The pitch: The Dig Leit-1 gathers enough energy from surrounding light to operate both day and night and in any weather condition.
- No need for batteries or direct sunlight.
- Contractors do not have to dig trenches to lay wires or position their timer so that it can access an A/C power source.
- Utilizing SimpleSmart programming, the Leit-1 automatically adjusts watering schedules each month, eliminating under- and over-watering and adapting to regional and seasonal changes.
For more information: leit-1.digcorp.com
Edgetite Paver Spikes
The pitch: Edgetite spikes help solve the separation problem that can occur when installing paver edging with common spikes.
- Edgetite spikes are unique because of the angled-tip design.
- As an Edgetite spike is hammered into the compacted base the angled-tip deflects away from the installation while the head pushes the edge restraint tightly against the brick.
- The angled final position of an installed Edgetite spike resists frost heave.
For more information: www.edgetite.com
Green Gorilla Powered Spray System
The pitch: The Green Gorilla powered spray system connects to a premium spray tank, and eliminates manual pumping by pressurizing the air within the system.
- The Power Pack’s rechargeable Lithium Ion power lasts for hours.
- The system also serves as an automatic pressure relief for added safety. Power Packs can be snapped between tanks with no cross-contamination.
- Available in 1.5-gal. and 2.5-gal. tanks.
For more information: www.green-gorilla.com
Mauget’s Ultra Hp
The pitch: Mauget’s Ultra Hp is a caution-labeled antibiotic developed specifically for tree injection use in liquid-loadable injectors.
- Available in 0.5- and 1-liter bottles.
- Specifically developed for use with liquid-loadable tree injection equipment, Mycoject Ultra Hp is a high-volume version of the tetracycline antibiotic used in Mycoject Ultra.
- With improved solubility, Mycoject Ultra Hp is a systemic aid in the suppression of certain bacterial diseases in elm, red oak, palm, peach, pear, and non-bearing pecan and plum trees.
For more information: www.mauget.com.
Pentair Centrifugal Pumps
The pitch: Pentair’s Hypro 9208 Series is designed to meet liquid fertilizing and water transfer needs. The 9308 Series is engineered for spraying of corrosive chemicals in hydrostatic and non-hydrostatic drive systems.
- Each series is equipped with a 316 stainless steel impeller.
- Features a Life Guard silicon carbide seal for abrasion prevention.
- The pump models within each of the two new series include 5-in., 150-lbs. ANSI flanged inlets.
For more information: www.hypropumps.com
Oly-Ola Edgings Teco-Edg
The pitch: Oly-Ola Edgings’ Teco-Edg is a 6-in. high L-shaped edge restraint with drainage slots.
- Made of PVC material, it can be installed under or outside pavers or gravel.
- Available in rigid or flexible pieces, the sturdy, 6 x 6-in., L-shaped profile of the restraint is designed with multi-purpose stake holes.
- The edging can also be used on green roofs and helps buildings qualify for LEED points.
For more information: www.olyola.com
Vermeer Stump Cutter
The pitch: The SC30TX features an electronic fuel injection (EFI) gas engine that is geared for cold-weather starts.
- Two individually controlled tracks provide a zero-turning radius.
- Its horizontal shaft design allows for easier access and maintenance due to the elimination of drive belts.
- The optional AutoSweep system monitors engine speed and automatically adjusts cutter wheel sweep to reduce engine and structural stress.
For more information: www.vermeer.com