Chapin 1253 2-Gallon Premier Series Pro Stainless Steel Sprayer


PrintWarning: Cancer and Reproductive Harm.

Print Advertencia: Cáncer y Daños Reproductivos.

PrintAvertissement: Cancer et Dommages Reproductifs.


Chapin's 1253 Premier Stainless Steel Sprayer is a durable all-purpose sprayer used for lawn, home and garden applications. 
  • 2-gallon funnel top stainless steel tank
  • Compatible with common fertilizers, weed killers and pesticides
  • Create a fine mist or coarse stream by twisting the brass nozzle
  • Brass Shut-off with lock-on feature for fatigue-free spraying
  • 42" reinforced hose
  • Ergonomic handle for easy pumping and carrying

    Applications: Fertilizing, weed, fungi, and pest control


    Chapin Product Manual graphic - red book with Product Manual

    Chapin 1253 Product Manual



    Storage & Maintenance

    1. Rinse tank thoroughly with water only, empty, refill with water.
    2. Follow Filling, Pressurizing and Spraying Instructions, but also pump unit only 8-10 strokes.
    3. Be sure the wand and nozzle are thoroughly rinsed with water after each use.
    4. Open shut-off and allow water to run through discharge assembly.
    5. Release pressure (Follow Pressure Release Instructions), remove pump and empty sprayer.
    6. Store sprayer tank upside down, with pump removed, in a warm, dry location.
    7. Periodically oil pump by dropping 10-12 drops of light oil down pump rod through opening in cover.


      Improper use or failure to follow instructions can result in explosive failure causing serious eye or other injury.

      Read the enclosed instruction manual before use.

      Wear goggles and protective gear.

      Never spray flammable, caustic, acidic, chlorine, bleach or other corrosive solutions or heat, pressure, or gas producing chemicals. Always read and follow chemical manufacturer’s instructions before use with this sprayer as some chemicals may be hazardous when used with this sprayer.

      Acid and bleach solutions are to be used ONLY in designated sprayers.

      Empty and clean tank after use and release pressure before disassembly.

      Do not modify sprayer.

        Do not leave a pressurized sprayer in the hot sun. Heat can cause pressure build-up resulting in possible explosion.

        Do not store or leave solution in tank after use. Never use any tool to remove pump if there is pressure in sprayer. Never stand with face or body over top of tank when pumping or loosening pump to prevent ejecting pump assembly and/or solution from striking and injuring you. Never pressurize sprayer by any means other than the original pump. Replace parts only with manufacturer’s original parts. 

          Technical Specs

          Model Number 1253
          Tank Size 2-gallon
          Tank Mouth Opening 3-inch funnel
          Tank Construction stainless steel
          Hose Length 42-inches
          Hose Material reinforced
          Shut-Off Material zinc with brass coating
          Spray/Flow Rate (GPM) .4-.5 gpm
          Nozzle(s) adjustable brass
          Handle metal-alloy
          Shipping Weight In Pounds 5.3
          Item Weight In Pounds 6.5
          Extension Wand Material brass
          PSI - Operating Pressure 40-60 psi
          Pump Type
          Package Dim. In. (LxWxH)
          8.25 x 8.25 x 18.2
          Item Dim. In. (LxWxH)
          8 x 8 x 18
          Extension Wand Length
          Spray Stream Max Horiz.
          Spray Stream Max Vertical
          Lifetime warranty


           *Spray distance is dependent on many factors such as adjusted nozzle orifice size, tank pressure, wind interference and angle of inclination. Spray distances may vary based on user's specific application.