Terry’s Hydrovac Tips

The importance of greasing your boom turret and tips on how to do it!

The importance of greasing your boom turret and tips on how to do it! In my 20 some years in this industry, I’m still amazed to find so many people and companies do not grease or have a maintenance plan…

Maintaining a Positive Displacement Blower

Maintaining a Positive Displacement Blower The positive displacement blower is the soul of your hydrovac. Less down time in your operations comes from taking great care of it. The problem is that because these blowers always work so well, most…

Know Your Payload

Know Your Payload Know your payload and it will go a long way to help understand the true weight allowance on your truck and what the debris actually weighs. You can confidently tell your customers what you are hauling, not…

Get longevity out of your boom hose!

Get longevity out of your boom hose! We are all in business for one reason – to make money. Making money on the job site is only part of the program though. You can also make money by saving money!…

Terry’s Hydrovac Tips

The importance of replacing the hydraulic filter in your new hydrovac! Here’s a filter that was changed out on a new truck after 250 hours of operation. As you can see, the filter has been collecting debris from the truck’s hydraulic…