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Old 11-26-2007, 12:17 PM
rickobx8 rickobx8 is offline
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power washing

I am about to purchase a power washer for an up coming job and it is Dewalt with 3000 psi is this much to powerful to use on decks? the job i am getting ready to do is for concrete but i want something that i can use for both please advise


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Old 12-03-2007, 12:26 AM
Denham Lawnboy Denham Lawnboy is offline
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GPM is more important than PSI. Use the correct chemicals and low pressure with high GPM is the key.
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Old 12-03-2007, 02:01 AM
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You need a 4.0 or even a 5.5 gallons per min. to do any kind of commercial job with a pressure washer.
Tips with larger openings will get you the right pressure for the job.
Call Bob at Pressure Tek, he's one of the best in the pressure washing business...
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Old 12-26-2007, 10:35 PM
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nice info on power washing guys... just the thing i need coz i'm also wanting to buy one... good thing i came across this thread... great thanks...
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