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    Rpm

    Thank you for your help
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    Rpm

    I’m in the same boat as far as distributors go. I got mine to 2600 without taking anything off. Do your rpms seem to run consistent without the limiter? I might take mine off and see how it goes, I could tell a huge difference running at 2600
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    Rpm

    I have a governor on mine which limits throttle all of the machines do as far as I know. I just didn’t realize mine was so far off. I’m sure it was gradual over time and I just got used to the way it was sounding. I’ve been playing with it and got it to come up some but just wanted to make sure...
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    Rpm

    Yes, it’s accurate
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    Rpm

    I got a tachometer and checked it. It’s running between 2000 and 2100 full throttle no load or water pump
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    Rpm

    I need some help adjusting my rpm. I have prochem apex and rpm are low. I just need some help on how to adjust them and bring them back up. Thank you for any help
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    Shower tile light grey grout turning black where floor and walls meet

    Thank you for your help. I haven’t actually seen it yet but plan to meet with her sometime this week or first if next week. Much appreciated
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    Shower tile light grey grout turning black where floor and walls meet

    Do you think using a acidic cleaner along these areas might help?
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    Shower tile light grey grout turning black where floor and walls meet

    That was my initial thought. She has attempted to clean and scrub it off with no luck using cleaning agents for such. From my experience, if it were mold, this should have taken care of it or at least improved it.
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    Shower tile light grey grout turning black where floor and walls meet

    Had a customer call me today and tell me this is happening in her shower. She said it seems to be spreading along where the floor and walls meet. She said it is not coming out onto the rest of the floor. She said she has had the tile professionally cleaned by two different companies with no...
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    Mytee spinner

    I have a 12 in spinner and have been using size 1501 jets. I was thinking about changing to 1502. I realize 1502 would be less likely to clog, but was wondering if any of you guys have a preference on which does the better cleaning job. Thanks so much, any input greatly appreciated
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    What size jets should I use in prochem titanium wand?

    I have a 6 jet wand and was just curious what size jets work best.
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    Looking for a best pre-spray for restaurants.

    I like prochem power burst. I have used it with great results everytime.
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    How Much Work Do You Do By Yourself?

    I agree, I find it much more efficient with a helper that can be setting up/rolling up the van while you are inside selling to the customer. A helper can also have a room ready when you get there so you never have to stop cleaning. No idle time with the machine running. I would always prefer...
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    How do you guys pay your cleaning technicians?

    I now pay my helper by the hour. He has been working with me for almost two years. I finally let him go out by him self and complete a couple of jobs. Did follow up calls with the customers and they were very satisfied. Just wondering if you guys pay by the hour or is it more percentage? If...
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    Cleaning a Chinese Restaurant: What solutions do you use?

    I havent tried the other products but prochems power burst works great. Ive had no problems no matter how much grease is in the carpet.
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    Anyone cleaning with a prochem apex?

    I am looking to purchase a prochem apex. Have been working with a prochem performer 405, it has been a great machine. Would like any feedback from anyone using or familiar with an apex.
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    Looking to purchase a new Prochem Apex

    Ive been looking at two machines, one the sapphire scientific 570ss, the other the prochem apex. I have a prochem performer 405 now and it has been a wonderful machine. This makes it hard for me to get away from prochem. To make things even better a representative from prochem called me today...
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    Fresh water supply installed in your van, how beneficial is it?

    I am looking to purchase my second van. I am having trouble finding a one ton extended van (Im looking for a Chevy/GMC). I found one brand new one but am trying to buy used 2008 or above. The reason for my question is Ive found plenty of 3/4 ton vans but I payload with a machine and fresh...
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    Buying new need advice Prochem apex or Sapphire 570ss

    I agree with you about staying with what works. Why fix something that isnt broken? I have taken a look at the sapphire 570ss and it does a few things the prochem doesnt. It generates higher pressure for hard surface cleaning so more gpm while maintaining heat. Both machines are powered by a...
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    Only getting 130 degrees right now my jets?? What you guys getting? Prochem Performer 405

    Have you thought to replace your heat by-pass on the front of the machine? If that has been over tightened too many times it may be leaking. Something simple to check before spending alot of money on other things.
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    Buying new need advice Prochem apex or Sapphire 570ss

    I am currently working with a prochem performer 405. Have worked with prochem machines for the last 10 years. I have been very pleased with performance. Recently began to take a look at the sapphire 570ss. Looks like a very impressive machine. I am looking to buy a 2nd machine and have it...