The HS-50, is a 50 Gallon, skid type hydroseeder. It will seed 650 square feet per load. It is equipped with an 6.5 H. P. Briggs Vanguard engine that is directly coupled to a 2″ X 2″ high volume centrifugal pump. The unit comes with 50′ of 1 1/4″ discharge hose, a gun and three nozzles ( 1 wide hydroseeding nozzle, 1 straight distance nozzle, and 1 trim nozzle). The empty weight of the HS-50 hydroseeder is 195 pounds. the loaded weight is 595 pounds. the physical dimensions are 24″W x 52″L x 29″H. The size of the skid frame on this unit is 20″W x 52″L. This unit will fit in the back of a compact pickup, or a utility vehicle such as the John Deere Gator. It can also be easily operated from a trailer.
The HS-50 is ideal for a golf course for repairing wear along cart paths, and for general repairs, for a cemetery, for construction repairs such as someone installing irrigation systems or water lines, and for lawn repair and renovation. It is capable of handling much larger jobs, but if the average job is larger, a bigger machine should be considered. Material is applied at approximately 30 G.P.M. Time to spray a complete tank is about 2 minutes. Mixing time is 2-5 minutes depending on material. This unit comes with 50′ of discharge hose. It will easily handle an extra 50′ of hose. The spray distance with the straight nozzle is approximately 40′.