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Old 07-06-2013, 11:29 AM
mooch91 mooch91 is offline
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Adding gauge to backpack sprayer

All,

I'd like to improve my coverage accuracy with my backpack sprayer for broadcast operations. I think I do a pretty good job maintaining a relatively constant pressure by "feel", but I'd like to be able to monitor pressure while walking and pumping. Pressure regulation not absolutely required.

Anyone have a creative "how to" on adding a gauge to a backpack sprayer? Model is a Solo 475 - I'm assuming somewhere on the handle would be ideal (tank won't work because it's not pressurized). I'm sure I can figure it out by adapting some pieces together, but figured I'd try to tap the collective knowledge of this forum first.

Alternatively, can the pressure gauge/regulator from Solo's "deluxe" series be retrofitted to the standard units?

Thanks!
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