Tips for Finding the Best Nozzle Spray
In the field is very to lack a sprayer these days. It is very necessary for a farmer to have skills for choosing the best nozzle sprayers for his or her garden or field. When it comes to the spraying of pesticide then this is very important. For agricultural purposes then there are very many spray tips for that. Among the many tips there are hollow cones, solid cone, even-spray, raindrop, flat fan and flood. Flat spray tip and even-spray are the best tips when it comes to those farmers who are responsible for the chemical application for their farms. There are also areas where the hollow cones and the solid cones are used.
There are some choices of the basic nozzle and spray techniques that can help you achieve your desires regardless of the selection of the spray nozzle. It is advisable that to achieve a uniform distribution then you can overlap the outer edges of the spray pattern. To be able to achieve the desired pattern of the spraying then you can correct the spacing of the nozzles and also the boom height above the surface being sprayed. The design of the tip of the nozzles will affect the amount of the overlap. The manufactures range of recommendation is from thirty percent to a hundred percent. The is an automatic change of the overlap from one design to the other. Recommendation from the manufactures will be necessary for choosing the right tips. Their information will help you in finding the best spray overlap and the best spray height.
Considering the droplets of two sprays can help you in the managing of the spray drift. The bigger droplets will have eight times the weight than the smaller droplets that is the diameter of the bigger drop will be twice than the small one. The smaller drop will fall slowly in the air than the bigger one. The bigger droplet has a low probability of being carried by the wind than the small drop.
The shape of the spray that is produced by the nozzle give it the name the flat fan nozzle. The spray pattern shape forms a “V” shape. Covering fully the area being sprayed was the reason why this spray was designed. An elliptical and narrow pattern is formed when it is sprayed. There are available factors to consider when it comes to the choosing of the spray tip. Material making the tip, Orifice size and spray angle are the factors to consider. Tips of the sprays will need to be replaced eventually as the will wear out with time. The abrasiveness and the corrosiveness of the solution being sprayed are the ones that will dictate the lifespan of the spray tip.