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4cy Poly Spreader Options

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by .gov, Mar 12, 2020.

  1. .gov

    .gov Junior Member
    from USA
    Messages: 1

    I am looking to build a 5500 chassis and put a drop side dump body on it for all season use. During the winter, I have enough payload capacity left over to squeeze on a light spreader (poly)(~1000lbs) and a 3.75cy of salt (8,100 lbs).

    So I have two questions:

    A. What 4cy (or even 3.5cy) poly spreaders are out there?

    I've only seen the SaltDogg SHPE4000 but they look to have control box issues? Anyone with any experience with these please comment.

    B. Are there any options for hydraulic polys (run off your trucks PTO) and could I even do that with a dump body? Educate me.
     
  2. m_ice

    m_ice 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,100

    What's the weight of the 3 yard wes is ernest striker with the add on extensions?
    Its available in hydro
     
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