The brush down

The snow season is right around the corner, so be prepared when it hits. Check out these products so you’re not left in the cold.

Honda Snowblower

The pitch: Honda Power Equipment’s HSS928A is one of 20 all-new U.S. HSS snow blower models to replace the existing HS Series.

  • The location of the hand lever controls allows for maneuvering and disengagement of transmission for easy movement when not powered.
  • In regards to the old HS Series, the blower diameter of the HSS928A has increased from 300 to 340 mm (13.4 inches).
  • It features an adjustable gas strut to raise, lower and position the entire auger housing precisely, providing ground clearance over gravel or non-smooth surfaces.

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REIST 2000 series snow thrower

The pitch: The REIST 2000 series snow thrower features a single-stage system that can generate the power to throw snow efficiently.

  • The units come with a carbon-fibre cutting edge that’s set on an angle, plus carbon fibre feet to help it glide over sidewalk cracks.
  • With a 42-inch wide option, the thrower can fit on smaller sidewalks, replacing the need to shovel by hand.
  • Optional kits include a hydraulic hood turner kit, a hydraulic hood deflector kit and a hydraulic drive kit available on all series, as well as an adapter plate for 3PH to universal skid steer quick hitch.

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SnowEx Mini Pro 575

The pitch: The SnowEx Mini Pro 575 Tailgate Spreader is designed to be an option for both large and small snow and ice control contractors.

  • It comes standard with a receiver hitch mount. Optional mounting kits include a utility mount and three-point mount for tractors.
  • Mounted in a weather-tight enclosure, the direct-drive system includes a 12-volt DC motor and maximum torque transmission.
  • Designed to carry up to 350 pounds of salt, sand or de-icing material, the Mini Pro 575 is recommended for use with utility vehicles, compact pickups, sport utility vehicles, 1/2-ton pickups, small- to mid-size tractors and skid steer loaders.

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The pitch: TrucBrush can solve the challenge of snow accumulation on fleet rooftops without making unsafe conditions for your employees.

  • The polypropylene-bristled broom device quickly connects to most front-end loaders. Its hydraulic system has dual rotation operation and is run from the loader.
  • With a conversion kit that makes the brush usable for lot sweeping, TrucBrush has multi-seasonal use.
  • It's manufactured with heavy gauge steel and features a paint finish designed for a lifetime of use.

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