Monthly Archives: August 2011

Cart-Away Concrete Trailer Locator

Worlds biggest list of trailer-based concrete mixer locations! We receive calls everyday from potential ready-mix customers looking for a place to get some concrete in a trailer. The Cart-Away websites seem to be a magnet for this type of call, … Continue reading

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Top 6 Towing Hitches On Cement Mixers

Understanding the most popular Cement mixing trailer hitches and couplers Towing a portable cement mixer seems pretty straight forward: hook it up to your truck and go, right? Well, not quite so fast. Like everything else that looks easy to … Continue reading

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Trailer Tongue Weight for Towing A Cement Mixer

Small towable cement mixers, the six to twelve cubic foot models, generally don’t have any way to adjust the tongue weight they put on a vehicle. This is just fine because unless you have a hitch that’s three feet off … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Videos of a Concrete Mixing Trailer

Cart-Away concrete mixer trailers are on YouTube The standard contractor concrete mixer or homeowner cement mixer are very commonplace, but a 1-yard mixing trailer is very unique. The following top 5 videos on YouTube show that people love to show … Continue reading

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Cleaning Your Cement Mixer

Getting the concrete off from the mixer Clean tools make for successful concrete pours. From tampers to edgers to floats, all of the tools for your concrete project will work better for you if they are clean. So, after every … Continue reading

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You can hear the good concrete

With an experienced ear you can hear concrete mixing If you have worked concrete often enough you can recognize good concrete either by looking inside the cement mixer or watching as it comes out of the mixer and goes into … Continue reading

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That is a bunch of rock Baby!

No wonder there is so much concrete mixing going on… Every year the Mineral Information Institute delivers a baby… A mineral baby that is. The “baby” is the MII’s way of demonstrating the demand for minerals in the United States. … Continue reading

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