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Smith Mfg SPS8 Gasoline Concrete Scarifier / Planer

Inventory/Shipping: In Patriot Physical Stock


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The Smith Mfg SPS8 is a compact, rugged scarifier for easy surface preparation on concrete or asphalt. This all-purpose scarifier is easy to own, operate, and maintain, with maintenance-free bearings, long-lasting cutter drums, fast-removing cutters, and optional edger attachment.

Our prices posted include Smith’s most recent increase including the Honda increase (beware of others still advertising 2 price increases ago)!

This scarifier has in less than a yr when we first brought in to our line-up has taken over as our top seller across the Country! Also unlike the EDCO that is backordered for mths. In addition, please do not hold the lower price of this pkg against the quality as there is simply one less layer of markup compared to the EDCO distribution method. 

Unlike the majority of our competitors, we have this model in our physical stock and available to ship same day for orders placed by Noon*. When comparing to other sellers, please note that our price includes the preloaded carbide drum kit value of $975 (others this is an add to their price, so please be cautious).

Smith Mfg SPS8 Gas Scarifier Specs (click for pdf)

Comparing to the EDCO CPM8 or other scarifiers on the market? Other positives listed below for this model:

  • Sealed no maintenance bearings vs hoping your employees grease every few hrs of use
  • Shock absorber to avoid “slamming” of the unit when lowered
  • Serviceable Bearings
  • Variable depth adjustment
  • Engage cam lever
  • Vacuum port – 2″
  • Remote power shutoff
  • Ergonomic, vibration-dampening handlebar
  • Side-loading drums
  • Serviceable bearings
  • We do recommend watching the video on our Installation Video tab for the drum installation and please note tip the unit forward

Cutter Choices

  • Carbide scrapers
  • Carbide milling cutters
  • 4N1 carbide strippers
  • Carbide flails
  • Steel flails (beams/stars)
  • Wire brush


  • Edger
  • Wet controls
  • Water tank
  • Line pointer
  • Tach/hour meter
  • 5″ rear wheels


Installation Video