Double check my garden irrigation setup?

BenjammannMay 15, 2014

Hello,

I think Ive mostly got my new garden irrigation setup figured out. Just wondering if someone will take a peek and offer an opinion. Thanks for your time.


Im starting with this 12 station timer:


The timer will control these valve manifolds:


The timer and valves will be connected by this wire:


I am not sure how to get from the out-feed of the valve, into this 1/2" mainline tube


Here is the valve spec sheet

This post was edited by Benjammann on Thu, May 15, 14 at 9:11

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silverdraggon(5)

I would recommend at least 3/4" pipe for mainline (I use 1") + the valve manifold says it would work with 3/4" or 1". Also recommend getting pipe locally if possible, its easer to get the correct fittings / extra pipe that way, most likely you'll need to do that at least once! :) other than that, looks fine.

    Bookmark   May 23, 2014 at 8:03PM
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Capecodirrigationguy

I'm sorry but orbit is the worst brand for irrigation products out there....

First what is your gallons per minute and PSI?

Are you using a backflow preventer?

    Bookmark   May 31, 2014 at 2:01PM
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