Materials required for proper installation:
Drilling a hole in the trunk of the palm with a slight downward slope to facilitate the introduction of the liquid.
With a drill and a bit of 8 mm. diameter and 20 to 40 cm. lenght, drill to the center of the trunk, where the largest number of conducting vessels are situated.
Inserting and removing the drill several times to remove residual sawdust and facilitate the installation of the injector.
Insert the SOSPALM injector fin vertically, with the help of a rubber hammer.
Paint the injector neck with putty, to keep sealed and continue introducing until level to the trunk.
It is important to maintain the closuresealed to prevent the conducting vessels becoming clogged.Do this step as faster as you can.
Prepare the recommended dose and apply with a disposable syringe and a lengthener. Remove the cap and introduce the product slowly. Distilled water is recommended to encourage greater solution.
After completing the application, replace the cap tightly and everything will be ready for the next application.
Install 2 injectors in date palms and 3 injectors in Canary Islands palms.
To prevent fungal infections, disinfect the bit with blench and water mixture after each drilling.
During the installation and operation of the peg, follow basic safety rules anduse appropriate protective equipment.
With the use of pesticides, follow the manufacturer’s instructions, follow the safety instructions specified on the label and properly dispose of the material used.