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New level in Spreader Safety

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by powerjoke, Oct 5, 2008.

  1. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341

    here is a prototype, "safe spreader" it has the optional front facing work light that adjust from flood to spot (handi if you tend to run when you spread)

    you'll also notice the rusted....i mean Rustic frame witch is living proof that the fluidfilm is doing it's job.

    the overhead light is what really makes this a "safe" unit. right now we have amber and clear light's available...but for those Salting emergencies, we also offer a RED or a Blue lens. (with proper proof of emergencie service vehicle card of course)

    light is for sale seprately to upgrade youre existing salter but may void warranty if not installed corectly (hire a profesional installer)

    the Light base,....or "hat" if you will, comes in many colors to meet youre Fleet color's.

    as we speak the engineer's are designing a "Strobe shovel" as per Mark Oomkes order comitment of 35 unit's.


    The, Mexican in the picture must be purchased seperatly.

    PJ
     
    Last edited: Feb 10, 2009
  2. NoFearDeere

    NoFearDeere PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,715

    I must say you have an imagination...and alot of time!:rolleyes:
     
  3. tom_mccauley

    tom_mccauley Senior Member
    Messages: 465

    Throw in 2 (two) Mexicans per unit and I'll take 25 as well!!!!!!!

    (only if you can get the mexicans to start though!)
     
  4. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    Yeah PJ....if the Mexican was included I am sure sales would soar.......lol
     
  5. bugthug

    bugthug Senior Member
    from Pa
    Messages: 268

    PJ you said you had a few mexcavators I thought it was a mexican track hoe.
     
  6. Jay brown

    Jay brown PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,783

    does he know how to nail on shingles???? i'll take 3
     
  7. elite1msmith

    elite1msmith 2000 Club Member
    from chicago
    Messages: 2,762

    i wanta see the strobe shovel prototype befor i consider this project a sucess
     
  8. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341

    lmao

    O.K.,,,,,,,,So far we have,

    25 spreader's w/50 hand's

    3 spreader set-up's for jay.....minus the spreader

    and a possible sale on a shovel.

    lol, i'll let you know when the order's ready
     
  9. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 8,556

    Do the mexispreders (spreader & worker) come with a cold weather kit?
     
  10. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,868

    Wait a minute, I said 3 TO 5, not 35. lol

    I'll need the cold weather kit as well.
     
  11. tom_mccauley

    tom_mccauley Senior Member
    Messages: 465

    Still waiting for my order!:drinkup:
     
  12. terrapro

    terrapro PlowSite Veteran
    from MI
    Messages: 3,876

    is there a v plow model? that would be great, plow walks and salt at the same time.
     
  13. purpleranger519

    purpleranger519 Senior Member
    from Kansas
    Messages: 536

    LMAO......it had to be a rainy day!!!
     
  14. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341



    haha........no it was night. here's the proof lol but yeah we been reallllllly sloooooow :(

    PJ
     
    Last edited: Feb 10, 2009
  15. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341

    tom...i meant to tell you sooner but the credit card number of 1234 5678 9012 3456 that you gave us came back as a Dan in millwackey MN ;) is that where you want the spreader lights sent?
    PJ
     
  16. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341

    yeah but the cold weather kit is on backorder......turns ou that the plat got shut down because of a $.25 pay increase and they only made these

    now i have to redesign the spreader :dizzy:

    PJ
     
    Last edited: Feb 10, 2009
  17. bribrius

    bribrius PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,609

    does it come with a warrantee card/green card, and what is the return policy?
    Is a black matte finish availabe or just the rustic?
     
  18. hickslawns

    hickslawns Senior Member
    Messages: 619

    I will apologize up front as I know I am always a tough sale. Might just be too picky for you to even want to bother chasing this sales lead. But, will you throw in a few anti-snot-sickle options in order to get a sale. Problem I always have with the sidewalk crews are the frozen buggers which seem to melt all over the seat when they get back in the truck. Otherwise, maybe another product to add to your merchandise lineup would be a platform they could ride on from job to job like the old garbage trucks. Throw in the anti-snot-sickle feature for the help and I will try one of each item. Then call me about February and I will pick apart your product for you, complain about any short comings, and probably order some more if I can talk you into a multi-volume discount. lol You guys crack me up.
     
  19. purpleranger519

    purpleranger519 Senior Member
    from Kansas
    Messages: 536

    Wait...Isnt that a different model??? Looks more expensive.
     
  20. tom_mccauley

    tom_mccauley Senior Member
    Messages: 465

    WHAT!!! a new model?:cry: and I don't even have the original one yet!!!!!:rolleyes::rolleyes: