Exploding Sprayer Myths (ep.9): Airblast Air

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About Jason Deveau (Spray_Guy)

Jason (@spray_guy) is the OMAFRA Application Technology Specialist. BSc (Biology and Psychology '96), MSc (Plant science '98), PhD (Plant cell electrophysiology '03). Jason studies and teaches methods to improve the safe, effective and efficient application of agricultural inputs. Co-administrator of Sprayers101, co-author of the Airblast101 Textbook, slow cyclist, slower runner.

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In this, the season three finale of Exploding Sprayer Myths, we join Jason and the Tom-inator as they “tackle” airblast air settings.

There are a whole suite of articles dedicated to this topic, linked below the video. It is, arguably, the most important adjustment you can make to an airblast sprayer.

Will there be more Exploding Spray Myths episodes? In the words of a great man: “We’ll be back.”

Special thanks to Don Murdoch and the Simcoe Research Station.

Adjusting Airblast Air settings. Part one – click here. Part two – click here.

How to configure air on a multirow airblast sprayer – click here.

How to Gear Up and Throttle Down – click here.

Strategies to spray the top of the canopy – click here.