Hotshot-85 Broadcast Spreader

Hotshot-85 Broadcast Spreader

An Economical and Durable Spreader

Equipped with standard features that the other guys charge for as additional options, the Hot Shot-85 is an economical professional-grade broadcast spreader. This model holds up to 85 pounds of material and is durable and reliable for year-round use.



Professional performance features include a rust-proof polyethylene hopper, durable carbon steel frame, convenient flow controller and a polyethylene spread plate that delivers a 10-foot spread width. The custom-fitting, see-through hopper cover keeps the material inside dry.

The Hotshot-85 is designed to hold 85 pounds of bagged free-flowing #1 rock salt or free-flowing granular material including top-dress sand, ice melt, limestone and fertilizer, all at a price that will fit your budget. It performs well in snowy, icy winters and green springs. You won't find a more affordable full-featured all-season performer than the Meyer Hotshot-85.

All-Season Performer



Durable construction and quality materials make the Meyer Hotshot-85 a great investment for professionals. The hopper is made of corrosion-resistant polyethylene, and the frame is carbon steel. An adjustable material flow controller is conveniently located on an easy grip U-shaped handle for uniform material output. An all-weather see-through plastic cover keeps material dry for reliable spreading.

Stand Up to Tough Conditions

The Hotshot-85 also features a rust- and corrosion-resistant polyethylene hopper and spread plate to ensure long life, and ten inch pneumatic tires make it easier to push over snow-covered pavement.

Meyer offers a one-year warranty on the Hotshot-85 spreader, parts and labor. Replacement parts and accessories also carry a one-year warranty. Professionals looking to upgrade to a larger, more versatile broadcast spreader will find the right unit in the Meyer Hotshot Premium Line.

Stand Up to Tough Conditions


Get to know the Hotshot-85 broadcast spreader.


Quick Facts:

  • Type: Walk-behind broadcast spreader

  • Capacity: 85 lbs.

  • Materials: Bagged rock salt, free-flowing granular material

  • Construction: Hopper made of polypropylene, frame made of carbon steel

  • Part #: 38115 Hopper Width: 22" 56 cm Hopper Depth: 11" 28 cm Hopper Height: 12" 30 cm
    Total Height: 33" 84 cm Spread Width (min-max): 0' - 12' N/A - 5 kg Empty Weight: 18 lbs 8 kg Max Capacity Load: 1.0 cu ft 28,3 L
    Max Capacity Weight: 85 lbs 39 kg Spreading Material: Sand, Salt, See & Any Free Flowing Material Warranty: 1 Year Hopper Material: Poly
    Spinner Diameter: 12" 30 cm Spinner Material: Poly Tire Diameter: 10" 25 cm Frame Material: Carbon Steel
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