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3 salters

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by alex94, Dec 29, 2010.

  1. alex94

    alex94 Junior Member
    Messages: 19

    I saw this truck on truckpaper. I am curious as to why they have those extra salters on the back? Shouldn't the 7500 be plenty of coverage? What is the point of the 1575 bulks? I feel like all they would do is over apply. what is your opinion? Thanks in advance!

    salt spreaders.jpg
  2. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162


    I was thinking about mounting a 575 next to my Vbox for spreading Calcium.
  3. Matson Snow

    Matson Snow PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,985

    Could be a Demo unit.......:drinkup:
  4. Matson Snow

    Matson Snow PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,985

    Hey Crete...

    How Mulch do you think that set-up costs.......:drinkup:
  5. Rc2505

    Rc2505 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,245

    I would guess he is spreading different type of ice melt, so he keeps salt in the V-Box, and calcium and treated salt in the other two. Just a guess but thats the only thing that makes sense to me.
  6. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    Too mulch for me. :laughing:
  7. DJ Contracting

    DJ Contracting PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,392

    I would guess that they are trying to sell them, they are not even plugged in and they are all new.
  8. Matson Snow

    Matson Snow PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,985

    One more question Crete.....

    That Truck on the left side of the picture...The Green one with the "V" Box...

    Do you need a CDL to Drive that.....:waving:.....:laughing:
  9. SnowGuy73

    SnowGuy73 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,870

    Looks like they would interfere with the V box as well.
  10. Hafta agree that it looks like a demo unit or an advertisement pic for someone trying to sell them
  11. dforbes

    dforbes Senior Member
    Messages: 247

    Where did you get a picture of my truck? I drive in a lot of parades. I fill them with candy and use them to deliver the candy to the little kids.:laughing::laughing: