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grph

Active Member

Posts: 8

Location: USA

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Wednesday, September 7th 2005, 10:40am

reduced pressure

I'm in the process of installing 1" pipe to feed my sprinklers.
I've Teed off to various heads and once I get to the end of the line and connect the last sprinkler I intend to use a 1" coupling reduced to 1/2" and fit funny pipe connections to it. Will this continue to maintain the pressure or should I put a 90 degree fitting and use funny pipe?

Any advice will be greatly appreciated.

Wet_Boots

Supreme Member

Posts: 4,087

Location: Metro NYC

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Wednesday, September 7th 2005, 12:19pm

<blockquote id="quote"><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica" id="quote">quote:<hr height="1" noshade id="quote"><i>Originally posted by grph</i><br />I intend to use a 1" coupling reduced to 1/2" and fit funny pipe connections to it.<hr height="1" noshade id="quote"></blockquote id="quote"></font id="quote">A PVC user might have a better suggestion, but what you want to do is terminate the 1" line with a 1/2" FPT elbow or adapter, and thread a 1/2" funny pipe fitting into it.

If you're using poly pipe, you can get a fitting that adapts from 1" poly directly to funny pipe.

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