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Curtis Industries, LLC Introduces “Green” Electric Drive Aluminum Spreader

Discussion in 'SNO-PRO PLOW AND ACCESSORIES by Curtis' started by Michael J. Donovan, Nov 10, 2010.

  1. Michael J. Donovan

    Michael J. Donovan Head Moderator, Online Communities Staff Member
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    Curtis Industries, LLC Introduces “Green” Electric Drive Aluminum Spreader
    Benefits: lower fuel cost, less maintenance, quieter operation

    Curtis Industries, LLC has introduced the Sno-Pro Fast-Cast 550E, an electric drive, aluminum 1/3 yard spreader for efficient, reliable snow and ice control that is quiet and environmentally friendly.

    The new electric V-box spreader is lightweight, featuring a stainless steel carriage and an aluminum hopper that won’t rust and is unaffected by continued use of salt and sand. In addition, the new Fast Cast 550E spreader features a quiet, durable 12V 1/3 HP electric motor that draws less than 20 Amps, replacing a gas engine. This eliminates fuel costs as well as is serves as a “green” alternative. It also eliminates the need for a noisy vibrator motor, allowing operators to work both day and night without disturbing customers or neighbors.

    The Sno-Pro Fast-Cast 550E features a 500 pound capacity, wear resistant bolt-on 304 stainless floor, rugged belt over chain conveyor system, adjustable conveyor take-up bearings, spinner and conveyor control. The spreading range is from 1’ to 24’, ideal for small to medium accounts. It also offers adjustable material deflectors and an in-cab control panel. Options include a weather cover and a top screen

    Curtis Industries, LLC is the leading manufacturer of cabs, enclosures and accessories for compact tractors, golf cars, and utility vehicles. The company, which started in 1968, also manufactures truck plows and snow and ice control equipment for tractors and utility vehicles. Curtis Industries, LLC markets its products exclusively through a large network of dealers in the United States and Canada as well as Japan, Korea and Western Europe. The company operates from a modern 150,000 sq. ft. facility in Worcester, MA. For more information on Curtis products please visit www.curtisindustries.net or call 800.343.7676.