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Found at the dump

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by luciani634, Jan 8, 2008.

  1. luciani634

    luciani634 Member
    Messages: 60

    I found this at the dump today. I hope it works


  2. tom_mccauley

    tom_mccauley Senior Member
    Messages: 465

    It is already working for you!!!!! (as ballast!) good luck with it!
  3. 10elawncare

    10elawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 291

    good luck with it.... whats going on with those back drag blades?
  4. harley hauler

    harley hauler Senior Member
    Messages: 214

    Was it free??? A coat a fresh paint, straighten out the spinner, and worse case a motor, chain and a lube job! Seems to me you'd be way ahead of the game.
  5. TurbDies2500

    TurbDies2500 Senior Member
    Messages: 188

    Looking good. Get her all cleaned and lubed up and she will be ready for work.
  6. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,257

    Those are great salters. That's a good find.
  7. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    If it doesn't work put it on ebay!
  8. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

    if it dont work let me know lol. i like fiddeling with stuff to make it work. i will givew it good use.
  9. ljbev

    ljbev Senior Member
    Messages: 201


    I have one of those in my yard...definitely good for ballast...
  10. Wicked500R

    Wicked500R Senior Member
    Messages: 394

    That Baby looks like stainless !! Good Score !
  11. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,919

    Man nice find I hope you get it working.
  12. Dissociative

    Dissociative 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,066

    yeah...backdrag what??// i need something...
  13. NJ Plowman

    NJ Plowman Senior Member
    Messages: 794

    "Sanford and Son" :jester:
  14. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,202

    Wish I could grab a find like that!
  15. SnowPro93

    SnowPro93 Senior Member
    Messages: 375

    Good find, the worst case is the motor, but it looks like you could probably use one off of a washer or dryer....? good luck.
  16. TazLandscapes

    TazLandscapes Senior Member
    Messages: 104

    Hey luciani634.
    I had the same exact spreader up until a year ago ands it spread sand/salt or salt like crap.always having to get out of truck and either shovel half out or using the breaker bar.But to prewarn you., youre gonna have to replace the motor,chain,conveyer belt and a few other parts.for a tune of around $ 1000.And you might want to build a cover for the motor.We went through two of them in less than a year.I might also have the wiring diagram and brochure and parts list lying around..

  17. G.M.Landscaping

    G.M.Landscaping Senior Member
    Messages: 362

    Guess that's why it was scraped. Looks like it is good shape thou.