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  Technical Information
Spraying Liquids with a
Example:
Spraying Liquids with a
Example:
WEighT Of
SpEcific graviTy
SpEcific graviTy
cOnvErSiOn
 Density Other Than Water
WEighT Of
Density Other Than Water
DesiredDaepspirleicdataipopnlricaatetioisn2r0atGePiAs 2o0f GPA of 28%N. Determine the correct nozzle
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Since all the tabulations in this catalog are
28%N. Determine the correct nozzle
Since all the tabulations in this catalog are
7.0 lb
8.0 lb
8.34
9.0 lb
10.0 lb
10.65
11.0 lb
12.0 lb
14.0 lb
SOLuTiOn
  s./gal. .84
.84
.92
.92
7.0 lbs./gal.
  s./gal. .96
.96
.98
.98
8.0 lbs./gal.
  lbs./gal. 1.00 – WATER 1.00
1.00
8.34 lbs./gal. 1.00 – WATER
  s./gal. 1.08
1.08
1.04
1.04
9.0 lbs./gal.
  s./gal. 1.20
1.20
1.10
1.10
10.0 lbs./gal.
  lbs./gal. 1.28 – 28% nitrogen 1.13
10.65 lbs./gal. 1.28 – 28% nitrogen 1.13
  s./gal. 1.32
1.32
1.15
1.15
11.0 lbs./gal.
  s./gal. 1.44
1.44
1.20
1.20
12.0 lbs./gal.
  s./gal. 1.68
1.68
1.30
1.30
14.0 lbs./gal.
size as follows:
based on spraying water, which weighs size as follows:
based on spraying water, which weighs
8.34 lbs. per USA gallon, conversion factors GPA (liquid other than water) x
8.34 lbs. per USA gallon, conversion factors GPA (liquid other than water) x
must be used when spraying liquids that are Conversion Factor
must be used when spraying liquids that are Conversion Factor
heavier or lighter than water. To determine
= GPA (from table in catalog)
heavier or lighter than water. To determine
= GPA (from table in catalog)
the proper size nozzle for the liquid to be
the proper size nozzle for the liquid to be
20 GPA (28%) x 1.13
sprayed, first multiply the desired GPM or
20 GPA (28%) x 1.13
sprayed, first multiply the desired GPM or
= 22.6 GPA (water)
GPA of liquid by the water rate conversion
= 22.6 GPA (water)
GPA of liquid by the water rate conversion
The applicator should choose a nozzle
factor. Then use the new converted GPM or The applicator should choose a nozzle
factor. Then use the new converted GPM or
size that will supply 22.6 GPA of water at
GPA rate to select the proper size nozzle. size that will supply 22.6 GPA of water at
GPA rate to select the proper size nozzle. the desired pressure.
the desired pressure.
Spray Coverage Information Spray Coverage Information
 This table lists the theoretical coverage
This table lists the theoretical coverage
of spray patterns as calculated from the
of spray patterns as calculated from the
included spray angle of the spray and included spray angle of the spray and
incLuDED
ThEOrETicaL cOvEragE aT variOuS Spray hEighTS (in inchES) ThEOrETicaL cOvEragE aT variOuS Spray hEighTS (in inchES)
 Spray angLE
incLuDED Spray
   ° 15° 2.1
 2.1 2.6
 2.6 3.2
 3.2 3.9
 3.9 4.7
4.7 6.3
6.3 7.9
7.9 9.5
9.5
° 20° 2.8
2.8 3.5
3.5 4.2
4.2 5.3
5.3 6.4
6.4 8.5
10.6 8.5
12.7 10.6
12.7
° 25° 3.5
3.5 4.4
4.4 5.3
5.3 6.6
6.6 8.0
10.6 8.0
13.3 10.6
15.9 13.3
15.9
° 30° 4.3
4.3 5.4
5.4 6.4
6.4 8.1
8.1 9.7
12.8 9.7
16.1 12.8
19.3 16.1
19.3
° 35° 5.0
5.0 6.3
6.3 7.6
7.6 9.5
11.3 9.5
15.5 11.3
18.9 15.5
