Q: This month I am considering slurry equipment service tips and what you need to check prior to the commencement of slurry spreading at the start of February - all dependent on the weather conditions of course!
Q1. I am a contractor and considering buying some slurry machinery, can you tell me what is best choice, a tanker system with booms or umbilical set up? - Jonathan -Co. Armagh
SlurryKat, the award winning slurry handling specialist, held its first annual open and demonstration day Friday 14th September 2012 at their head office and factory in Waringstown, Co Armagh.
Q. "Does using a 5" Hose on an umbilical system make much difference to output? - Ian, Co. Tyrone
Q. I am thinking of buying a single axle tanker with 30.5 tyres but can't decide on tyre choice between Russian or Radial type options. Les - Co. Antrim
A - This is a good and commonly discussed issue when it comes to tankers with large tyres. Issues that need to be considered here are - amount and type of use, size of tanker and price.
Q1: "I have the opportunity to buy cheaper couplings for my lay flat hoses on my umbilical system, is there any difference from the original Bauer couplings?"
Anthony, Co Tyrone