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application tool of primo

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by OBRYANMAINT, Aug 21, 2005.


    OBRYANMAINT LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 555

    I have applied it only with a boom sprayer and have recently purchased a tank sprayer....will i get the same evenness of coverage with a hose and gun.

    my feeling is it may take some practice before my application will be even
  2. sprayman73703

    sprayman73703 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 79

    You will never get a more even application from a hand gun than a spray boom and unit. Get a Prolawn sprayer and you will see an even application. I love mine.
  3. Dallas Turf

    Dallas Turf LawnSite Member
    Messages: 245

    I have never sprayed primo with a boom. I only apply with a handgun and have had great results at 2 gal per msf
  4. GreenUtah

    GreenUtah LawnSite Senior Member
    from SLC, UT
    Messages: 866

    Practice and enough water as a carrier will be the difference between handgunning and boooming. By running out a little more water per 1ksq, you will be able to "float" your product a little more to make up for uneveness walking and spraying the "Z" pattern so common with handgunning techniques.

    OBRYANMAINT LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 555

    thank you for your replies they all make a lot of sense

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