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    Glad to see u took advantage of this awesome,...

    Glad to see u took advantage of this awesome, once in a lifetime Hastelloy Air Pump Deal Jim Twist!
    I got one coming for myself, and you know I would never steer you wrong.
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    LOL, with that big monster air pump, you will...

    LOL, with that big monster air pump, you will have more time to spend, out on Lake Shasta!
    Back in the 80's, my ex wife and I rented a houseboat for a week, on Lake Shasta.
    Like Kevin said, one...
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    That's awesome Shasta ! My Son was born in...

    That's awesome Shasta !
    My Son was born in Sacramento, are u up in Redding area ?
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    Honestly, I am surprised they lasted as long as...

    Honestly, I am surprised they lasted as long as they did Kevin!
    I posted your sale of them over here, to try and give some of these guys here a shot at those awesome pumps.
    That truly was a once...
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    Think it is an NDP 15FVT, but any Kynar NDP 15...

    Think it is an NDP 15FVT, but any Kynar NDP 15 will work, with teflon, santoprene, or viton insides, and FLAT valve, stay away from the ones with the balls, they don't have enough suction lift for...
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    Hello Jim Twist! I have never used the All Flow...

    Hello Jim Twist!
    I have never used the All Flow or the ARO pumps, but they are good pumps. Of those 2 pumps, honestly I would prefer the All Flow's, and here is why. I was thinking of buying an...
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    No problem Chris, it can get confusing! Hey,...

    No problem Chris, it can get confusing!

    Hey, check out this little bastard.

    It is a speed control, for electric DC Motors!

    You simply hook it up to your Battery (or 12 volt power supply),...
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    Chris, voltage (12 volts) times 25 amps equals...

    Chris, voltage (12 volts) times 25 amps equals 300 watts, and these power supplies will do 400 watts!
    Here is an OHM'S Law Calculator http://www.ohmslawcalculator.com/ohms_law_calculator.php

    The...
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    I am not always here John, but this is where you...

    I am not always here John, but this is where you can find me http://roofcleaninginstitute.org/ if you need my help.
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    You know John better then I do Greg, I have never...

    You know John better then I do Greg, I have never talked to him.
    I really don't come here as much as I once did, and spend most of my time with serious roof cleaners, at the Roof Cleaning Institute....
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    Chris, running 2 pumps together only doubles...

    Chris, running 2 pumps together only doubles flow, it does not increase pressure.
    Back when I ran dual 12 volt roof cleaning pumps, I noticed no noticeable increase in shooting distance, but flow...
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    It is true that a shorter hose will always spray...

    It is true that a shorter hose will always spray better then a longer one, but even with 5/8 hose, that particular Shurflo Pump he has isn't what I would call a "run off machine".
    However, you idea...
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    This happens all too often John. A Pressure...

    This happens all too often John. A Pressure Washing Vendor will sell what he has, vs doing the right thing, and ordering what you really need.
    Or, he may just not possess the knowledge you believed...
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    I would feel a little better knowing what kind of...

    I would feel a little better knowing what kind of hose it is John.
    But Carpet Cleaners use Sodium Hydroxide, so it may be ok.

    Cut that Hose down to no more then 250 feet. Just that extra 50 feet...
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    OMFG Brother! You are gonna be an "easy...

    OMFG Brother!
    You are gonna be an "easy project" for me to fix!
    This IS your problem, all of that small diameter 3/8 hose is choking your pump.
    This is a common mistake John, and I too have made...
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    John, you said you have the 45 psi Shurflo. What...

    John, you said you have the 45 psi Shurflo. What size hose are you using, and how long is it ?
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    Yes, Pinch A Penny is just like Leslie's Ralph,...

    Yes, Pinch A Penny is just like Leslie's Ralph, except that they tend to have smaller tanks, with more frequent fillings.
    Always try to AVOID any place with Huge, oversized SH Tanks, because even...
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    That Shurflo 45 psi 3.5 GPM pump is ancient...

    That Shurflo 45 psi 3.5 GPM pump is ancient technology! If you are using 3/8 or even 1/2 inch hose, going to 5/8 hose will be a huge improvement, because the larger the hose diameter, the less...
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    I see that you are here in Florida! Leslie's...

    I see that you are here in Florida!
    Leslie's Chlorine sucks, seriously it does. Do you have a Pinch A Penny Store close to you ? If so, their SH is a Lot better then the Leslies stuff.

    To answer...
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    Everyone has a way that works for them. We...

    Everyone has a way that works for them. We actually climb on nearly every roof we clean.
    Our friends up north might have a 3 story 10/12 pitch roof, and must spray from a ladder.
    These almost have...
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    Well ...... depends on which KIND of a roof....

    Well ...... depends on which KIND of a roof.
    Tile roofs have edges (Lips) that are easier to get if you work from the bottom up.
    This forces the spray against the edges of the tiles, but the same...
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    All air pumps need a separate air/water separator/filter regulator in the air line, vs just relying on the air compressors regulator alone.
    The additional regulator is cheap insurance should the one...
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    Both are better, in an absolute sense, then Gain...

    Both are better, in an absolute sense, then Gain is, as far as thickness is concerned.
    Both either contain Ammonyx LO, or a closely related to Ammonyx surfactant. Gain also contains Ammonyx, just...
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    The SH quickly looses potency in it's battle with...

    The SH quickly looses potency in it's battle with the roof algae, and from evaporation. I have had roofs sit for a week, and then get a 1/2 assed rain harm plants. This is because basically salt is...
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    Well, we do clean roofs everyday year around,...

    Well, we do clean roofs everyday year around, here in Tampa, and AODD Pumps with compressors are all we use.
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