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BUL239: Packingline Machinery for Florida Citrus Packinghouses

Figure 5. Combined water-eliminator and fungicide-wax applicator. A. Major components of the unit: sponge rubber rolls with wringer rolls wiped by neoprene wipers constitute the water-eliminator section; horsehair brushes with flick bars follow as a brushbed for application of water-emulsion wax or fungicide. Note that flick bars are moved manually and only in contact position when rinsing the brushes. B. Flick bar detail.