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What would I need to do to create water droplets of a consistent size and shape over a distance of 3 to 10 feet? Are there any special requirements for the nozzle?

Can I use pure water or should I have some kind of additive?

Any special requirements on the valve, etc, that is produced?

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Sorry, this isn't physics. More like DIY or engineering at best. – Noldorin Jan 4 '11 at 19:40

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I think that you only need an appropriate nozzle, called an atomizer. It is basically a very fine nozzle which uses the Venturi effect to create a very think cloud of droplets.

There are commercial companies selling specific nozzles by droplet size, distance and distribution (they are typically used in factories).

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