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sand pro 1875

Discussion in 'SnowEx Products' started by uniquechev, Jan 21, 2012.

  1. uniquechev

    uniquechev Member
    Messages: 66

    i picked up the unit used this year but I'm finding that i can only use bulk salt in the unit not the sand... The vibrator is running at 12volts like i should be but its not really shaking the unit unless its empty. Anyone else run into this problem and if so what was your solution to this matter ? thanks guys
     
  2. stonewellmark

    stonewellmark Member
    Messages: 41

    You need the inverted-v to shake the whole tub. Also they state that it will spread 50/50 mix sand /salt, that is by weight NOT volume. 1000lbs sand/1000lbs salt, NOT 1/2 yard salt and 1/2 yard sand. Sand weighs a LOT more than salt
     
  3. Mr.Markus

    Mr.Markus PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,169

    I removed the V baffle and cut the auger baffle in half and rejoined it with a stainless door hinge. Fully open for pickled sand.Normal for salt, you just reach in and open it when you switch to sand. Best I could come up with.