Magnum's bottle fill spigot question

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by LwnmwrMan22, Apr 22, 2007.

  1. LwnmwrMan22

    LwnmwrMan22 LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,372

    Has anyone tried putting a hose on the bottle fill off of a Magnum, in order to drain the tank into a 5 gallon bucket???

    Does it get enough pressure in it to push the liquid back up and over the lip of a bucket of that size??? Or is it just gravity feed??
  2. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Posts: 1,873

    it would have plenty of pressure. just put the magnum in neutral and squeeze the gas lever, it should fill up 5 gallon in a couple minutes. I usually just pump it into a gallon jug and then dump it into a larger container.
  3. ThreeWide

    ThreeWide LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,116

    Yes you can put a hose on it to make draining easier. Kind of like those drainzit adapters for changing oil.

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