Stone slingers may be exactly what you’re looking for if you’re having trouble getting sand or aggregates to a precise location. They’re perfect for getting things to those hard-to-reach places while also keeping your project on pace and on budget.
Instead of breaking your back (and your bank account!) carrying and spreading aggregates by hand, hire Premier Slinger Solutions to be your “Heavy Lifting Solution.” Below you’ll find some Frequently Asked Questions about Stone Slingers, including how we can help complete your project on time and on budget.
A Stone Slinger is a truck mounted spreader that delivers and spreads various construction, landscape and playground materials. Unlike a Gravel Truck, that can only dump the material where they can back the truck up to, a Stone Slinger will deliver your material up to 100 feet (31 metres) away from where we can get the truck, to exactly where you want it, so long as we have line of sight from the truck.
A hopper and conveyor belt are used to distribute materials from the bed of a stone slinger truck, whereas dump trucks’ beds tilt over to dump off the materials.
Stone Slinger trucks supply a variety of aggregate materials up to 2″ in diameter such as Sand, Crushed Gravel, Clear Crushed Gravel, Road Base, Drainage Rock, Crushed Rock, Gravel (2″ minus). In addition to aggregate, Stone Slingers also Sling materials such as Topsoil, Mulch, Playground Chips and pretty much anything else you can use a gravel truck to deliver, albeit much more conveniently and in almost all cases, more economically.
Stone slingers are utilized for Commercial, Landscape, Underground Utilities and Hardscape projects that demand the rapid and efficient movement of huge and frequently heavy amounts of aggregate and dirt from one area to another.
Stone slinger trucks are frequently used for projects that require precise placement of dirt and aggregates in difficult-to-reach areas, such as over fences, down steep slopes, and inside and outside of foundations.
Stone Slingers are employed in the following tasks:
To begin with, using a stone slinger can help you save money and time. You may be confident that you will use the exact amount of material required in a given spot because of its precision and adaptability. Their capability is good for areas where other equipment is not able to reach, or places with over head obstructions where gravel trucks cannot dump, they are more convenient by being able to deliver your material directly to your final destination, increasing the speed and efficiency of your overall project. They also save you money by reducing the need for human labour and equipment costs to get the material where you need it.
Aggregate / Stone Slingers sling streams of aggregates or soils from its throw belt at high speeds to your predetermined location.
A stone slinger can dump, spread, throw or sling your material up to 100 feet (31 metres) away from the back of the truck, using a multi-directional, variable speed conveyor system, that can rotate 220° from the back of the truck.
Hiring a Stone Slinger might be exactly what you’re looking for. Consider hiring a stone slinger the next time you’re putting together a project budget; you’ll be surprised at how much time and money you can save while avoiding the backbreaking work of manually carrying big weights.
Premier Slinger Solutions is owned and operated by Kyle Bryan. Kyle was born in Surrey, BC and moved around the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley a little as a young child, until settling in Mission, BC to start high school, at Mission Secondary School
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