Drop 250 & 600

Stainless Steel Tailgate Spreaders

The Western Drop 250 and 600 tailgate salt spreaders provide up to 36″ of spread width in a drop pattern so the salt stays where your vehicle drives. With three mounting systems, these spreaders are a great option as a UTV salt spreader or compact tractor salt spreader – fitting in places where truck equipment can’t easily access.

Unique Features

  • Constructed of laser-cut stainless steel and high-strength rivets
  • Free-flowing material delivery system
  • 36″ spread width can be limited to 30″ be activating 3″ baffles on either side of the trough
  • Custom-molded polyethylene lid is secured by rubber straps
  • Stainless steel hatch screen helps break up de-icing material to prevent bridging and clogs during operation
  • Single variable-speed control knob controls material flow rate
  • Detachable 2″ receiver style mount includes the hardware needed to attach the spreader to the vehicle
  • Standard in-bed mount so units can sit flat and balanced
  • Standard 3-point mount installation for compact tractors and articulating loaders

Product Specs

MODELS 250 600
Capacity (Volume) 2.5 cu ft 6.0 cu ft
Capacity (Weight) 350 lbs 650 lbs
Hopper Construction 201 stainless steel 201 stainless steel
Hopper Dimensions (LxWxH) 13″ x 36.5″ x 17.25″ 17″ x 36.5″ x 28″
Overall Dimensions (LxWxH) 17″ x 42″ x 17.5″ 20″ x 42″ x 28″
Approx Weight (Empty) 130 lbs 160 lbs
Motors 1/3 hp 1/3 hp
Frame, Hopper & Auger Drive Assembly 201 stainless steel 201 stainless steel
Spreading Width 30″ to 36″ 30″ to 36″
Materials salt, sand, salt/sand mix, calcium chloride pellets, calcium flakes salt, sand, salt/sand mix, calcium chloride pellets, calcium flakes
Vehicle Application UTVs, compact tractors, wheel loaders UTVs, compact tractors, wheel loaders
Available Mounts 3-pt hitch, 2″ hitch receiver, in-bed mount 3-pt hitch, 2″ hitch receiver, in-bed mount

 
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