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Old 04-20-2010, 07:36 PM   #1
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Default Pressure washer to blast invasive species

Pressure washer to blast invasive species
State's new tool will help keep waterways free of aquatic pests
By Henry Miller Statesman Journal April 15, 2010

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It's definitely one of the world's most awesome squirt guns.

And if you're towing your boat to Henry Hagg Lake today, you might get to see the rollout of the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife's GHO Series Hydroblaster.

It's a killer.

Or at least that's the plan.

The trailer-mounted pressure washer that shoots 140-degree water at 3,000 pounds per square inch out of a 225-gallon tank has just one purpose: to blow away aquatic weeds and critters from boats and trailers so they can't set up shop in...
The tendency of man's nature to good is like the tendency of water to flow downwards.
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Old 04-21-2010, 10:54 PM   #2
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I hope this works for them. Cool tool.... which reminds me. I found two cool new tools I could add.
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