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Old 05-11-2009, 09:16 PM
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Rain Bird or Hunter ???

Spray Heads?

Nozzles?

Rotors?

Controllers?

Valves?

Dripline?
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Old 05-11-2009, 11:42 PM
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Rainbird hands down.
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Old 06-14-2009, 09:30 PM
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There is no substitute for Rainbird. Great products and support.
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Old 06-27-2009, 09:05 PM
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Nozzles:
I'm happy with both, but use rain bird way more.

Rotors:
I'm used to the Hunter rotors and like them very much. For any new installation or replacement, these are what I use.

Controllers:
I'm happiest with the Hunter controllers because they are so simple to operate.

Valves:
Rainbird all the time. I rarely have problems with the Rainbird valves so I don't change. Just a note, I don't touch the Irritrol valves.
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Old 06-27-2009, 09:29 PM
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both..................
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Old 06-28-2009, 07:56 AM
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sp - both
nozzles rb
rotors - hunter
controllers hunter
valves rb
drip - netafim
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Old 09-11-2009, 01:33 AM
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Thank you for your responses!

Fahzu and AI Inc,

What do you love best about the Hunter Rotors and Clocks?

I personally love the RB nozzles and the simplicity of the ESP series RB clocks.

Cheers,
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Old 09-11-2009, 02:24 AM
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Spray Heads: Hunter. Better size and uniformity of spray
Rotors: Rainbird. I have used the 5004 and the 6504. Good distribution
Valves: Hunter
Controllers: Hunter. Ease of Programming
Dripline: Netafim
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Old 09-11-2009, 06:21 AM
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Fahzu and AI Inc,

What do you love best about the Hunter Rotors and Clocks?

I personally love the RB nozzles and the simplicity of the ESP series RB clocks.

Cheers,
Hunter clocks are remote ready, untill RB is , its a no brainer. RB rotors can be a pita to adjust , one has to remember not to tighten the funny ell all the way or ya damn near pulling the ting out of the ground to adjust it. I also dont like the fact that RB sells to the big box stores and my local hardware store.
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Old 09-11-2009, 02:38 PM
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Forgot about that. I see Rainbird and Toro stuff in big box and hardware stores. Never see anything Hunter in there.
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