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02-07-2011, 10:28 PM
I'm going into liquid fertilization and I need to know what’s a good engine size for liquid fertilization? I have bought a used 200 gal tank but probably not going to use it at capacity. How many HP's will I need or should I get to be at a middle not too high and not too low pressure?

02-09-2011, 08:37 AM
I see alot of units that size with a 5.5 hp engine.

02-09-2011, 10:31 PM
Thanks for the reply

02-09-2011, 10:33 PM
I think you need to start with the pump before you deside engine size. The one i just built is 5.5hp though....

02-10-2011, 08:09 AM
What kind of pump are you using?

02-10-2011, 03:25 PM
I want to purchase a Honda engine and I wanted to know how much horse power I would need without stuggling for power applying liquid fertilizer.

It sounds like 5.5HP or higher is the ticket

Thanks, Derek

02-23-2011, 02:13 PM

Got any pictures of what you finally put together? I'd love to see it.