Spare Sprayer Parts To Have on Hand

Keeping your sprayer and other equipment in good operational order means routinely inspecting it and following a maintenance plan. You should conduct maintenance checks at end of season, preseason, and mid-season. Winter will soon enough run its course, so the time’s coming for considering what spare parts you might need. Not having the necessary parts […]

Antifreeze: Prepare Equipment for Winter

With winter arriving, you’ll want to get your equipment ready for harsher conditions. Among those: freezing temperatures. Having the right antifreeze can keep your equipment running smoothly through the season, so make sure you have the right type. While you prepare your equipment for winter, it’s a good time to fully inspect it as well. […]

Keep Rodents Off Farm Equipment & Machinery

UPDATED: This post about keeping critters off farm equipment was updated to reflect new information. We hope you find it useful! Are you including critter control in your machine maintenance plan? You should be. Rodents can cause thousands of dollars in damage. Not only do they eat your feed and have the potential to transmit […]

10 Steps to Winterize Your Sprayer

PaulB Parts offers tips to get your sprayer ready for cold weather When you’re ready to store your sprayer for the winter, you can’t just move it into the barn or shed and forget it. Winterize your sprayer before temperatures drop and you’ll lessen the risk of downtime when spring arrives. Pressure wash the outside […]

Your Sprayer Should Include Strainers

Strainers can keep machines running efficiently and may prolong their performance Strainers can help minimize clogging when you go to spray your fields. Sometimes a buildup of fertilizers or pesticides can cause scaling or loose particles. And wet-able powders can cause clogging. If nozzles, or any part of your spray system, get clogged, you’ll have […]

How to Choose the Right Layflat Hose

Layflat hose is ideal for agricultural and construction use because it’s flexible and it rolls flat. It offers functionality, easy setup and easy storage. LAYFLAT AWESOMENESS Lay flat hose works great for drip irrigation applications and water discharge applications that are temporary. It’s not to be buried underground. Hose that lays flat can be repaired […]

Metal, Ceramic, or Poly Spray Nozzle?

When choosing which sprayer tip to buy, material matters You can save time and money if you choose the right spray nozzle. The material of that nozzle tip makes a difference. When buying sprayer tips, think about cost, durability, and accuracy. METAL, CERAMIC, OR POLY TIPS Sprayer tips can be made of aluminum, brass, polypropylene, […]

Which Cover Crop Should I Choose?

Winter annuals used as a cover crop can prevent erosion and inhibit weed growth. Adding legumes to a winter annual can fix atmospheric nitrogen and attract beneficial insects. Traditionally, farmers who plant a winter annual, like wheat or rye, plant in early fall or late summer, once the corn is done. Then, come May or […]

Find the Right PTO Shaft

Need to find the right PTO shaft? To know which PTO driveline you want, first determine if your PTO is North American (also referred to as Domestic), or Metric. Look at the shape of the tubing on your driveline. Is it square, rectangular, or splined? If yes, it is likely a North American PTO driveline. […]

Which Spray Nozzles Should I Use?

Spray nozzles are one of the least expensive parts of a sprayer, yet their role is crucial in getting the proper pesticide, herbicide, and nutrient application you desire. Finding the right nozzle tip depends on your desired target and application. “Spray tips are available in many styles and materials,” says Bryan Fowler, TeeJet Technologies regional […]