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Title: Light-weight extension tubes for compressed-air garden sprayers

Author: McConkey, Thomas W.; Swett, Charles E.;

Date: 1967

Source: Research Note NE-73. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 8p.

Publication Series: Research Note (RN)

Description: To hand-spray taller trees safely and efficiently, 8-, 12-, and 16-foot extension tubes for compressed-air garden sprayers were designed and built. These light-weight tubes have been used successfully for spraying white pine leaders for weevil control on the Massabesic Experimental Forest in Maine. Bill of materials and assembly instructions are included.

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McConkey, Thomas W.; Swett, Charles E. 1967. Light-weight extension tubes for compressed-air garden sprayers. Research Note NE-73. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 8p.

 


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