Articles written by Tom Wolf (Nozzle_Guy)

Nozzle Selection Steps

Picking the correct nozzle for a spray job can be a daunting task.  There is a lot of product selection, and a lot of different features.  We try to break the process down into four steps. 1. Identify Your Needs Before making any assumptions ...Read More

Selecting the Right Water Volume

Low water volumes can mean less effort to apply pesticides. But there is a limit to how low water volumes can go before problems appear. To understand the reasons why, and help applicators use the right volume for a given situation, we briefly outline what ...Read More

Cleaning Your Sprayer

We all know the importance of cleaning out a sprayer. It protects a sensitive crop. It protects people working with the sprayer. It protects the sprayer and its components. But cleaning the sprayer is a pain. Here are some tips to make it easier. ...Read More

Nozzle Selection Pointers

 Nozzle choice can be overwhelming due to the large selection available from many suppliers.  But nozzles are the most important part of the sprayer, being responsible for metering the liquid, atomizing it into droplets, and distributing it across the boom. Review this list for ...Read More

Nozzle Choice

There are more nozzles than ever on the market.  We’ve divided the nozzles into categories and briefly described them in the following tables. Nozzle Choices, Pressures and Volume Recommendations ...Read More