Buyers Products SaltDogg 3.5-5 Cubic Yard Hydraulic Conveyor Chain Spreader gives contractors and municipalities a heavy duty, durable spreader that is ready for use with a truck's existing central hydraulic system. The 96 in., 108 in., or 120 in. hoppers are designed for dump bodies and flatbeds with a minimum 15,000 lb GVW (gross vehicle weight) chassis. Its hopper, which comes outfitted with a top screen, and fully welded frame are made from high quality 304 stainless steel for long lasting corrosion protection. A SaltDogg stainless spreader is an investment made to last.
The spreader is built to get the job done. It's equipped with a steel pintle chain conveyor and features a stainless steel inverted V to reduce stress on the drive line and improve flow. It's also outfitted with two hinged-top screens with 1/4 in bars. The high-flow conveyor is 14-1/2 in. wide with 1/4 in. crossbars, and has a stainless steel floor. An adjustable feedgate with lock pin offers additional material flow control.
The conveyor chain is driven by a hydraulic motor with a 20:1 worm gear box. The spinner is power by a direct mount hydraulic motor. A 18 in. poly spinner casts material 2 ft to 30 ft. The spreader is available with a regular or extended chute. Two adjustable baffles allow you to cater the spread pattern to your use. The chute and spinner assembly flips up or detaches completely, tool-free, for convenient bulk unload, easy servicing, and access to towing.
Hydraulic spreader controls are sold separately. A variety of options are available, including manual hydraulic, manual with load sensing, and electric over hydraulic (available with or without GPS).