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Ice o way sander?

Discussion in 'Sno-Way Discussion' started by oldsw-31, Jan 17, 2006.

  1. oldsw-31

    oldsw-31 Member
    from mass
    Messages: 33

    I have a Ice O Way sander and I heard SnoWay was one of there distubutors. Is this true. the model I believe I have is a PS0814SS.
  2. toby4492

    toby4492 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,513

    Sno-Way is not a distributor for Ice o Way. We sell our own private label line of sanders that are manufactured by a company called Northeast Fabricators out of Walton, NY. Having a manufacuting facility in the northeast provides us the warehouse flexability to react to our customers needs in this region of the country. I hope this answers your question.

    Tom O'Brien
    Western District Sales Manager
    Sno-Way International Inc.
  3. RYDER

    RYDER Senior Member
    Messages: 281

    I did a search on the web try this site www.iceoway.com I hope this helps
  4. echovalley

    echovalley Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 456

    They are made right here in CT

    PLANET Member
    Messages: 92

    Echo Is correct as usual, Ice-o-way sanders are made in Oxford ct And they work great.
  6. basher

    basher PlowSite Fanatic
    from 19707
    Messages: 8,993

    The folks at Southford Truck (Ice-O-Way) build an excellent unit. They conceived the original swing away chute, everybody else has knocked it off from them. Well thought out and constructed, their swing-a-way chute and spring loaded spinner coupling is the bomb. I also like the chain/sprocket coupling system they use between the gear reduction unit and main conveyor drive. Their units are durable and easily serviced or repaired.
    Your model is a Pickup Sized 08 foot 1.4 yard Stainless Steel. The 1.4 is a struck volume, meaning filled level with the top of the hopper, you can add 6" side extensions and increase it's struck capacity to 2 yards with-out having problems.
  7. oldsw-31

    oldsw-31 Member
    from mass
    Messages: 33

    So I take it that this is a really good sander. from what I was told they retail for about $4500. does anyone else have any experience with them
  8. thayermike

    thayermike Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    I've been using one for 3 seasons now. The only complaint i have is that the idler sprocket assembly went south pretty quick. Last year i fabbed up a replacement. Right now I am working on installing an elastomeric tensioner in its place.
  9. basher

    basher PlowSite Fanatic
    from 19707
    Messages: 8,993


    They've redesigned the idler