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About WashRite

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  • Birthday 01/31/1962

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    Jud West
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    Valdosta, Georgia
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  1. Who comes to TGS weekly??

    I'm here 3-5 days a week. Mainly just catching up. Your Friend in Christ, Jud West 229 834-5133 www.valdosta.pressurewashing.net www.washritepressurewashing.com sales.washrite@gmail.com Like Us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/washritepressurewashing
  2. What size pressure washer do you use?

    Rod, I would think in residential work a small float tank (100 gallons for 2 machines) could easily keep up with 5.6GPM machines. The time saved is worth it. I ran 4GPM machines for several years and now run 5.1 and can really see a difference. Your Friend in Christ, Jud West 229 834-5133 www.valdosta.pressurewashing.net www.washritepressurewashing.com sales.washrite@gmail.com Like Us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/washritepressurewashing
  3. What size pressure washer do you use?

    It really depends on your target market you plan to service. However, there a couple things to look for in any market. Go with a minimum 5GPM machine @ 3500PSI. A belt drive machine will give you better performance in the long run. If you plan to attack commercial cleaning you will want to have heat. I have two 5.1GPM @ 3500PSI machines on my trailer which are plumbed to run independently and combined. Running two machines has real advantages. Also, running both machines combined allows me to run 10.2GPM @ 3500PSI. I am very satisfied with my GPM and PSI. Your Friend in Christ, Jud West 229 834-5133 www.valdosta.pressurewashing.net www.washritepressurewashing.com sales.washrite@gmail.com Like Us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/washritepressurewashing
  4. We have rinsed but try not to. It just depends on what the customer wants. We do not change the mix either way. Your Friend in Christ, Jud West 229 834-5133 washritepressurewashing.com sales.washrite@gmail.com Like Us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/washritepressurewashing
  5. I used the 4 nozzle and it has already saved a lot of time. I washed a house today @ 10 GPM and was surprised at the difference in rinse speed. Again, thanks for the input from everyone. Your Friend in Christ, Jud West 229 834-5133 washritepressurewashing.com sales.washrite@gmail.com Like Us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/washritepressurewashing
  6. Final update: Based on another recommendation, I installed the Super Suds Sucker and it pulled perfectly with 200' of 3/8" hose. I appreciate the input. A less expensive fix than changing to 1/2" hose. Your Friend in Christ, Jud West 229 834-5133 washritepressurewashing.com sales.washrite@gmail.com Like Us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/washritepressurewashing
  7. I currently use a 0050 and a 0040 tip to pull chemicals. Would I need to go to a larger tip with 1/2" @ 10gpm Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  8. My original setup was as you said with injectors after each machine but prior to joining together. I even went down to 1.8 injectors and still nothing. What if I used 1/2" hose from the pump to the hose reel or even 50' of 1/2" hose after the reel then go down to 3/8" hose? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  9. I will - Probably a 2.3 orifice? and thanks for the input Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. A quick update - I installed the injector but it would not pull with 200' of 3/8 Hose but pulled very well at 100'. I really want (need) to run 200' so I may look at 1/2" hose. One thing I think would help would be to get a higher GPM trigger gun. I currently use a 10.5 gun but will get a 12 or higher gun to see if that helps. Also, will try to use 150' of hose opposed to 200'. I may could get by with 150' Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. I found an injector that should work. A 2.75mm orifice rated for 6.6-10.8GPM.
  12. Does anyone apply chemicals with a 10 GPM+ pressure washer? I have two 5.1 GPM machines that I have tied together to 10.2 GPM but I cant apply chemicals. I have the chemical injectors located just prior to joining the machines. When I run the machines separately the chemical injectors work great but when I run them together they don't pull chemical. I even tried putting a 2.3 injector at the hose reel about 10' away but still couldn't pull chemical. Is there a larger orifice injector? Other solutions?
  13. I went with two machines as opposed to one machine with two guns mainly because of what the others have said. If one goes down you can still finish the job with the other machine. The good news is I haven't had to yet. Also, it is very easy to tie both machines together to get double the volume.
  14. Has anyone ever used this surface cleaner? I am looking for feedback. I am considering buying a 28-30" surface cleaner and this one has several features that appeal to me. Your feedback will be appreciated. BLUE GLIDER II 30" PROFESIONAL ROTORY SURFACE CLEANER FOR HOT OR COLD CLEANING
  15. In my local area I'm already 1 or 2 in the search engines depending on what words are used to search. I have seen an increase in traffic however but it may not be due to Facebook. I anticipate an increase this time of year.