins Member
    Messages: 60

    It looks factory, good job on the deflectors.