22.7 18.9
22.7
0° 40° 5.8
5.8 7.3
7.3 8.7
10.9 8.7
13.1 10.9
17.5 13.1
21.8 17.5
26.2 21.8
26.2
5° 45° 6.6
6.6 8.3
8.3 9.9
12.4 9.9
14.9 12.4
19.9 14.9
24.8 19.9
29.8 24.8
29.8
0° 50° 7.5
7.5 9.3
11.2 9.3
14.0 11.2
16.8 14.0
22.4 16.8
28.0 22.4
33.6 28.0
33.6
5° 55° 8.3
10.3 8.3
12.5 10.3
15.6 12.5
18.7 15.6
25.0 18.7
31.2 25.0
37.5 31.2
37.5
0° 60° 9.2
11.5 9.2
13.8 11.5
17.3 13.8
20.6 17.3
27.7 20.6
34.6 27.7
41.6 34.6
41.6
5° 65° 10.2
12.7 10.2
15.3 12.7
19.2 15.3
22.9 19.2
30.5 22.9
38.2 30.5
45.8 38.2
45.8
3° 73° 11.8
14.8 11.8
17.8 14.8
22.0 17.8
27.0 22.0
36.0 27.0
44.0 36.0
53.0 44.0
53.0
0° 80° 13.4
16.8 13.4
20.2 16.8
25.2 20.2
30.3 25.2
40.3 30.3
50.4 40.3
60.4 50.4
60.4
5° 85° 14.7
18.3 14.7
22.0 18.3
27.5 22.0
33.0 27.5
44.0 33.0
55.4 44.0
66.4 55.4
66.4
0° 90° 16.0
20.0 16.0
24.0 20.0
30.0 24.0
36.0 30.0
48.0 36.0
60.0 48.0
72.0 60.0
72.0
5° 95° 17.5
21.8 17.5
26.2 21.8
32.8 26.2
40.3 32.8
52.4 40.3
65.5 52.4
78.6 65.5
78.6
0° 100° 19.1
23.8 19.1
28.6 23.8
35.8 28.6
43.0 35.8
57.2 43.0
71.6 57.2
85.9 71.6
85.9
0° 110° 22.8
28.5 22.8
34.3 28.5
42.8 34.3
51.4 42.8
68.5 51.4
85.6 68.5
103 85.6
103
0° 120° 27.7
34.6 27.7
41.6 34.6
52.0 41.6
62.4 52.0
83.2 62.4
104 83.2
104
0° 130° 34.3
42.9 34.3
51.5 42.9
64.4 51.5
77.3 64.4
103 77.3
103
0° 140° 43.8
54.8 43.8
65.7 54.8
82.2 65.7
98.6 82.2
98.6
0° 150° 59.6
74.5 59.6
89.5 74.5
89.5
  the distance from the nozzle orifice. 15
angLE 8(
8( 10(
10( 12(
12( 15(
15( 18(
18( 24(
24( 30(
30( 36( 36(
 the distance from the nozzle orifice.
These values are based on the assumption
These values are based on the assumption
that the spray angle remains the same
that the spray angle remains the same
throughout the entire spray distance. In throughout the entire spray distance. In
actual practice, the tabulated spray angle
actual practice, the tabulated spray angle
does not hold for long spray distances.
does not hold for long spray distances.
20 25 30 35 4 4 5 5 6 6 7 8 8 9
  Spray
Distance DistanceAngle
Spray Spray
Spray 9 Angle 10
11 12 13 14 15
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Coverage Coverage
Nozzle Nomenclature Nozzle Nomenclature
There are many types of nozzles available,
There are many types of nozzles available,
with each providing different flow rates,
with each providing different flow rates,
spray angles, droplet sizes and patterns.
spray angles, droplet sizes and patterns.
Some of these spray tip characteristics are
Some of these spray tip characteristics are
indicated by the tip number. indicated by the tip number.
remember, when replacing tips, be remember, when replacing tips, be
sure to purchase the same tip number,
sure to purchase the same tip number,
thereby ensuring your sprayer remains thereby ensuring your sprayer remains
properly calibrated. properly calibrated.
nozzle Type
nozzle Type
Brand naBmraend name visiflo® visiflo®
MaterialMaterial
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110° Spray
110° Spray
0.4 gallon per
0.4 gallon per
angle
angle
Minute nozzle
Minute nozzle
capacity rated
at 40 pSicapacity rated
at 40 pSi
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