Making life easier from the backyard, to the paddock and the workplace, Rapid Spray brings innovative technology and products to agricultural and industrial markets.
With the release of Rapid Spray’s 2018 full line catalogue, we bring you the hottest products to be introduced, as well as some old favourites. Regular visitors to the catalogue will enjoy catching up on the trials and tribulations of the ever-curious myth buster Ray while finding out what is new this year.
Advertiser content for Rapid Spray, whose 2018 Catalogue is out now.
1. SPOT SPRAYER TRAILER FOR THE YARD BLOCK 95L
Save time hitching up and make short work of spraying jobs around the house block. The Australian Made ‘Spot Ranger’ is suitable for towing between zero turn ride on mowers and has a range of boom lengths available. This unit boasts best in class warranties and is of exceptional build quality. Trailer kit is a limited time offers while stocks last.
2. LITHIUM ION POWERED BACKPACK SPRAYER
Who likes pumping a backpack sprayer? If your answer was no-one ever, then the Lithium Ion powered backpack sprayer may be for you. Lightweight and comfortable, the unit runs on an Lithium ion battery and you can choose between three or eight hours duration. Available from June 2018 it comes with a three year warranty.
3. DIESEL REFUELLING UNIT FOR EQUIPMENT IN THE FIELD
With this Genius diesel refuelling unit you no longer need to spend time transporting equipment back to the shed. The unit has secure three point locking for security and comes with a range of pumps and hose lengths. It will be available this autumn with a free Digital Flowmeter Kit. It comes with an Australian made tank which has a 15 year warranty.
4. BUDDY REMOTE CONTROLLED HOSE REEL
Eliminate hand winding and save your back, while getting the job done faster, with this Australian made 12/24 volt remote controlled hose reel. This is the only hose reel on the market with Adjustable My-Pace rewind speeds and it comes in 50m, 100m and 150m lengths. The hose reel is compact which makes it suitable for smaller sprayers and vehicles. Options start from $2,580.
5. BOOMLESS NOZZLE FOR FENCELINES
Kill pesky weeds along your fence lines with minimal fuss and accurate doses using the boomless nozzle. Th boomless nozzle is much easier than using a hand gun, allowing you to use both hands to drive your ATV, UTV, UTE etc. There are four sizes available to suit different pump options. It easily mounts to the rack of a quad or tray of a ute. The Boomless nozzle comes with 180 degree and 90 degree plates for controlling your spray pattern.
6. HIGH PRESSURE CLEANING SKID WITH REMOTE CONTROLLED HOSE REEL
Clean up farm machinery in record time whilst complying with your bio-security responsibilities when moving between properties. This high pressure wash-down can cut through stubborn grease and mud. It’s your choice of 30m or 50m remote controlled hose reel that will get you around the gear and back again without a fuss. The skid takes 250 litres of water ready to go with a large fill point.
7. “DIESELMASTER” ON-FARM DIESEL STORAGE TANK
Replace your rusting overhead tank with this new poly unit, which comes with a 15 year warranty. A 60 litre a minute pump gives faster machinery fill times and a metre keeps track of your fuel spend. The water separator and filter will keep those expensive new diesel motors in top condition and the tank complies with relevant sections of AS1940-2016 when installed in a bunded area. It also comes with a ground level fast fill point for tanker trucks with overfill protection.
8. RAPID BLUE “AD BLUE” REFILLING UNIT
Stop buying Adblue in expensive and inconvenient 10 litre drums and keep your new harvester or tractor topped up with ease. This refilling unit allows you to buy Adblue at the truckstop or service station at bulk rates and makes dispensing easy. Tanks come in 100 litre or 200 litre sizes and come complete with fully stainless steel pumps for long life and corrosion protection.
9. ULTIMATE FIRE RANGER, FIRE PROTECTION SKID
Save precious time with the ability to fork or crane this skid onto your vehicle when a fire breaks out. The Fire Ranger comes with quality Honda engines and Aussie FireChief pumps. The unit comes coupled with a poly hose reel that will not rust or crack over time and a motor cover to keep your engine out of the weather. Choose from 400-1000 litre sizes.
10. FASTFLO BACKPACK FIRE FIGHTER
Keep one of these on the ute for those ‘Uh-oh’ moments when you spark a grass fire. The Fastflo has a 16 litre capacity and comes with a double action hand pump for quick flame knockdown.
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