Followup Pictures

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by PurpHaze, Sep 6, 2007.

  1. PurpHaze

    PurpHaze LawnSite Fanatic
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    Here's a few pics from some recent work.

    First pic is of an area that had a weeping valve and Hunter PGJs in it. Replaced the valve and installed MP-Rotators.

    Second pic is area that was totally dead which first needed the valve wiring repaired. We replaced a lot of Toro TVAN nozzles on existing 570s and installed a lot of Hunter INST-06-CV bodies with AAN spray nozzles.

    Pictures three and four are MP-Rotator renovation areas coming along nicely.

    LS 9-6-07 Followup Pics IV-01.jpg

    LS 9-6-07 Followup Pics IV-02.jpg

    LS 9-6-07 Followup Pics IV-03.jpg

    LS 9-6-07 Followup Pics IV-04.jpg
  2. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
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    Perhaps a tissue for that valve? [​IMG]
  3. PurpHaze

    PurpHaze LawnSite Fanatic
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    LOL... Unfortunately I was trying to get pics after the areas had been mowed. However, with the deluge last Thursday and then the "inservice" day on Friday a lot of schools were skipped last week. The mowers are encountering real PITA areas this week and a LOT of hay left behind. They'll have to fire up the large turf vacuum again to get things looking decent. :laugh:
  4. WalkGood

    WalkGood LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Would be kewl to see Before & After shots of the heads spraying water, especially when you replaced with the MP Rotators.

    Maybe next time?
  5. CAPT Stream Rotar

    CAPT Stream Rotar LawnSite Fanatic
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    nice job purp haze..

    great pics.
  6. PurpHaze

    PurpHaze LawnSite Fanatic
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    Many times I'm not able to take "action" pictures later because either I'm not there doing any additional work and don't have the remote set up or there's students/staff in the area. I have some from today's work I think. Maybe I'll post after the game. :)
  7. PurpHaze

    PurpHaze LawnSite Fanatic
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    Here's a couple of pictures from a repair job yesterday. Original sprinklers are Hunter PGMs and the system has a booster pump on it. Original contractor also left the heads too high which has subjected them to mower damage. Had Leo not been tied up on another situation and I not had other places to go I would of just changed out all the PGMs to MP-Rotators. It's been put on my list of zones to renovate though.

    The first picture shows some of the pressure our systems are subjected to and is a prime example as to why we use our swing joints instead of barbed/ha-ha's. :)

    Royal Oaks Zone A-21 Repairs 9-6-07 IV-01.jpg

    Royal Oaks Zone A-21 Repairs 9-6-07 IV-02.jpg

    Royal Oaks Zone A-21 Repairs 9-6-07 IV-03.jpg

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