Thank you for the info Loyd. Yes, agree and will now stick with the original gate value and search for an early banana style nozzle.
Looking at the gallon markers and orientation this evening. Seems either way 0-10 or 10-0 could work for a dry hose delivery set up.
From a historical perspective, do find the question interesting.

Last edited by smokey1; Sat Jan 09 2021 09:24 PM.