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Concrete Mixer Maintenance Champion – River City Rentals

Good concrete mixer maintenance takes a little extra effort On a recent trip into California we found a company that is the World Champion of mixer cleanliness. The guys at River City Rentals have set a very high bar for … Continue reading

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Two Portable Concrete Mixers to Canada

The driver pulled in with a 24-foot bed and so we nested the two large mixers together so that he could take them up to a big construction project in Canada. This is how you put 27′ of mixers into … Continue reading

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Cement Mixers in a War Zone

1.75 cubic yard cement mixer trailers work in Afghanistan It was a cold and frosty day in Oregon when these two portable cement mixer trailers were loaded onto the truck at the Cart-Away factory in McMinnville. In just a few … Continue reading

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A Cement Mixer for Christmas

Florida woman gives husband a big mixing trailer for Christmas Susan and Kevin Conway have owned U Pull-N-Pour in Leesburg Florida for the past 5-years. During that time their ready-mix business has grown to include 6 concrete mixing trailers used … Continue reading

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Naval Construction Force Test Unique Cement Mixers

Seabees receive 8 Concrete CUBE mixers Officially they are the Naval Construction Force, but most know them as the Seabees. They build in places that others would never go and at times that many would attempt to avoid. If the … Continue reading

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Giving the cement mixer trailer a brake

Brake actuators provide solid stopping power for a concrete mixing trailer I’ve posted about towing a cement mixer and the various types of couplers. In the larger models of concrete mixing trailers (Cart-Away’s CMT-100 and CMK-175, Trailer Haul’s MT125, Concrete … 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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