Maintenance Series: Seals, Pumps, Nozzles, and More

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–Wayne Raney

Q: How do I know what type of seal material I should use with a particular cleaning chemistry?
A: Check with the chemistry manufacturer; they have a complete list in their technical data.
Q: How do I know if my nozzles are lined up correctly following a scheduled spray bar/nozzle cleanout maintenance?
A: Close all doors and windows on the machine, fill with water, and quickly start and stop the pump while observing the spray pattern.
Q: I find that I am quickly using a lot of chemistry…what should I do?
A: Check your chemical isolation section and see if fluid is leaving the machine via that route.
Q: How do I find out what type of curtain material I should use?
A: Check with the machine manufacturer; they should be able to direct you.