Chapin 8705A 1.6-Liter/.3-Gallon Salt/Ice Melt Hand Crank Spreader is ideally built for use on sidewalks, steps, or small areas wherein a bigger spreader could not go through. This scoop spreader is constructed of high-quality poly material with a rugged toothed edge for easier scooping through salt, and impeller that provides a uniform spread pattern. It features a thumb-controlled adjustment latch and trigger gate control for convenient and smoother handling of a variety of salt and ice-melt, plus an enclosed gear to protect against elements. It is lightweight and easy to maintain, plus the easy-crank design works very well with mittens or gloves. The product holds up to 1.6 liters and weighs 1 lb.