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3 Simple Steps to Cleaning a Pump Sprayer by Nick Federoff

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3 Simple Steps to Cleaning a Pump Sprayer by Nick Federoff

Did you know that many things gardening typically begins on the farm? Farmers are usually the trailblazers in bringing products we use for our garden to the consumer marketplace. Or, at the very least inspiring the inventors of the world to make something better and easier to use. For instance, in the 1850’s an insect called the Colorado Beetle was devastating the potato industry. A gravity fed leather knapsack, (think of a bota bag backpack on steroids – which probably leaked all over you), oozed a chemical solution out of a sprinkler head as the farmer painstakingly walked every inch...

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Acreage Life: June 2022

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    Sprayers are essential tools for completing various tasks around your land and home, and Chapin Professional Farm & Field Sprayers help you get the job done.  This Chapin Proseries Sprayer line includes our 21240XP, (2 gallon), and 21250XP, (3 gallon), hand compression tank sprayers.  These sprayers are easy to use and designed for application of weed and pest control products, fungicides and fertilizers.  Translucent poly tanks allow monitoring of fluid levels and wide 4 inch openings make them easy to fill.  Brass extension wands, brass shut-offs, brass nozzles, fluoropolymer elastomer seals, and reinforced hoses will hold up to...

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Acreage Life: April 2022

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    Backpack sprayers are great tools for fertilizing your garden and landscape, and controlling weeds and pests.  The Chapin 63950 Mixes on Exit (MOE) Backpack Sprayer makes your work even easier.  The MOE Clean Tank Spraying system automatically adds concentrate as you spray, with mixing ratios ranging from 1 to 10 ounces per gallon.  Separate water and concentrate tanks make it easy to switch chemicals as needed.  Clean-up is a breeze since the main tank stays clean and any remaining concentrate can be stored in the separate smaller tank.  The two tank system also reduces waste of chemicals. The...

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Chapin Featured on Man vs. Yard

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Chapin Featured on Man vs. Yard

Featured on Man vs. Yard Chapin's Mixes on Exit system Take the "praying" out of spraying. While traditional lawn and garden sprayers require you to premix your chemicals, there's no need with the Mixes on Exit (MOE) backpack and ATV sprayer. MOE takes the guesswork out of mixed because you full, set and spray. TV Schedule June 12  KYTV - Springfield, MO @ 11 a.m. June 12 WRDW - Augusta, GA @ 12 p.m. June 26 WRDW - Augusta, GA @ 12:30 p.m. July 16 KPTV - Portland, OR @ 3.30 p.m. August 6 KPTV - Portland, OR @ 2 p.m.   TV...

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Chapin Backpacks Added to Tool Digest Editor's Pick 2021

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Chapin Backpacks Added to Tool Digest Editor's Pick 2021

Chapin Backpacks Added to Tool Digest Editor's Pick 2021 Our 61900 Backpack Sprayer, Chapin 61500 Backpack Sprayer, and Chapin 61800 Backpack Sprayer were all featured on our list of the Best Backpack Sprayers of 2021. Read the full article on Tool Digest!  

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