TITLE

HANDY SOLUTION TO WEEDING CHORE

AUTHOR(S)
Mabbett, Terry
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Forestry & British Timber;Feb2006, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Micron Sprayers Ltd.'s Handydome portable battery-operated sprayer. The controlled droplet application spraying equipment comprises a rotary atomizer mounted under a freely rotating circular dome. The equipment provides flexible and effective week control with minimal droplet drift and significant labor savings.
ACCESSION #
19801596

 

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