Chapin 80 lb Residential Turf Spreader (#81000A) features a unique edge control that makes it easy and helps direct product distribution. It has an innovative placement and design, allowing a wide spread pattern and an increased coverage. The rotary gate features a fully adjustable gate lever for seed or fertilizer while the zinc-plated agitator prevents clumping. This push spreader has 10" tires that are fully pneumatic and can easily handle rough ground. The base of the hopper is fully supported by a heavy duty steel frame. The product also features enclosed acetal gears that are safe from debris and other elements. This spreader comes assembled, just attach the U shaped handle and it is ready.
Assemble handle to uprights with Hex bolts and nuts.
Tighten M6 nuts completely.
Attach bail assembly spring to gate control.
*Note: If spring detaches from bail assembly, simply re-attach.
Screw auger onto impeller shaft. Screw auger retaining nut into auger hold with M6 socket driver. Tighten completely with wrench to secure.
GENERAL OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS
Be sure gate control is in the closed position (do not hold bail down when filing)
Determine appropriate setting for material being used by reading the suggested setting on the material's bag. Be sure to read the instructions on the bag/box of the material you're spreading to identify accurate setting needed)
To begin spreading, start walking ( about 3 mph pace) and pull the bail system down to open gate.
To stop spreading simply let go of the bail and the gate will close.
BAFFLE OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS
Adjust baffle by hand to block distribution accordingly.
Use wing nuts to adjust tension on baffles.
STORAGE AND MAINTENANCE
When finished spreading empty hopper of any remaining material
Thoroughly wash spreader and allow to dry before storing