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Sopheak said that in addition to helping by removing human sprayers from being exposed to the pesticides, the drone is also more efficient and less prone to mistakes.
Caption: GUSS removes the operator from the sprayer and instead uses sophisticated software and sensor technology to guide itself through orchards.
Next, the measuring jug should be held under one nozzle for the same time to give the litres per hectare, which will enable the adjustment of the tractor speed, or the sprayer's pressure and water rate.
Other products produced by Vegcraft include: flatbed trailers; curtain-sided trailers; sprayer bowsers; low loaders; vegetable harvesting booms; the ProFill sprayer induction unit; layflat winders; refrigerated trailers; and vegetable harvesting equipment.
Therefore, an easy estimation of the spray plume generated in the vicinity of the sprayer (maximum distance of deposition of the product and its spatial distribution) for a specific configuration of air flow, nozzle pressure, and nozzle orientation would be of great help to validate key design parameters of the sprayer such as nozzle position, nozzle type, air conducts geometry, and fan regulation.
Tests in an apple orchard showed that the new sprayer reduced spray loss beyond tree canopies between 40 and 87 percent and reduced spray loss on the ground between 68 and 93 percent.
where [D.sub.overlap] is the diameter in the intersection jets area on a horizontal plate; [D.sub.large] is the diameter of the impacting water area by one sprayer and L is the nozzles spacing (Fig.
The cameras were positioned at the base of the spray booms in order to capture forward and backward boom movements in relation to the forward direction of the self-propelled sprayer. After the collection, the images were edited using the Adobe Premmier 2.0 software.
The high pressure constant stream afforded by this device proved very effective against the deadly scale and Bean's sprayer was soon in great demand among other Valley orchardists.
has announced the release of its updated RTX Texture Sprayer product line, ideal for interior and exterior finishing of textured materials, including EIFS, drywall mud and decorative finishing.
20 January 2016 - French agricultural sprayer maker Exel Industries has acquired 100% of US-based ET Works LLC, known as Equipment Technologies, and makers of the Apache sprayers, Exel said.