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New SaltDogg SHPE1500 Pics

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by 10elawncare, Jan 14, 2009.

  1. 10elawncare

    10elawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 291

    Heres a few pics of my new spreader.... I took a few to show the space between the spreader and the cab. My toro snow thrower fits in there perfectly. Also a picture of the spinner mount, air bags and truck.

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  2. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,229

    any better pics of the spreader?
  3. jimaug87

    jimaug87 Senior Member
    Messages: 179

    Yeah, a dead on side shot would be great. Nice looking truck
  4. TurfSolutionsMN

    TurfSolutionsMN Senior Member
    from MN
    Messages: 302

    Very nice spreader I just bought one this year. How do you manage to get a snow thrower in there. I have a 21 sigle stage and want to put it in there, but I dont want to scratch the side of the pickup.
  5. riverwalkland

    riverwalkland Senior Member
    Messages: 401

    its not a snow thrower by the looks of it
  6. 10elawncare

    10elawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 291

    I will take some more pics when I take out the blower next time. I suggest building a frame to lift the blower up so its easier to take in and out. Otherwise it gets suck on the side of the bed. I will grab a few pics next time I go out, which might be tonight.

    Thank You jimaug87.

    Any other pics anybody would like to see? spinner,auger, etc... let me know.
  7. 10elawncare

    10elawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 291

    got some pics of the blower in the truck... also the new dent in the truck.... so maybe that blower doesnt fit that good.... I was in a hurry to get it into the truck and kinda threw it in and poof... a new dent & scratch!

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  8. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,229

    get some good side pics of the truck and spreader.
  9. 10elawncare

    10elawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 291

    heres a few, I didnt have enough room to get the entire truck. when I bring it to the car wash tomorrow I will take side pics and everything else. park in a big empty parking lot and get a 360 of the truck.

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  10. 10elawncare

    10elawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 291

    Thats the tarp that comes with the spreader, not cheap either, its pretty thick material. That last pic is how I get the blower out, I rest it on that and tilt it towards me and lift it out. I suggest building a frame for the blower to sit on to lift it up. Like I said, when I clean it up I will take a bunch more pictures.

    While on the subject of dents, heres one I put in the brand new $600 garage door....

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  11. 10elawncare

    10elawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 291

    Luckily its my garage so I dont have any explaining to do.... just got the dang thing a few weeks back too. Trying to back up the trailer the first snow storm, slid........another dent.
  12. Supper Grassy

    Supper Grassy Senior Member
    Messages: 948

    that spreader looks Awsome

    hwo do you like it
  13. 02DURAMAX

    02DURAMAX PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,229

    truck and spreader look Great!

    How does the salt dog work?
  14. sjosephlawncare

    sjosephlawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 284

    You need a prorack or a back rack. You can use it for more things besides preventing dents in your truck .
  15. TurfSolutionsMN

    TurfSolutionsMN Senior Member
    from MN
    Messages: 302

    What kind of mix do you run in your spreader? I mostly use 75/25 sand/salt, it works pretty well.

    NICHOLS LANDSCA PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,362

    2 inches more and the poof would have been the rear window.:eek:
  17. Brant'sLawnCare

    Brant'sLawnCare PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,756

    Looks really nice. I see one guy around here that has a Salt Dogg spreader pretty similar to that one.
  18. 10elawncare

    10elawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 291

    - Thank You and after some adjustments I love it !

    - It works really well actually, at first with a 75/25 sand/salt load it wasn't coming out at all. but after taking the rear auger cover off it was throwing it out too much and I had to turn the auger down to "2". With straight salt it works just like any SS spreader I've seen.

    - Too late, lol. I always wanted one, just never wanted to shell out the clams for it.

    Same or Magic Salt or Blizzard Wizard (same thing, just a little bit cheaper)

    - Believe me I know! I much rather have a dent and scratch then replacing that window. The truck has enough dents and scratches now that I just really have stopped caring about it.

    Thank You everyone. I'll try and get some pictures of it in action.
    Last edited: Jan 20, 2009

    Messages: 47

    Where can i find a saltdogg dealer in ct.
  20. EaTmYtAiLpIpEs

    EaTmYtAiLpIpEs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,607

    that truck looks like a pain in the a** to backup. nice setup tho.