Self-loading Tractor Mounted Drop Gritter Salt Spreader For Rear 3 Point Linkage, 1 Cubic Meter Capacity

This is a tractor mounted drop gritter /salt spreader. It has a 1 cubic meter hopper capacity (1.7 tonnes of grit) and it drops a band of salt/grit which is 180 cm wide. There is a robust hydraulic powered agitator to prevent bridging. It has a hydraulic self-loading scoop action and manual lever control of dose flow. 12 volt light power cable and road reflectors included. Painted in high visibility yellow RAL 1028.

Main Details of Self-loading Drop Gritter

  • The entire hopper width edge to edge is 203cm left to right and it leaves a surface drop band of 180 cm
  • Height from deck to rim is 1.45 cm
  • Front to back distance at the widest point on the hopper mouth is 97cm
  • Weight when empty is 514kg
  • Weight when full 2300 kg plus/minus 200kg depending on the type and dampness of the grit

Technical description

  • A rotating tubular agitator is positioned in the bottom of the hopper. It has heavy duty projectors which move through the grit with a stirring and crushing action to prevent bridging
  • The flow-rate/surface-dose of grit is controlled by a manual aperture lever and the speed of the hydraulic motor
  • Above the rotating agitator is a sturdy galvanised mesh to prevent larger lumps and frozen inclusions or foreign bodies getting to the agitator
  • The steel thickness of the hopper sides is 4.5mm reinforced to 13mm at the rim edges
  • Very stout and over engineered hydraulic ram for the scooping action
  • The steel thickness of the hopper back/heel/front is 5mm reinforced by a double folded edge/rim at the back and by box welded externally to the bucket wall in a grid rib configuration.
  • The bite edge of the bucket is from hardox 400 plate 16mm X 130mm
  • The hopper is strengthened internally with two struts and a central steel bracing tube
  • The external scooping face of the bucket is protected with 5 X hardox 400 scuff plates
  • Bottom links have very generous metal thickness on the clevis which is visible in the photos
  • Multiple grease points for all critical moving parts


Price includes delivery

£3800+ VAT

Self-loading Drop Gritter

Larger size 1.25 cubic meter capacity available at overall width 260cm, drop width 240cm, weight when empty 843kg. Price for the larger size is £4700 plus VAT inc delivery to mainland UK locations excluding Highlands and Islands where there may be extra delivery costs.

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Simple, strong, easy to use and easy to maintain implement with added long life features. As with all Agritrend winter products we have added extra features and we control the build quality. We provide 24/7 support, advice, parts spares and availability from our winter depots in Bucks, Mid-Wales and North Yorks.

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