Sprinkler System

General Reference

Sprinkler System Troubleshooting

The system

Orbit 57114 Timer

Quick start Instruction manual1.pdf)

Switch box

Rainbird 100 DV control valve, inline with Rainbird RBY Filter

Backflow box

Model 950XLT Zurn Wilkins Double Check Valve Assembly

Pressure reducing valve

Zones

Upper (Green) Zone

Lower (Blue) Zone

4 sprinklers, seems intact and functional

Rainbird (Red) Zone

The control valve works and is being supplied with water via a branch off the output of the backflow valve.

There’s currently a cap on the output.

Plan

Front:

Zone 3

  • Already has 30psi pressure regulator (Rainbird L30)
  • 300 ft 18 inch space

Zone 2 (Back yard)

Patio

http://www.homedepot.com/p/DURA-3-4-in-x-1-2-in-PVC-Sch-40-Pressure-90-Degree-Slip-x-FPT-Reducing-Elbow-C407-101/100347300

tapered 1/2 plug

- 3/4 slip elbow to 1/2” thread
- 1/2” cap (not using)

hook up soaker hoses to existing zone

Soaker hose repair

Tasks

  • hook up 1/2 inch in side yard
    • add 4 drip lines for strawberries

Qs

  • How

Shopping List

4x adapters (small to large)

for soaker hose repair:

  • 1/2” Hose repair coupler (4x)
  • self fusing silicon tape
  • rubber glue

  • 3/4 cuff elbow to threaded (for patio pipe)

  • PVC cement

http://www.homedepot.com/p/DIG-1-2-in-Riser-Adapter-with-1-4-in-Micro-Tubing-Barb-R67/100126262

http://www.homedepot.com/p/DIG-1-4-in-x-100-ft-Dripline-with-6-in-Emitter-Spacing-SHB106/204185819

http://www.homedepot.com/p/DIG-1-2-in-x-100-ft-1-GPH-Pressure-Compensating-Drip-Line-B18100/100127697

http://www.homedepot.com/p/DIG-1-2-in-x-50-ft-Poly-Drip-Tubing-B35/100175565

http://www.homedepot.com/p/DIG-1-4-in-Barb-Connectors-50-Pack-H80B/100112605

caliper http://www.homedepot.com/p/DIG-1-2-in-Universal-Nut-Lock-Coupling-C53/100212239