Fan jets

Discussion in 'Water Fed Pole Cleaning' started by SPCleaning, Jan 7, 2015.

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  1. SPCleaning

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    I have always used pencil and have decided to give fans a shot. I am assuming the technique must be different. Higher flow rate maybe? Any tips so that I get the best out of them?
     
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    My tip is to clean everything in sight of the window, especially the top frame. I used them none stop for a good few months because I liked the sound of them. Pencils are more accurate. Give them a try, you might love them :thumbsup:
     
  3. Shiny

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    I am thinking of trying fan jets out, but only on conny roofs and Facsias
     
  4. dredge3

    dredge3 Well-Known Member
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    Use fans all the time now, on a high flow. Uses less water and has a wider spread. Sometimes I switch back for a day or 2 lol. Still cant decide, but spend much more on fan
     
  5. mufcglen

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    ive had fan jets for a while on my brushes as well as jets but never used them however before christmas i started using them and found that i needed to put the flow rate up to work efficiently but funnily enough i saved more water, i think ive saved as a rough guide anouther 5-10 houses worth of water in the tank.
    i love the noise too and with steamy warm water it feels like im using a steam cleaner lol
     
  6. Smurf

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    I personally prefer to use fan jets than pencil on everything now.
     
  7. abs

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    Right my experience with fan jets it they sit above the brush , I got on fine with them on big commercial jobs ,but how do you lot manage when the brush has to go to the top of the glass on domestic ? Surely you spray the brick work and everything
     
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    Theses days fan jets are fitted in the brush stock not fitted to an arm above the brush.

     
  9. abs

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    The ionics brushes were fantastic :) don't the bristles stop the spray though or is it just a case of adjust till good ?
     
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    The gardiner wide fan jets fitted to their brushes as standard work. If you buy a new brush you have the option now as an optional extra to have them come with fan & pencil already fitted so can just swap over which jets you want to use.
     
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