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Snow blower mount

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Nickymaggs, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. Nickymaggs

    Nickymaggs Junior Member
    from PA
    Messages: 12

    Hello wonderfull people of plowsite .com,

    Wondering if anyone has made a snow blower mount that attaches to their salt spreader? Heres the deal, I have a chevy 2500 truck with a buyers salt dogg 1500 spreader in the bed. I have a 21" single stage snow blower Toro Squall 2100. There is no room for the snow blower in the bed. I want to make a mount that attaches to the salt spreader on the back side near the spinner so i can just lift it on and of. Right now I attach it the the top of the salt sprader on the screen with rachet straps. It is to hard to take off and put on and i am afraid i will damage something. I have a few thoughts in my head on what i would like to do, just wondering if anyone has any ideas or pictures of things they use. Thanks in advance.
  2. NW Snow Removal

    NW Snow Removal Senior Member
    Messages: 532

    we build ours using 2 4x4s under the back of spreader to the left and right of the motor above the spinner, We cut them to about 2 3/4" to squeeze perfectly under the spreader into the holes to each side of the motors above the spinner. then we fashioned 3/4" plywood on top of those to create a shelf, if you will, off the back around the motors and above the spinner. it easily holds a couple hundred pounds. Put some 2x6 around the plywood to attach safety stickers and our license plate. we secured it into the 2 holes by drilling some small pieces of 2X4 further under the spreader up toward the cab so it doesn't slide at all.
  3. Nickymaggs

    Nickymaggs Junior Member
    from PA
    Messages: 12

    Thats a little different than what I was planning but I think it will work better than what I had in mind. Thanks for the reply gonna give it a shot.
  4. PerfectProperty

    PerfectProperty Member
    Messages: 33

    My 21" toro pwer clear fits perfectly on the back cover of my blizzard ice chasher. I just fold the handles down and strap it all with rachet straps