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Learn About Pumps Used For Non Pressure Roof Cleaning.
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No New Posts What Would You Guys Do?
 
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I just saw this air compressor new, ( http://pacificpowerequip.com/Air-Compressor.asp ) with the plastic still on it, at a local pawn shop. The guy says it's been there far too long and he's tired of moving it around. The tag on it says $700.00 He seems ecstatic that I'm interested in it and give...
PreferredSoftWashing 5 688
No New Posts Enclosed trailer progress
 
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Moving everything over into the enclosed trailer is taking a lot longer then I had anticipated. Staying too busy to get much done. I need a few days of not needing the equipment to move it over.. I have coated the floor with truck bed liner. I need to go up the sides a foot or two but I wanted to wait until I had...
WeWashWindows 6 1014
No New Posts Open or enclosed trailer? ( 1 2 )
 
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I was wondering what your thoughts are on open vs. enclosed trailers.  I have been pricing out both on ebay and local distributors and there is quiet a price difference but I was wondering what some of the pros and cons are that you guys have found.  I have been leaning towards an enclosed trailer, but wa...
Dustin Miller 22 2689
No New Posts 1997 f250 flatbed for sale
 
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If anyone is looking for a truck i am selling myn.  We will be building a new one so no need now.  This is a 1997 f250 hd, ext cab, pwr windows and seats with cold ac. Truck has an 8ft flatbed with ladder rack and step bar  NO EQUIPMENT just the truck. Dual fuel tanks. truck is powered by a 460 (7.5 liter v8) $380...
dirtlessdave 3 672
No New Posts For Sale - Roof Cleaning Pumps ( 1 2 )
 
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For sale: Delavan 5850 - Used for only 2 roofs and thoroughly rinsed both times.  Paid $130 with shipping.  Yours for $70. Delavan 5850 - Brand new, never used!  Paid $130 with shipping.  Yours for $90. Flojet Pentaflex 7.0 - Used for only 2 roofs and thoroughly rinsed both times.  Includes new ball...
Grizzly 23 1991
No New Posts Newbie
 
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I have been looking at this business for some time and looking at information on the internet and different sites. I really like all the info you guys give on this forum. I was wanting some advice on what products work best and is there any pressure used at all on the roof. I have heard alot of good things an...
Herk 4 629
No New Posts Air Compressor for sale- 4 months old
 
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Northern 20 gallon 5.5 hp Honda.  Paid $850 w/shipping.  I'll take $500.
Roof Cleaning New Jersey 3 608
No New Posts Doing It Right
 
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When using PVC, it is best to use a Chlorine STABLE Glue, and not just the cheapest chit you can grab at Lowe's.Caustic Piping Remedies Ask an Expert From: Products Finishing, Stephen R. Schulte, from Hixson Inc. Posted on: 5/1/2011When I reviewed our operations, I was struck by how many of our PV...
Apple Roof Cleaning Tampa FL (813) 655-8777 0 592
No New Posts Trailer for sale.
 
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No not mine but a friend of a friend. http://richmond.craigslist.org/bfs/2426079037.html  
gutterdog 5 771
No New Posts Hose for sale
 
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310 feet of 1/2" 800 psi ag hose. $150.00 will ship from 34287 800-661-5349 ext.  4 [URL=http://www.use.com/new_pump_set_402...
Sarasota Roof Cleaning 5 730
No New Posts Soapy Shingles Roof Cleaning Setup
 
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Here's my current setup.  Thanks for everyones post on rig setups. One tank is just for Hypo while the other is for roof mix.  Anybody have any suggestions feel free to chime in.
Craig Finney 3 876
No New Posts Air Compressor Thoughts ( 1 2 )
 
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Harbor Freight has a new air compressor with a 6.5 horse chinese motor and dual 4.5 gallon air tanks.  I was quoted 399.95 for it plus 79.95 for a 2 year STORE REPLACEMENT warranty ! I was told if ANYTHING failed to simple bring it back and get a NEW one !!! I have used the OLD version of this compressor but wi...
Apple Roof Cleaning Tampa FL (813) 655-8777 22 2557
No New Posts pump setup question
 
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heyya guys, i've been on here for awhile now reading all of your posts. So this is really my first one :) heres my situation, i have a guy that can supply me with a 23gpm 120v 60hz utility pump for only $25.00 each. Anytime i need one i can pick up one. soooo, i have one hooked up on my truck, now this thing uses a...
Bravura 10 769
No New Posts New roof cleaning gun ( 1 2 )
 
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I am told that this gun will last and will come with a one year warranty by a sales rep. The catch is it is $135. It's from Annovi R What do you guys think. Also My old gun just bit the dust after 2 plus months of trial and was a great gun, 13gpm. I would spend another $35 but I do believe there is a better one out t...
BCRoofClean 34 2630
No New Posts My FatBoy Pump ( 1 2 )
 
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I've only used this pump on 6 roofs. Today I was going to softwash some really bad siding with it. The Pump ran untill it primed and got pressure. At first it only shot 15 feet then it dwindled down to 2 feet. The pump would turn on every 10 seconds for about 2 seconds. That is even with no tip on it at all. I have...
Roof Cleaning Raleigh NC 23 2086
No New Posts Roof Wand from Pressure Tek snapped while working, DOH! ( 1 2 )
 
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Anyone ever had this happen before? I was up on a roof yesterday spraying to my hearts content and the wand snapped right where the pvc threads into the trigger gun. DOH! I was really wishing I had a back up at that point, but I didn't expect that part to fail. I had to finish with a pump up sprayer, but I was al...
Roof Cleaning Severna Park MD 31 2148
No New Posts Fatboy issues, any ideas? Pump will not start. ( 1 2 )
 
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I was testing out my roof cleaning setup yesterday with a new ball valve gun that I made and it was working fine, but then I turned the pump off and disconnected the hose from my chemical tank and dunked it in a bucket of water to rinse the pump out. It sprayed fine for about 10 seconds and then everything shu...
Roof Cleaning Severna Park MD 28 1838
No New Posts KURI Tec Hose Inside Disintegrating? ( 1 2 )
 
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In August of 2010, I bought 200' of the red KURI tech hose from Lori at PWP..... I've not talked to PWP about it yet, but something strange has been happening on the last few jobs (roofs and housewashes)...... I am using the All-Flo (also from PWP) and the tri banger with the tips from Lori......  sometim...
bnkeenan 25 2176
No New Posts Running W/O Hose Reels ? ( 1 2 )
 
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That is exactly what we are doing. Both of our trucks have no more hose reels. I simply got sick and tired of replacing swivels and manifolds. We have flat bed trucks, and simply lay the hose in the flatbed between our dual tanks. It looks like chit, but sprays much better, and save us money and breakdowns...
Apple Roof Cleaning Tampa FL (813) 655-8777 39 2173
No New Posts Tyvek? ( 1 2 )
 
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How many of you bother wearing tyvek when shooting from the gutter line?
Jared 21 1740
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