You are not logged in.

Reply

Dear visitor, welcome to SPRINKLER TALK FORUM - You Got Questions, We've Got Answers. If this is your first visit here, please read the Help. It explains how this page works. You must be registered before you can use all the page's features. Please use the registration form, to register here or read more information about the registration process. If you are already registered, please login here.

Attention: The last reply to this post was 3629 days ago. The thread may already be out of date. Please consider creating a new thread.

Message information
Message
Settings
Automatically converts internet addresses into links by adding [url] and [/url] around them.
Smiley code in your message such as :) is automatically displayed as image.
You can use BBCode to format your message, if this option is enabled.
Security measure

Please enter the letters that are shown in the picture below (without spaces, and upper or lower case can be used).

The last 3 posts

Monday, August 23rd 2004, 6:08pm

by OscarNav

Yes...all (5) the sprinkler heads in that zone have a check valve (SAM). I'll try replacing that particular one to see if that helps my problem. I was afraid by adding check valves to all the heads that this might cause a problem.

Monday, August 23rd 2004, 5:19am

by aquamatic

Do those heads have check valves? If so its not working- If not you should add one to the last head to prevent flowing after shut down

Saturday, August 21st 2004, 11:08am

by OscarNav

Sprinkler head surging....

I have a dilema with one of my RB 5000 Plus head. I just noticed this today. It is on the last zone that turns on and it will spurt for awhile after the zone has been shut off. It will rise (push up) about 1/4 of an inch and it's is causing a puddles around the head. It leaks from the top where you adjust the water distance. I have the SAM filter on all of the heads on the zone, i'm wondering what can be the problem. Even after it finishes spurting, i still can see water flow around it like it is leaking. Any ideas..?