Sprinkler Info


safe figures for Garden Micro Sprinklers

 

Circular pattern (Standard)

Radius (throw)

Flow Rate

Max Distance to next same sprinkler (closer is better)

90º Blue & Black

1.8mt         

0.75 Lt/min

1.5mt

90º Black, adjustable

0mt → 2.0mt

0 → 2.0 Lt/min

1.5mt

180º Green

1.0mt

1.4 Lt/min

1.0mt

180º Blue & Blue

1.5mt         

0.75 Lt/min

1.5mt

180º Green & Black

1.8mt      

1.2 Lt/min

1.5mt

180º Black, adjustable

0mt → 1.8mt

0 → 2.0 Lt/min

1.5mt

360º Black

1.0mt

1.9 Lt/min

1.0mt

360º Black, adjustable

0mt → 1.2mt        

0 → 1.5 Lt/min

1.0mt

360º Blue spinner

2.0mt         

0.8 Lt/min   

1.5mt

360º Green spinner        

2.5mt         

1.5 Lt/min

1.5mt

360º Red spinner

2.5mt

2.0 Lt/min   

1.5mt

 

 

 

Other

Wetted Area

 Flow Rate

Max Distance to next same sprinkler (closer is better)

360º Mister, Yellow & Black

0.25mt

0.42 Lt/min

not applicable – okay for single plant watering

Narrow strip, Blue & Black

>< pattern

5.0mt x 0.5mt

0.75 Lt/min

1.5mt

Wide strip, Blue

>< pattern

3.6mt x 1.0mt

1.5 Lt/min

1.5mt

Garden Sprinkler note: Plants grow in the way of garden sprinklers, so the further apart you put your sprinklers, the sooner they will be overgrown. A good maximum grid style layout for larger gardens using 180deg 2piece sprinklers (e.g. green & black) in combination with spinners, is 1.5mt x 2mt.

safe figures for RainBird static (non-rotating) adjustable pop-up        

 

Circular pattern (standard)

Nozzle #

 

Radius (throw)

 

Flow rate @ 180º  
(½ for 90º and double for 360º)

 

Maximum distance next
‘same nozzled’ sprinkler
 
(closer is better)

12’

3.2mt 

4.5 Lt/min  

3.2mt

15’

4.0mt 

7.0 Lt/min 

4.0mt

     

 

 

 

 

 

Strip Pattern

Nozzle #   

 

Wetted Area

 

Flow rate

 

Max Distance to next same sprinkler (closer is better)

Left Corner

4.0mt x 1.0mt 

2.0 Lt/min

4.0mt

Right Corner

4.0mt x 1.0mt 

2.0 Lt/min

4.0mt

End Strip

4.0mt x 1.0mt 

2.3 Lt/min

4.0mt

Centre Strip >< pattern

8.0mt x 1.0mt

4.5 Lt/min

4.0mt

Side Strip

8.0mt x 1.0mt

4.5 Lt/min

4.0mt

 


safe figures for RainBird 3500 rotating adjustable pop-up

(comes with complete nozzle set)                                              

Nozzle # 

Radius (throw)

Flow rate    

Maximum distance to next 
‘same nozzled’ sprinkler 

(closer is better)

0.75 

4.4mt

3.0 Lt/min

4.4mt

1.0  

5.4mt 

4.0 Lt/min

5.4mt

1.5

6.0mt

6.0 Lt/min

6.0mt

2.0

7.0mt

8.0 Lt/min

7.0mt

3.0

8.0mt (becoming too thirsty

for this distance)

12.0 Lt/min

8.0mt

4.0 

8.6mt (becoming too thirsty

for standard residential)

16.0 Lt/min

8.6mt


safe figures for RainBird 5000 rotating adjustable pop-up

(comes with complete nozzle set)                                         

Nozzle # 

Radius (throw) 

Flow rate  

Maximum distance to next 
‘same nozzled’ sprinkler
 
(closer is better)

1.0 Low angle

7.5mt

4.0 Lt/min 

7.5mt

1.5 Standard angle

8.8mt

6.0 Lt/min

8.8mt

2.0 Standard angle

9.3mt

8.0 Lt/min

9.3mt

2.5 Standard angle

9.6mt

10.0 Lt/min

9.6mt

3.0 Standard angle

10.0mt

12.0 Lt/min

10.0mt

4.0 Standard angle 

10.8mt (becoming too thirsty

for standard residential)

16.0 Lt/min

10.8mt

Remainder: Usually too thirsty for standard residential multiple sprinkler use