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Old 05-08-2014, 09:45 AM
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4" or 6"

What's the preferred spray for lawns 4 or 6"?
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Old 05-08-2014, 10:57 AM
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Never underestimate the value of a spray body you can cleanly unthread from its connection, without disturbing any soil. That would favor a 4-inch, of whatever brand.
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Old 05-08-2014, 01:57 PM
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6" if you want to do it right. 4" if the budget is tight.
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Old 05-08-2014, 03:01 PM
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Of course, those old landscapes with 2-inch brass popups are still managing to get by.
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Old 05-08-2014, 05:36 PM
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Of course, those old landscapes with 2-inch brass popups are still managing to get by.
.....and they waste a tremendous amount of water as well.
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Old 05-08-2014, 06:45 PM
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If you have head-to-head spacing, the functional value of a 6-inch popup spray in lawngrass cut at 3 inches is dubious.
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Old 05-08-2014, 07:39 PM
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I always use 6 on new installs. Time and time I see 4" overtaken to the point where they don't clear the grass. Of course you can by a 4" for less than a dollar and a 6 with check is closer to $8 so 99.9% will use the 4".
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Old 05-08-2014, 08:08 PM
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6" is a must for fescue. But we use mostly 4" otherwise, which sucks when thatch takes over... But most that keep up with their yard do just fine with them.
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Old 05-08-2014, 08:13 PM
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I like 6'' but 4's is what people usually go for
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Old 05-09-2014, 08:12 AM
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6" on any turf that is (or should be) maintained at heights at or above 3 inches.
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