Drop 250 & 600

Stainless Steel Tailgate Spreaders

The Western Drop 250 and 600 tailgate 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 can fit on most UTVs, compact tractors, or wheel loaders 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

250 Product Specs

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

600 Product Specs

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

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