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Magic Salt

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by Seaplane Pilot, Feb 17, 2008.

  1. Seaplane Pilot

    Seaplane Pilot Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    Anyone use this product called Magic Salt? http://www.magicsalt.info/

    I tried it for the first time last Friday and could not believe the results. It's regular salt treated with some kind of byproduct from a vodka plant in Europe. It's expensive, but really works great.
     
  2. mike33087

    mike33087 Senior Member
    Messages: 555

    definitly works good. i used magic salt last year. this year i am using blizzard wizzard which is the same thing. another product that works awsome is environmelt, i used that up until my supplier ran out, works great in tail gate spreaders also because it wont clump up
     
  3. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    I've not only used it for six years, but I make my own. I believe I brought the first Magic Salt to the state of Maine from John Parker's BBQ in Poukeepsie, NY in 2002.
     
  4. tuney443

    tuney443 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,847

    I'm in Poughkeepsie,NY.John Parker just sold his interest in Magic to RPS Supply,run by a nice guy named Jason.Anyway---Magic is the cat's ass--will work down to -20*,you only need half the amount of salted sand.Cost is high though--app.$100 yd.--some of my clients ***** if I use it regularly so I have to justify it.Another like product is Geo--made from sugar beets.Never heard of the vodka story--I remember reading Magic came from some farmer's by-product in upstate NY.
     
  5. Vodka/Rum and was discovered in Hungry. Yeah, john sold his bulk pile and spraying part of the biz.. I had a guy today who used it the other day during the ice storm and described it as "hot". lol

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