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Where to get salt boxes?

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by cretebaby, Aug 26, 2009.

  1. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    Does anyone know of a good place to get salt boxes like these or another brand?

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  2. got-h2o

    got-h2o 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,439

    Not sure, but try McMaster Carr. They have all kinds of odds and ends like that, storage containers, etc...
     
  3. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    Thanks for the idea but no luck.
     
  4. Knockah22

    Knockah22 Senior Member
    Messages: 240

    Snow ex makes salt boxes. They make three different sizes. I cant seem to find many pictures of them, but heres one.
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    Here are all the models
    # SB-550 (Salt Box)
    # SB-1100 (Salt Box)
    # SB-1800 (Salt Box)
     
  5. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    Thanks ...............
     
  6. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,855


    Might to be too professional for someone like you.

    PS They're nice, but spendy.
     
  7. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    Thanks MarkO :rolleyes:
     
  8. bike5200

    bike5200 Senior Member
    from Ky
    Messages: 437

  9. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

  10. rnblase

    rnblase Senior Member
    Messages: 123

    "Big Yellow Box

    Meyers has the "Big Yellow Box" about $229
     
  11. creativedesigns

    creativedesigns PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,929

    Too much $ :eek:


    Crete, just go to ur nearest dealer that sells STIHL or any outdoor equipment ect. They usually retail for approx $140 - ish.
     
  12. mullis56

    mullis56 Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 824

    What will sell that cheap at a Sthil dealer?
     
  13. creativedesigns

    creativedesigns PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,929

    Yellow salt bins. ( just sayin my stihl dealer carries them, & if u buy a large quantity, you get a better price per salt bin)
     
  14. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    Do you have a link to your dealers website or a phone numbers?
     
  15. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,045

    I think the shipping from Ottawa would be a little much.
     
  16. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    Never know, he could have them direct shipped from his distributor.
     
  17. creativedesigns

    creativedesigns PlowSite.com Addict
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  18. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
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  19. Pennings Garden

    Pennings Garden Senior Member
    from VA
    Messages: 242

    try northerntool, they will have something that will work for you.
     
  20. creativedesigns

    creativedesigns PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,929

    Here are some of our salt bins. Very high quality made wesport Im still waiting to hear from Neige (paul) on tuesday for pricing on a truck load!


    BTW: Has anyone ever had salt bin graffiti? and how to get it cleaned?


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