DAKOTA Turf Tenders: Spinner Adjustments

The following directions provides information on how to make basic spinner adjustments along with how to convert sand spinners for fertilizer use. If you have any questions, please contact Dakota Equipment.

Basic Spinner Adjustments

Also available in a printable format.

  • Spread pattern is heavy in the middle - Adjust three of the six paddles on each spinner disc two notches in the hold direction. Alternating every other paddle. If still heavy in the middle, move two more notches on the same paddles. If still heavy in the middle, move the other set of paddles two notches in the hold direction.
  • Spread pattern is heavy on the outside - Adjust three of the six paddles two notches in the release direction. Alternating every other paddle. If still heavy on the outside, move two more notches on the same paddles in the release direction. If still heavy on the outside, move the other set of paddles two notches in the release direction.

Sand to Fertilizer Conversion

These adjustments are the starting point for the fertilizer spinner, some adjustments may be needed.