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ATV Spreader Deflector

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by micah79, Oct 13, 2003.

  1. micah79

    micah79 Senior Member
    Messages: 303

    I have done a search and can't find an answer to my question. I am looking for an electric atv spreader that will spread the width of a sidewalk. I have done extensive internet research and all of the spreaders that I can find spread 10' or more. I want to spread 4'. I don't want to waste so much material and kill the grass. I was thinking of making my own deflector. Any suggestions or ideas? I would like to know if there is an electric atv spreader that comes with a deflector. If not, any tips on making my own deflector would be appreciated.
    Thanks, Micah
  2. micah79

    micah79 Senior Member
    Messages: 303

    Is this really that weird of a question?
  3. push4$$

    push4$$ Junior Member
    Messages: 18

    Check out Moose Utility Division, electric spreader part #M92-21090 or maybe Montana Jacks Atv Supply might have something close to what your looking for,they have some cool stuff.Hope this helps.
  4. lm116

    lm116 Junior Member
    Messages: 16

    micah 79

    Check out the used equip. thread.I believe snowice20 has 2 for sale.
  5. micah79

    micah79 Senior Member
    Messages: 303

    thanks push4$$ and Im116 ,but I still can't find one. I can't find a spreader on moose or montana jacks. I sent a pm to snowice20, so hopefully he gets back to me.
  6. Lawn Lad

    Lawn Lad Senior Member
    Messages: 407

    Trynex micro 375 with a deflector. Use a plastic window well, fab a bracket.

    WHITE=GREEN Senior Member
    Messages: 161

    i bought a curtis fastcast 175 that will spread up to 30' and i
    wired into the circuit, a speed controller from a buyer or meyer mini spreader. it works great for sidewalks. the spreader is kinda salty at about $800 and the controller is about $160. i only used it for one season and would consider selling it if your interested. heres a pic of it.

  8. micah79

    micah79 Senior Member
    Messages: 303

    Will it spread only 4'?

    WHITE=GREEN Senior Member
    Messages: 161

    with the spreader controller turned all the way down it only spreads about 3'

    CARDOCTOR PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,312

    look on ebay under salt spreader
    they list several that come with two spinners 30ft and 4ft