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Western Spreader control ???

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by Dieselman19, Feb 11, 2005.

  1. Dieselman19

    Dieselman19 Senior Member
    Messages: 141

    I just got my western spreader and i used it for the first time last night and i used my salt sooooo fast can someone tell me what control setting they use it on that will put down a good amount of salt that will spread nice behind the truck?
  2. Turfmower

    Turfmower Senior Member
    Messages: 376

    Try closing the gate some.
  3. lawnboy30

    lawnboy30 Member
    Messages: 53


    I have made that mistake. Try closing the gate. Leave it up only 1 inch for rock salt, less for sand. If lever won't stay, try using a bungee cord to hold it in place.