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I have an irritrol RD600 (Exterior) made about 1998.
I have an irritrol RD600 (Exterior) made about 1998. It had the problems that Peabody had and I followed Anon's advice and replaced the capacitor 220uf35V. It had a different number, C3. I think. I...
5 years ago
 
Is there a correct side of the solenoid to wire to the common and ground leads for irritrol rd 600 controller?
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5 years ago
 
what is the current rating of the external 24 volt transformer
2Amp fuse is actually too small for 0.5kW transformer, so it is definitely not working at the max current draw. So, what's the actual current on the secondary (24V) winding? What's the multimeter...
5 years ago 1
 
Ok, I havent found a garden hose end that does not leak yet, are there any out t
I have tried every type of garden hose end to repair an old 3/4 fitting and evryone has leaked either at the hose or at the rubber washer, I have heard that pex clamps will do it the first time, is...
5 years ago 1
 
My Rain Dial 600 stopped working. The displace reads 5:59 plugged in or not.
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5 years ago
 
I set valves 1, 2 for 8oclock start-only 1 is on...does 2 initiate after 1
..as above.....I set Raindial to start valves 1, 2 for 8 oclock. Only 1 started, will 2 start after an hour when 1 in done?
5 years ago
 
PEX outside, exposed to sun on a retaining wall. How to protect it from UV.
PEX outside on retaining wall in direct sunlight. How can it be protected from UV.
5 years ago
 
I cannot get the today setting to change to the correct day.
I cannot get my Irritrol control station to change to the correct day. It is currently set for Sunday and needs to be changed to Tuesday. I try to use the plus and minus buttons to change it but...
6 years ago
 
What is the code for backflows in a residential irrigation system
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6 years ago
 
Opinions on Harbor Freight's 3" water/trash pumps
Has anybody bought and used any of Harbor Freight's 3" Full Trash Pumps with 212 cc. gas engine? If so what kind of service have you had with it?
6 years ago
 
dial won't turn clockwise
dial will not turn clockwise. forced it anyway. now number 1 sprinkler comes on after full cycle and does not turn off.
7 years ago
 
my sprinkler won't turn off
My Irritol 600 series sprinker system (1997) won't turn off and I have to turn off the water from the main water valve. I have programmed my timer to go on at various times but it seems that once they...
7 years ago
 
vintage rainbird sprinkler parts #40 impact jets and shaft bushings and spring
I have several rainbird #40 impact sprinklers that need new bushings and the spring replaced Would also like to replace some of the jets. The only problem is finding parts, any idea where parts can be...
7 years ago
 
my sprinkler valve is stuck , due to age. how to turn it on?
i have an old house. I am trying to turn on a ( 4 ft. below the ground) sprinkler valve to water the lawn, with a forked "key". It it totally stuck , due to age, rust, etc. I don't want to force it...
7 years ago
 
need to dig horizontal hole for 5 inch pipe
Need to dig a horiznal hole under sidewalk for 5" pipe to drain off water from running over sidewalk.. not able to find right equipment for digging this hole...
7 years ago