Chapin Chest-Mounted Spreader 8700A

Chapin Chest-Mounted Spreader 8700A
Chapin Chest-Mounted Spreader 8700A
Chapin Chest-Mounted Spreader 8700A
Chapin Chest-Mounted Spreader 8700A

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Product Overview

Chapin Chest-Mounted Spreader 8700A is convenient and comfortable to use with its adjustable padded strap. It has a 680 cubic inch capacity and a wide-mouth opening to avoid spilling when filling the hopper. This easy-to-wear chest-mounted spreader is ideal to use on any project where a full-sized spreader cannot go. It features an enclosed hopper that protects the seeds, fertilizers, or any material from any weather, keeping it dry and safe. For easier control of the direction of spread pattern and spread width, it has an adjustable gate and side baffle.

Features and Specs

For use in: Farm, agriculture, livestock, home and garden, snow and ice removal, turf, landscape industries.
Application: Fertilizers, salt, seed, weed, and feed.
Dimensions: 10.8 x 10.2 x 19.2
Material / Construction: Poly hopper and acetal gear.
Special Features: Features an enclosed hopper that keeps the product dry.
Warranty: Limited 2-year warranty.
Shipping Weight: 6.20 lbs
Manufacturer: Chapin (Mfg. Number: 8700A)

Details

ASSEMBLY INSTRUCTIONS

The Chapin 8700 Chest Spreader is pre-assembled, leaving only the crank handle for you to attach. To attach, remove the nut, slide handle through plastic base and fully tighten the nut. Insert handle into gear and turn clockwise to tighten. Use a 14mm wrench to snug the nut against the gear. 

OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Make sure the Gate is closed before filling the hopper.
  2. Fill the hopper with materials.
  3. Place shoulder strap over the shoulder. Place the unit on the chest and adjust the strap. 
  4. Select spreader setting 1-6 to set the size of the gate.
  5. Crank the handle maintaining a steady clockwise motion and walk a consistent pace to spread the material evenly. Squeeze handle to open the gate.
  6. Adjust side baffle as needed.
  7. Adjust Gate location as needed.
  8. To close the Gate, simply release handle.

Technical Specs

  • Model Number: 8700A

  • Hopper Construction: poly

  • Hopper Capacity: 680 cubic inches

  • Grate: None

  • Handle Type: crank

  • Gate Control: trigger

  • Gate Opening: adjustable

  • Baffle: side baffle

  • Pallet Cube: 91.1

  • Gear Box: Enclosed

  • Carton Cube: 1.22

  • Gear Construction: Acetal

  • Agitator Type: gravity

  • Warranty: 2-year limited

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