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Old 01-29-2013, 08:22 PM
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First Impressions: Shindaiwa RS41 Spreader

Here are the pros/cons.

PROS:
Simple assembly (only took 10-15 minutes)
Lightweight, durable plastic frame (not cheap brittle stuff)
Simple, but productive
Easy to change settings

Cons:
Nothing noted


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Old 01-29-2013, 08:27 PM
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Didn't that come with the rapid tire deflation package?
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Old 01-29-2013, 08:29 PM
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Didn't that come with the rapid tire deflation package?
that is my fault

Good news is that the dealer is giving me a free tire off a spreader that he is scrapping
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Old 01-29-2013, 08:30 PM
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Cody's a good guy.
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Old 01-29-2013, 08:33 PM
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Cody's a good guy.
I like him. I ght $10 off the spreader because he said they discontinued it. The only other place I shopped was Millers for the Kawasaki blower.
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The setting are down below the bucket?
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Old 01-29-2013, 08:38 PM
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The setting are down below the bucket?
. you got it.
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Looks like the bolts are loose. Better check them. Maybe when the tire blew, it loosened them up a bit.
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Old 01-30-2013, 01:30 PM
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Looks like the bolts are loose. Better check them. Maybe when the tire blew, it loosened them up a bit.
I will check. Thanks for pointing that out
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Old 02-01-2013, 04:15 PM
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Cody's a good guy.
and, Cody gave me a tire for the rim for $18, and installed if for free

I still got the used one for free too
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