2015 - Volume #39, Issue #4, Page #18[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
“Shooter” Picks Up, Unloads Tires Fast
“For anybody who handles a lot of tires or side walls it’s a handy thing to have,” says Paul Wingert, owner of the business.
The 16-ft. steel boom has a track and chain to move the tires on and off. The unit quick-taches to skidsteers. The boom raises up to a 20-degree angle and shoots tires off 10 ft. from the end of the boom.
That makes it handy for putting tires on silage piles and bunkers and loading and unloading tires on trucks and trailers.
The tire shooter requires a skidsteer with at least an 1,800-lb. lift capacity. Bigger equipment can handle up to 50 tire sidewalls at a time.
“It stacks them in a nice neat row,” Wingert says. “Some customers buy it just to pick up tractor tires and move them around.”
Wingert sells the tire shooter for $3,200.
Contact: FARM SHOW Followup, Wingert Sales & Service, 21181 Co. Rd. 8 E, Plainview, Minn. 55964 (ph 507 534-2285; www.wingertsales.com; email@example.com).
Click here to download page story appeared in.
Click here to read entire issue
To read the rest of this story, download this issue below or click here to register with your account number.