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Tips on selecting sprayers for your lawn and garden work.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #201 Sep 1979 (v.29#7) pg. 70

Pump sprayers. How to choose the right model for your needs.
FINE GARDENING #32 Jul-Aug 1993 pg. 52

Using a hose-end proportioner to apply liquid fertilizers. How to apply no-mess manure tea automatically as you water is shown.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1983 (v.27#2) pg. 12

Repair and maintenance of your metal pressure-tank sprayer.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1985 (v.29#2) pg. 46

A guide to several types of garden sprayers (hose-end, backpack, pump, hand and can) and how to best use them.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1994 (v.38#2) pg. 20

How to make a protective sleeve from a milk jug to slip over a plant that is being sprayed with a chemical.
GARDEN GATE #27 Jun 1999 pg. 6

How to repair garden sprayers.
HANDY ANDY May 1978 (v.2#8) pg. 48

How to select a garden sprayer.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO May-Jun 1980 (v.5#3) pg. 81

How to calibrate lawn spray equipment.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1981 (v.6#4) pg. 77

Power sprayers. How to choose the right tool for reaching overhead.
HORTICULTURE Apr 1993 (v.71#4) pg. 64

Garden sprayers, a survey of manual and powered models.
HORTICULTURE Jun-Jul 1997 (v.94#6) pg. 68

Fertilzer pump attaches to the end of a garden hose and will deliver up to 1-1/2 gallons of concentrated fertilizer per minute and dilute it with water. With a fan spray, it will pump 1/3 gallon per minute with a dilution of 10:1.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #468 May 1967 (v.63) pg. 94

Portable garden sprayer for pesticides, etc. is made from 2-liter soda bottles, a football pump and some miscellaneous plumbing supplies.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #80 Mar-Apr 1983 pg. 100

A guide to a wide range of sprayers for use by the home gardener.
ORGANIC GARDENING Jul 1979 (v.26#7) pg. 71

A guide to the selection and use of portable sprayers.
ORGANIC GARDENING Aug 1986 (v.33#8) pg. 56

Garden insecticide dust dispenser is made from a 1-gallon paint can.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1984 (v.161#5) pg. 195

How to make a lightweight blower for cleaning debris from flower beds and that can be fitted with a sprayer for applying insecticides. Blower is made from an old tank vacuum cleaner.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1974 (v.30#4) pg. 22