02 NCAC 38 .0804 USE OF APPLICATOR TANKS AS MEASURING DEVICES
When a cylindrical applicator tank is used as a measuring device in the distribution of liquid fertilizer, it shall be calibrated by liquid measure from zero to capacity with zero indicating empty. There shall be a graduation scale on each end of the applicator tank located at a distance of not more than 1/16 of an inch away from the sight glass or tube. The value of graduated intervals shall not exceed:
(1) one gallon for a tank of a nominal capacity of 300 gallons or less;
(2) five gallons for a tank of a nominal capacity of 301 gallons or more.
History Note: Authority G.S. 106‑660;
Eff. May 1, 1983;
Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. March 22, 2015.