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2003 Permagreen

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by Gman2310, Aug 17, 2007.

  1. Gman2310

    Gman2310 LawnSite Senior Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 332

    I am looking at purchasing a 2003 permagreen spreader. Is there anything that i should be looking for or any known problems with these machines. How does it do for spraying herbicides?
    Any info would be helpful
  2. scweedman

    scweedman LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 499

    Thats a hard question to answer its a great machine but everyone is diffrent.
    They all seem to have the same problems pumps mainly are my problem search this site and you will see.
    I wouldn't trade mine for anything
  3. rcreech

    rcreech Sponsor
    Male, from OHIO
    Messages: 6,153

    We discuss PG's on here frequently so you should find all kinds of info!
    PG's rock and are awesome machines.
  4. TSM

    TSM LawnSite Senior Member
    from MA
    Messages: 707

    just be prepared for many break downs. keep lots of extra parts on hand...pumps, belts, battery etc etc
  5. RigglePLC

    RigglePLC LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,550

    Wireing is often attacked by fertilizer and high humidity. Be prepared for corrosion problems. My PG Ultra Has about 800 hours--running fine--even starts with the battery (motorcycle batt)--knock on wood. Spark plug fouls often--I put in a new one about every 6 weeks.

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