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MikeI

Starting Member

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Monday, August 15th 2016, 10:04pm

Reducing pressure to sprinkler Valves

First time in the board so hopefully someone can provide some advice. I have a sprinkler system that was installed before I bought the house. FOr the rear garden, the main feed from the house to the 4 zones in the back yard has what appears to be excessive pressure and has caused the Connecting pipe at the join to come apart.......based on this I wanted to install a pressure release valve or a pressure regulator on the pipe.......not sure whether I am explains very well but any advice would be welcome. Having done some research there seem to be a number of options but seeing as I never had a sprinkler system before moving to the USA unable to really validate the best option.
Hope someone can help.

Regards

Wet_Boots

Supreme Member

Posts: 5,257

Location: Metro NYC

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Tuesday, August 16th 2016, 3:08pm

What water pressure did you measure, for you to concern yourself with it being excessive?

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