Custom Equipment

While GAR-BRO Manufacturing Company is widely known for its concrete buckets and transport hoppers, our licensed engineers and fully equipped engineering department stand ready to design the ideal solution to your material handling problem. Our customer service is second to none and no matter how unique the application, we will work diligently to find a solution. Some recent specialty items are shown below.

81 CU.FT. OCTO-HOPPER

Special Gar-Bro 81 Cubic Foot “Octo-Hopper” Receiving Hopper. Ideal for Slip Form Applications.

1 CU.YD. VERTICAL FRONT BUCKET

Special Gar-Bro 1 Cubic Yard Vertical Front Bucket with Dual Fork Pockets and Side Chute. Used to Pour Curbs at a U.S. Coast Guard Facility.

1 CU.YD. DUAL GATE “ROSETTA” HOPPER

Special Gar-Bro 1 Cubic Yard Dual Gate “Rosetta” Hopper. Engineered for Multi-Colored Concrete Disbursement.

3 ½ CU.FT. RECTANGULAR BUCKET W/ CASTERS

Special Gar-Bro 3 ½ Cubic Foot Rectangular Bucket with Casters. Extremely Low Volume Bucket to Replace Pale Transportation in a Precast Facility.

½ CUBIC YARD “GROUT BUCKET”

Special Gar-Bro ½ Cubic Yard “Grout Bucket” with 4-inch Diameter “Pinch” Gate. Designed Specifically for Placing Grout in Block Walls and Other Locations.

5 CU.FT. “SHAFT” BUCKET

Special Gar-Bro 5 Cubic Foot “Shaft” Bucket with Retractable Handle. Designed to Fit Inside a Standard Manhole.

1 CU.YD. UNDERWATER BUCKET

Special Gar-Bro 1 Cubic Yard Bucket for Underwater Concrete Placement. Bucket is Direct Acting Air Operated and Features a Grated Bottom and Lid.

2 ½ CU.YD. BUCKET W/ GATE OPENING

Special Gar-Bro 2 ½ Cubic Yard Bucket with 28-inch Diameter Gate Opening, Fork Pockets, Lifting Bail, and Heavy-Duty Pipe Frame. Designed to Transport Low-Slump “Rammed Earth” Material.

3 CU.YD. VERTICAL FRONT BUCKET

Special Gar-Bro 3 Cubic Yard Vertical Front Bucket for Precast Use. Equipped with Gar-Bro’s Self-Contained Radio Remote Hydraulic System.

32 CU.FT. FLOOR HOPPER

Special Gar-Bro 32 Cubic Foot Floor Hopper. Designed to Collect Material from Loader and Fill 55 Gallon Barrels.

2 CU.YD. “R” SERIES BUCKET

Special Gar-Bro 2 Cubic Yard “R” Series Bucket with 28-inch Diameter Gate Opening.

DUAL-SECTIONED “SUPER-SACK” HOPPER

Special Gar-Bro Dual-Sectioned “Super-Sack” Collection Hopper. Features Lifting Eyes and Bag Cutters. Engineered to Accept Butterfly Valves at Each Discharge Opening.

3/4 CU.YD. EXTREME LOW-PROFILE BUCKET

Special Gar-Bro 3/4 Cubic Yard Extreme Low-Profile Bucket. 36-Inch Loading Height to Fit Under Low Mounted Batch Plant.

1 ½ CU.YD. EXTREME LOW-PROFILE BUCKET

Special Gar-Bro 1 ½ Cubic Yard Extreme Low-Profile Bucket. 40-Inch Loading Height Designed to Fit Under Low Mounted Batch Plant. Also Features Fork Pockets and Heavy-Duty Gate.