As winter approaches, snow and ice management professionals are gearing up to battle the cold and keep roads, parking lots, and sidewalks safe for all. Sno-Way, a trusted name in the industry, has introduced their latest innovation to make this task easier and more efficient – the DRP650 Drop Spreader.
September 12, 2023 2023 | Staff Editor
Precision Spreading Where You Need It
The DRP650 is designed to make quick work of spreading melting materials, and it does so with impressive precision. With a spread width ranging from 30″ to 36″, it allows operators to place materials exactly where they are needed, minimizing waste. Whether you’re dealing with sodium chloride, calcium chloride, bagged ice melters, 50/50 salt sand, or sand (use vibrator motor kit), the DRP650 can handle it all. For those challenging materials, there’s even an optional Vibrator Motor Kit available to ensure consistent agitation for superior flow.
Built to Last
One of the standout features of the DRP650 is its robust construction. Made with stainless steel, this drop spreader is built to withstand the harshest winter conditions, ensuring durability and longevity. The drop tray is designed with a fitted main top cover and secured retention pins, ensuring that your materials stay where they belong, even in challenging weather conditions. This design minimizes spillage and waste, saving you both time and money.
Versatile Mounting Options
The DRP650 is versatile when it comes to mounting options. Sno-Way offers three standard mounting choices:
- 3-Point Hitch: Ideal for larger vehicles and machinery.
- Mount Bed Mount: Perfect for those who need to attach it to their truck’s bed.
- Hitch Mount: A convenient option for various types of equipment.
This versatility allows you to adapt the DRP650 to your specific needs, making it a valuable addition to your snow management arsenal.
Efficiency at Your Fingertips
Efficiency is crucial when dealing with snow and ice management, and Sno-Way understands that. That’s why they’ve equipped the DRP650 with a Variable Wired Speed Control. This feature ensures you have precise control over the spreading rate, allowing you to optimize material usage and complete the job on time and within budget. The hand-held controller is designed for ease of use, whether you’re right or left-handed. With intuitive action buttons, you can stay in control without taking your eyes off the task at hand.
Specifications at a Glance
- Capacity: 6 cubic feet
- Empty Weight (with hitch): 200 lbs
- Dimensions: 20.3″ L x 45.7″ W x 29.8″ H
- Adjustable Spread Width: 30″ to 36″
- Maximum Drop Rate: 1.14 cubic feet per minute (CFM)
- Minimum Drop Rate: 0.66 cubic feet per minute (CFM)
In conclusion, Sno-Way’s DRP650 Drop Spreader is a game-changer in snow and ice management. Its precision, durability, and versatility make it a valuable tool for professionals in the field. With the Variable Wired Speed Control, you have the power to maximize efficiency and get the job done right. When winter weather strikes, trust Sno-Way to keep you ahead of the snow and ice, with the DRP650 leading the way.
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