hired sprayer...100$ ac for grazon?

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Re: hired sprayer...100$ ac for grazon?

Post by callmefence » Wed Jun 17, 2020 5:36 pm

Since I almost exclusively use a boomless.
I generally make two passes
One each direction

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Re: hired sprayer...100$ ac for grazon?

Post by dieselbeef » Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:00 pm

i wanted a boomless but this was on sale....saved me 210$ so....lol....btw i figure to go once in each direction
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Re: hired sprayer...100$ ac for grazon?

Post by Brute 23 » Wed Jun 17, 2020 11:26 pm

My thinking is your max rate on the GNHL is around 2 pints/ ac. You put out 4 gallons water per acre. Run one way mixed at 1pt and then from a different direction mixed at 1pt. It will get you to the 2pts and 8 gallons of water. I'd run them back to back.

At what speed was the the 4 gallons per acre? You should be able to slow down and get more.
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Re: hired sprayer...100$ ac for grazon?

Post by Nesikep » Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:15 am

dieselbeef wrote:
Tue Jun 16, 2020 11:57 am
I bought a small rig for what I need...40 gallon..grazon or weedmaster is the rec product..so how do I arrive at the corrct application rate..i can get ground speed but the gear chart on the tractor but how about the sprayer settings?
either look up charts, or just fill it with water and see how long it takes to empty at a given pressure, do the math from there for how much ground you need to cover.. Swath width and MPH
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