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Spreader stand or cradle

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by tim975, Jan 13, 2007.

  1. tim975

    tim975 Senior Member
    Messages: 103

    Hello guys, I now have a Western Pro Flow 1000 Spreader, and I was wondering if anyone has made some kind of stand or cradle to set it on. Any pics or drawings? I have the trailer hitch mount. Any info is greatly appreciated.
  2. jeffw

    jeffw Senior Member
    Messages: 107

    thats the little one not a v bix correct?

    we have one fisher speedcast that is on a trctor same hitch mount. we just set it on a milk crate...

    the v box has an a frame though
  3. Bob Church

    Bob Church Member
    Messages: 86

    Spreader Caddy

    Karrier has developed a spreader caddy to help guys that work alone handle their spreader. Call me to discuss. 800-709-4434

    Bob Church
    Karrier Company
  4. dmontgomery

    dmontgomery PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,238

    I have a Snowex 575 that I built a rolling stand for. I use a furniture dolly and some treated lumber. The stand allows me to slide the hitch mount right into the 2" receiver. Then I can wiggle the stand from under........works great and was cheap......
  5. EJK2352

    EJK2352 Senior Member
    Messages: 192

    Do you have any pictures of your spreader caddy that you could post??? I work solo and could use something to assist with removal of my Magnum 575 spreader. That Magnum is a little too heavy to handle by yourself. Thanks, Ed

  6. Bob Church

    Bob Church Member
    Messages: 86

    Spreader Caddy

    Sorry Ed, I don't have pictures to post just yet. I need to get some testing done before I'm ready to sell it. I have to make sure it won't tip over easily. Can you imagine the liability?