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Old 02-17-2012, 11:47 PM
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can anybody explain low pressure vinyl siding cleaning?

The thing i cant grasp it what nozzles to use? i understand bigger hole means less pressure full flow, but i need an example of what nozzle? i have a 3500psi 4gpm belt drive and trying to understand this.. I want to try this because i have some vinyl to clean. I bought a chemical injector and have a soap nozzle. So i have to figure out what cleaner to use? and what nozzle. So any suggestions?

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Old 02-18-2012, 12:01 AM
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When you use a large diameter nozzle it creates a venturi effect at your injector which draws your cleaning solution down stream. I prefer a .30 nozzle.
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Old 02-18-2012, 10:11 AM
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Bob @ Pressure tek will hook you up. For a 4gpm rig you will be best off with xx30 tips to apply soap
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Old 02-20-2012, 08:52 PM
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The thing i cant grasp it what nozzles to use? i understand bigger hole means less pressure full flow, but i need an example of what nozzle? i have a 3500psi 4gpm belt drive and trying to understand this.. I want to try this because i have some vinyl to clean. I bought a chemical injector and have a soap nozzle. So i have to figure out what cleaner to use? and what nozzle. So any suggestions?

later!! chris
Chris - we do low pressure vinyl siding cleaning without a pressure washer. I mean really low pressure! It's all in the chemistry. The pics in the top banner were done with less than 65 PSI:
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Old 02-20-2012, 09:02 PM
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Isn't it just clorox mixed with water sprayed on and then rinsed with a water hose? Keep in mind I'm a grass cutter not a person in pressure washing.
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Old 02-20-2012, 09:10 PM
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Isn't it just clorox mixed with water sprayed on and then rinsed with a water hose? Keep in mind I'm a grass cutter not a person in pressure washing.
There's a little more too it than that ;-)
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Old 02-27-2012, 03:50 PM
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whats more to it ted. explain your process?
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Old 02-27-2012, 07:28 PM
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whats more to it ted. explain your process?
you need the correct injector, correct tips, know how to wash in a way that is productive, correct GPM, correct PSI, etc...

Is there anything more to cutting the grass than buying a $60 mower at home depot and calling yourself a professional landscaper?
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Old 02-27-2012, 07:43 PM
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so a chainsaw dont make me a swamp logger??????
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Old 02-27-2012, 09:01 PM
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Not sure... I'm not familiar with swamp logging but it may!!! HAHA
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