Low profile tailgate spreader Low profile tailgate spreader

Low Profile
500, 1000 & 2500
Poly Tailgate Spreader

  • Size: 5.0, 8.0 & 8.5 cu ft
  • Material: Salt & Fine De-ice Materials (Broadcast Spread Pattern)

CONSIDER IT DONE.

Get a better look at your high-quality work as you move onto the next job with the WESTERN® Low Profile tailgate spreaders. These high-density, single-stage, poly salt spreaders sit lower on trucks to deliver top spreader performance without affecting the operator’s view from behind the wheel.

Unique Features

Product Specs

Metric
ModelsModel 500Model 1000Model 2500
Capacity5.00 cu ft8.00 cu ft8.50 cu ft
Capacity0.14 cu m0.23 cu m0.24 cu m
Hopper ConstructionPolyethylenePolyethylenePolyethylene
Hopper ConstructionPolyethylenePolyethylenePolyethylene
Dimensions Overall
(LxWxH)
21" x 39" x 34"19.5" x 50.5" x 35"25" x 50" x 42"
Dimensions Overall
(LxWxH)
53.34 cm x 99.06 cm x 86.36 cm49.53 cm x 128.27 cm x 88.90 cm63.50 x 127 x 106.68 cm
Approx. Weight
(Empty)
75 lb With Mount105 lb Without Mount*131 lb With Mount
Approx. Weight
(Empty)
34 kg With Mount47 kg Without Mount*59.4 kg With Mount
MotorElectric, 12V, 1/3 hpElectric, 12V, 1/3 hpElectric, 12V, 1/3 hp
MotorElectric, 12V, 1/3 hpElectric, 12V, 1/3 hpElectric, 12V, 1/3 hp
Auger (Diam. x Length)2.63" x 6"2.63" x 6"2.63" x 9"
Auger (Diam. x Length)6.68 cm x 15.24 cm6.68 cm x 15.24 cm6.68 cm x 22.86 cm
Spinner Size10"10"15"
Spinner Size25.40 cm25.40 cm38.10 cm
Spreading WidthUp to 30'Up to 30'Up to 30'
Spreading WidthUp to 9.14 mUp to 9.14 mUp to 9.14 m
MaterialsBagged Ice Melters, Bagged Rock Salt, Calcium Flakes* & Calcium Chloride Pellets*Bagged Ice Melters, Bagged Rock Salt, Calcium Flakes* & Calcium Chloride Pellets*Bagged Ice Melters, Bagged Rock Salt, Calcium Flakes* & Calcium Chloride Pellets*
MaterialsBagged Ice Melters, Bagged Rock Salt, Calcium Flakes* & Calcium Chloride Pellets*Bagged Ice Melters, Bagged Rock Salt, Calcium Flakes* & Calcium Chloride Pellets*Bagged Ice Melters, Bagged Rock Salt, Calcium Flakes* & Calcium Chloride Pellets*
Vehicle ApplicationVehicles with Class III HitchFull Size Trucks (Over 6,000 lb GVWR)Full Size Trucks (Over 6,000 lb GVWR)
Vehicle ApplicationVehicles with Class III HitchFull Size Trucks (Over 6,000 lb GVWR)Full Size Trucks (Over 6,000 lb GVWR)
Available MountsStandard Class III Receiver Hitch MountOptional Fixed Mount, Class IV Hitched Mount, Dual-Swing Mount**Standard Class IV Receiver Hitch Mount
Available MountsStandard Class III Receiver Hitch MountOptional Fixed Mount, Class IV Hitched Mount, Dual-Swing Mount**Standard Class IV Receiver Hitch Mount
*May require 5-flight auger accessory.
**Mount Sold Separately

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