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Is This Worth $600

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by cobraman, Nov 26, 2007.

  1. cobraman

    cobraman Member
    Messages: 68

    Thinking about buying a Western 1000 spreader with wiring and controller that is supposed to be 3 years old and in good shape. Guy also has about 3/4 pallet of salt.


    KINNCO Senior Member
    Messages: 256

    whats the number my buddy need one!
  3. yamaguy

    yamaguy Senior Member
    Messages: 556

    Sounds like a good deal. Let me go and check it out for you, Give me the guys number.
  4. Brian Young

    Brian Young PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,382

    It looks like a decent deal, you have to watch the lower bearing on the spinner, if they didnt grease it often enough it will be junk. Nice thing is, its fairly simple to replace and the cost is only around $44.57 or to be exact,lol. I bought the Fisher model (same thing) at a garage sale for..........a whoppin' $300.00 and put a new lower bearing and new paint totaling 90 bucks.
  5. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    U just bought one identical to it (hope it wasn't that one) and paid $600, Mine works perfect and came complete with wiring and controller. No salt tho. You can download the owners manual from the Western site.
  6. Boast Enterpris

    Boast Enterpris Senior Member
    Messages: 745

    Great Deal! New in stl cost you $1,550.00 with tax. I just bought a buyers because of this, paid $1,027.00 with tax.
  7. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,229

    yes....Can i have the number??:D:D:p