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Tailgate spreader help/advice

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by ladder6, Aug 31, 2014.

  1. ladder6

    ladder6 Junior Member
    Messages: 29

    I run a 2012 crew cab F350 diesel with a Fisher V Plow.
    In the market for a tailgate spreader and would like some feedback. I have some long driveways (800 feet) and a few smaller (15-30 car) lots I take care of. I'm done with broadcast spreading and shovels!!! Thank you for your input! Thumbs Up
  2. SnowGuy73

    SnowGuy73 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,870

    Snowex 575.
  3. Antlerart06

    Antlerart06 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,437

    Fisher or the western 2500 models works well I bought used one last year and my son loves it on his truck I had to put in the augur new ones come with it now
    I found out spreads evenly running it backwards and never plug up once last winter
    Running it forward seems dump to fast but during a Ice storm I'll switch it back to forward

    I have thought about buying another one to run on another truck Save on me running around with V box so much
  4. ladder6

    ladder6 Junior Member
    Messages: 29

    Thank you for the input!