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Old 04-04-2010, 11:16 PM
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Originally Posted by lush&green View Post
We have not used our machine yet..JR. That's what killing me is the calibration. Especially with a product that costs as much as it does...We run in circles with our spreaders. When you do back and forth do you still throw to wheel mark? I calculated 100lbs for my lawn. Ended up with 20lb left over. I will have to go over again w/lesco push to spread the 20lbs. I want the 3lb high rate not the low.
lush&green, Your concern is everyone’s. This is a fantastic product to spread but you do not want to stripe, since you only have one chance a year. Many spread twice and cross their pattern on the second application to assure an even coverage. Attached (I hope I uploaded correctly) is a document to help with the calibration. Just like every fertilizer, I encourage using the settings as a guide and more importantly check your usage against your coverage to assure proper setting.
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