- Spray pump
Our client brought us the Gear spray Pump from his Weed Control Sprayer and asked us to fix it. One look told us what the problem was. The pump had never been cleaned out and the herbicide coagulated inside the pump. Among other problems, the pump shaft snapped because the gears were stuck with herbicide. The photos of the pump and filter are telling:
We told the client we could fix the pump but if nothing changed, they would be bringing it back to us with the same problem. We advised that they needed to modify the plumbing to allow a garden hose to be hooked to the input side of the pump to allow the pump to be well rinsed after each use.
Cleanout is critical not just for Power Spray Rigs but also for Birchmeier Backpacks.
Spray Away! Selecting the perfect spray pump The pump is the heart of power-spray systems used for pest and weed control, landscaping, golf courses and tree fertilizers. The right pump can make the job a breeze; the wrong pump will quickly ruin your day. And a high-quality pump in the wrong application is a waste of [...]
There are a number of steps you and your staff can take to get better results from your spray pump. These simple steps, if followed, can: Improve pump performance Reduce pump down time Extend pump life 1. Pump Selection. Select and use the correct spray pump for your application. Not every pump can be used for every job. Pump [...]