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salt spreading

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by jdknight75, Nov 23, 2008.

  1. jdknight75

    jdknight75 Senior Member
    Messages: 106

    This is my first year that i have to spread salt i have never done it before. what is the best way to do this, salt after i plow the lot or do it while i am plowing. i bought a western pro flow can anyone tell me what settings i should put it on?
  2. carl b

    carl b PlowSite.com Addict
    from Ohio
    Messages: 1,330

    you have to do it after you plow
  3. Young Pup

    Young Pup PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,522

    You need to salt after you plow not while you are plowing. Not sure what type of controller you have but on my snowex it has a dial to set the speed. If it is the same you will need to play with it and set your on spot. The faster the spinner goes the more I spread. It also will depend on your lot sizes as well. imo.