Anyone know of a sprinkler controller that is simple to use and has a large
display. my mother is visually impaired and has a garden that she likes to
water on her own schedule. There is an extremely cheap control unit now
that is useless. I want to upgrade it so its easier for her to water when
Thanks for your recommendations.
On Wed, 02 Jul 2008 09:30:18 -0400, "CL \\"dnoyeB\\" Gilbert"
I moved into a house that had a DOA sprinkler control unit. Didn't
even think the sprinklers worked (was actually told by the seller they
Friend came by, and hooked up a 3 position switch (2 on's, one off in
the middle) directly to the system. So I plug the wall wart in, then
move the switch one way, let it run about 15 minutes, then move the
switch. I'm sure you could find a 4 way switch or something and do
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What about a wall timer like
you could enhance the markings to the side with big arrows,
then direct output to a doorbell transformer & hook that to the wires
for the garden valve.
Years ago I had a bathroom fan timer; a big arrow you turned against a
spring, then it counted back to 0 and off,
I don't see those anymore, but the modern ones could do the job.
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