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SS sander hopper deflectors

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by ADMSWELDING, Feb 11, 2006.


    ADMSWELDING Senior Member
    Messages: 397

    This is a photo of hopper deflectors and side rails raised 6" on a ss sander for a customer of mine.


  2. NJ Plowman

    NJ Plowman Senior Member
    Messages: 799

    Nice job :drinkup:
  3. Groundwork

    Groundwork Member
    from Vermont
    Messages: 56

    Looks good. I was thinking of a set up like that since I have a 6' spreader and I get a lot of overspill while getting loaded up with a bucket loader. I've seen a couple of setups like that on some of the local town trucks. Are the sides welded directly to the hopper or is it removable at all?
  4. lawncare18

    lawncare18 Senior Member
    Messages: 197

    Real nice weldin work there!!! You keeping busy? ready for the storm im sure..? Is that a 450 or 550 in the pic? Hope you keep real busy with the storm tonight and tomm.
  5. JET enterprises

    JET enterprises Senior Member
    Messages: 201

    hey admswelding i saw you out on 128 yesterday near the woburn toyota around 1215 i think with your two trucks and a silver ford, i was gunna take a picture but didnt realized who it was till i passed you

    ADMSWELDING Senior Member
    Messages: 397

    yes jet

    yeah, that was me we plow out of the state pit [apache pass RT28]:salute:

    ADMSWELDING Senior Member
    Messages: 397

    those ss exstensions are welded down permenant to hopper
  8. BlueLine Ent

    BlueLine Ent Senior Member
    Messages: 570

    lawncare18, thats a 550....i know as this truck is also a customer of mine :nod:
  9. 4x4Farmer

    4x4Farmer Senior Member
    Messages: 938

    All I have to say is "Fill it up agian!!!" (with sand that is, not beer)
  10. vis

    vis Senior Member
    from 4
    Messages: 324

    must be a pain in the butt to get that thing off now.... lol

    we use a skid and chain to lift sanders off, with those extensions might make it hard + might do damage to them. unless they do it with some other method.
  11. BlueLine Ent

    BlueLine Ent Senior Member
    Messages: 570

    nope, still able to use strap and the CAT226 skid.

    ADMSWELDING Senior Member
    Messages: 397

    As far as i know he has had no problem with installing and removing that sander so far.Where all the snow guys?:(