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|March 10, 2010||Jim Drewitz, Public Relations|
16 Foot Is A New Model To The Current Lineup Of Pull Type Graders
ARMSTRONG, Iowa, March 10, 2010 – Art’s Way Manufacturing, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARTW), a leading manufacturer and distributor of niche agricultural machinery, equipment and services, is pleased to announce the Company is expanding their industry leading pull type graders by adding a 16 foot blade to their lineup of 9’, 12’ and 14’ models. The new 16’ blade will be available approximately May 1, 2010. The Company is taking orders now.
Standard features include: 16 foot blade, 15 degree blade tilt for slop cuts, 42 degree blade angle with blade swing, 15” ground clearance, 30 “ blade height, replaceable high carbon steel cutting edge, 4 hydraulic cylinders and hoses, 3 hydraulic tractor valves (angle, tilt, raise), swivel hitch, 11L X 15 tires, 6- bolt hubs, box scraper ends, weight box and storage parking jack.
J. Ward McConnell, Jr., Chairman of the Board, said, “We are pleased to announce we have expanded our robust product line with the introduction of this new 16 foot grader blade. In the past couple of years we have been aggressive introducing new products and we look forward to building on the strength of the Art’s Way brand throughout 2010. We remain committed to staying alert and responsive to the needs and requests of our consumers. I know our dealers will be very excited to offer to their customers this new 16 foot addition to our line of pull type graders.”
About Art’s Way Manufacturing, Inc.
Art’s Way manufactures and distributes farm machinery niche products including animal feed processing equipment, sugar beet defoliators and harvesters, land maintenance equipment, crop shredding equipment, plows, hay and forage equipment, manure spreaders and top and bottom drive augers. After market, service parts are also an important part of the Company’s business. We have two wholly owned subsidiaries. Art’s Way Vessels Inc. manufactures pressurized tanks and vessels; Art’s Way Scientific Inc. manufactures modular animal confinement buildings and modular laboratories.
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This news release includes “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Statements of anticipated future results are based on current expectations and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to, quarterly fluctuations in results, customer demand for the Company’s products, domestic and international economic conditions, the management of growth and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company’s Securities and Exchange Commission filings. Actual results may differ markedly from management’s expectations. The Company cautions readers not to place undue reliance upon any such forward-looking statements.