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Pest Control Power Sprayer Tanks – Hope is NOT a Strategy

August 1, 2017 4:50 AM0 comments

I just read an article about a FLA Pest Control Company with an overturned truck, a chemical drum flying through the truck roof and traveling 100 feet, and a chemical spill. This example demonstrates how critical is it to properly secure your pest control power sprayer tank and equipment. Had the container […]

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Power Sprayer Tanks – Fiberglass

July 31, 2017 4:40 AM0 comments

Fiberglass tanks for power sprayers are manufactured by applying fiberglass and resin around a mold. These tanks are sturdy and long-lasting, and do particularly well in extreme temperatures. They often have a baffle to reduce side to side sloshing. Because the sides are usually flat, fiberglass tanks can also be a good […]

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Take Care of Your Power Sprayer Pump

July 24, 2017 1:02 PM0 comments

There are a number of steps you and your staff can take to get better results from your power sprayer pump. These simple steps, if followed, can: – Improve pump performance, – Reduce pump down time, and – Extend pump life. 1. Pump Selection. Selecting the correct pump for your application is […]

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Extend Your Weed Control Sprayer Life

July 20, 2017 9:28 AM0 comments

Here are a few ideas to extend the life of your weed control spray rig. 1. Herbicides are very tough on sprayers (generally much worse then insecticides). The herbicides can eat rubber o-rings, hoses, diaphragms, etc. After each use, be sure to use all the herbicide. Rinse the tank with clean […]

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A Little PM (Preventative Maintenance) Goes a Long Way

July 17, 2017 3:40 PM0 comments

Regardless of what you spent on your power spray rig, whether it is the newest top of the line gear, or a 20 year old hand me down, a good preventative maintenance (PM) program can make your life easier.  Even the best equipment will require maintenance when exposed to typical operating […]

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The Birchmeier Spray Shield

June 30, 2017 1:49 PM0 comments

Andrew Greess, at QSpray.com, shows why having a Birchmeier Spray Shield can be helpful to lawn control specialists. It’s a simple idea with simple execution, but when on the job it’s important to protect the clients valued plants. You are there to spray and kill the weeds and unwanted foliage. […]

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