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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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Concrete Mixer Display – Big Rental Show in New Orleans

Cement mixing trailer at the ARA show We are at the American Rental Association show this week (Feb 6-8, 2012) showing off the MixKing 1.75 cubic yard concrete mixer trailer. This mixing trailer has been fully decked out with the … 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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Concrete Mixers and Good Raw Material Selection

Step #3 for starting a trailer based concrete mixer company It’s true that concrete is nothing more than sand, gravel, water and cement. However, the ratio of these ingredients is critical to making good concrete. Specifically, the ratio of sand … 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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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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