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Monday, June 2nd 2014, 1:28pm

Water pressure to underground sprinkler system

Why does the zone start with great water pressure and quickly drops to barely a 1 foot drizzle?

Central Irrigation

Supreme Member

Posts: 371

Location: Central Minnesota


Monday, June 2nd 2014, 6:28pm

Does your system use a pump to operate? Well or lake pump?


New Member


Wednesday, June 4th 2014, 4:57am

Water Pressure

It is well water. I have replaced the water tank and I have replaced the pump (from 1/2 to 1 hp).


Supreme Member

Posts: 4,534

Location: Metro NYC


Wednesday, June 4th 2014, 7:47am

If the well runs dry, the pressure drops to zero.


New Member


Wednesday, June 4th 2014, 12:46pm

No water pressure to zones

Terrific! Thanks for the information.

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