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Sutton Ag is the U.S. exclusive distributor of Zon bird scare cannons and accessories.

Since 1942, Zon Automatic Scarecrow Cannons have proven indispensable in protecting vineyards, orchards, vegetable crops, airports, etc. from pest bird and wildlife damage. Below is a brief comparison of the various Zon cannon models produced over the years.

ZON BIRD SCARE CANNON MODEL

PARTS / SERVICE AVAILABILITY

CANNON FEATURES

Zon Mark 4 Propane Cannon
Current mechanical cannon model
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Single megaphone Zon Mark 4 bird scare cannon
Zon Mk 4 cannon with single megaphone. Introduced May, 2015.

Zon Mk 4 bird scare cannon
Zon Mk 4 cannon with zinc-plated telescopic megaphone.
Introduced October, 2012
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Zon Mark 4 bird scare cannon
Zon Mk 4 Cannon with painted megaphone
(1996 - 2012 models).

Zon Mark 4 bird scare cannon parts are readily available. Visit our Zon cannon parts page for more information.

Introduced in 1996, the Zon Mk 4 is the most widely used bird scare cannon in the world.

Operator and parts manuals are available upon request. Zon Mk 4 diagram can be downloaded at our Zon Cannon Support page.

We provide parts and service for this bird scare cannon. Service may also be available through your local Zon cannon dealer.

  • Most reliable and user friendly bird scare cannon in the world.
  • Single shot bird scare cannon.
  • Shot / blast interval is from about 40 seconds,
    up to 30 minutes.
  • 100 - 125 decibels with telescopic megaphone model; approximately 125 decibels with single-megaphone model.
  • Full 20 pound (5 GAL) propane tank provides
    about 17,000 Zon Mk 4 detonations.

Electronic Zon EL08 Cannon
Current electronic cannon model
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Single megaphone Zon EL08 propane cannon
Zon EL08 cannon with single megaphone. Introduced May, 2015.

Zon EL08 electronic bird scare cannon
Zon EL08 cannon with zink plated telescoping megaphone.
Introduced May, 2013.

Zon EL08 propane cannon
Zon EL08 Cannon with painted barrel
(2008-2013 models)

Zon EL08 bird scare cannon parts are readily available.

The Electronic Zon EL08 was introduced in 2008.

Operator and parts manuals are available upon request. EL08 diagram can be downloaded at our Zon Cannon Support page

We provide parts and service for this bird scare cannon. Service may also be available through your local Zon cannon dealer.

  • Multi-shot bird scare cannon.
  • Shot / blast interval is about 5 seconds between blasts. Interval between blast series is adjustable
    from 1 to 60 minutes.
  • Capable of fixed or random blast intervals.
  • Up to 130 decibels.
  • Full 20 pound (5 GAL) propane tank provides about 15,000 EL08 detonations.
  • Auxiliary input for optional Push-Button Activator.

Electronic Zon Mark 3 Propane Cannon
Discontinued.
Zon Mark 3 bird scare cannon

Some Electronic Zon Mk 3 parts are available

Introduced in 2004, the Electronic Zon Mark 3 was discontinued in 2008 with the introduction of the Zon EL08 cannon, but some parts are still available.

Operator and parts manuals are available upon request.

We provide parts and service for this cannon.

  • Multi-shot propane cannon.
  • Shot/blast interval is about 15 seconds between blasts. Interval between blast series is adjustable
    from 1 to 60 minutes.
  • Capable of fixed or random blast intervals.
  • Up to 120 decibels.
  • Full 20 pound (5 GAL) propane tank provides about 10,000 Electronic Zon Mk 3 detonations.
  • Auxiliary input not included (Push-Button Activator
    not available).

Zon Mark 2 Propane Cannon
Discontinued. Also known as "Zon Export Scarecrow Gun"
Zon Mark 2 bird scare cannon

Zon Mk 2 parts are readily available. Visit our Zon cannon parts page for more information.

Introduced in 1972, the Zon Mark 2 was discontinued in 1996 with the introduction of the Zon Mark 4 cannon, but parts are still available. Operator and parts manuals are available upon request. Zon Mk 2 diagram can be downloaded at our Zon Cannon Support page.

The Zon Mk 2 has a "U" shaped stand instead of 2 separate leg pieces like the Mk 4 cannon.

We provide parts and service for this cannon. Service may also be available through your local Zon cannon dealer

  • Single shot propane cannon.
  • Shot/blast interval is from about 2 minutes,
    up to 30 minutes.
  • 70 - 120 decibels.
  • Full 20 pound (5 GAL) propane tank provides
    12,000 - 15,000 Zon Mk 2 detonations.
  • Label on lid / cover may read: "Zon Export",
    "Scarecrow Gun", "Automatic Scarecrow",
    "BM Lawrence", "HC Shaw", "Shawline"
    "MJ Flynn" or other
  • Options include rotating tripod assembly, tripod extension kits, on/off timer.

Zon Carbide Cannon/Models M60, 163, 167
Obsolete.
Zon carbide cannon (obs)

Carbide cannon parts are NOT available

This cannon was discontinued in 1972 with the introduction of the Zon Mark 2 cannon.

We are unable to provide parts, service, or manuals for this cannon.

  • N/A. Obsolete bird scare cannon.
  • Carbide cannon / flint cannon parts are UNAVAILABLE from Sutton Ag.
Along with an industry standard warranty, Zon cannons and accessories manufactured by Dazon are backed by over 7 decades of manufacturing experience and expertise. Since 1942, Dazon has been the foremost leader in the manufacture and design of bird scaring cannons, and continues to innovate to this day. Zon cannons remain the most effective, reliable, popular and affordable bird scaring cannons in the world.

Zon is the original bird scaring cannon and is incomparable to inferior products on the market - don't accept imitations!

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1044 Harkins Road

Salinas, CA 93901 USA
Phone: 866/280-6229 or 831/422-9693
Fax: 831/422-4201
info@suttonag.com

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