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Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by Buck_wheat, Oct 29, 2010.

  1. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
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    the problem with the manifold of Orbit valves, is that they're Orbit valves :)
     
  2. mitchgo

    mitchgo LawnSite Silver Member
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    Well it's an orbit valve. I wouldn't replace the diaphram- I meant spinning out the valve
     
  3. Sprinkus

    Sprinkus LawnSite Silver Member
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    Interesting Quadra Bubbler installation along with finished replacement:

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  4. txirrigation

    txirrigation LawnSite Senior Member
    from Texas
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    Got to love 3/4in fittings solvent welded into 1" fittings.
     
  5. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
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    That pic is so freaking stupid. :hammerhead:
     
  6. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
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    You do realize they're made to be nesting, don't you? (made by Dura) :)
     
  7. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
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    Dura bites.
     
  8. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
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    like they really care about a gripe about a fitting that has more material in it than the competition's :rolleyes:
     
  9. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
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    What they should care about is the I.D., which is why I tried them once and quit quitting. Those fittings must go in real smooth for you, Boots. :laugh:
     
  10. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
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    Never had an issue with the ones I used, although I did save most of the 3/4-inch tees (and crosses, too) for nesting purposes.
     

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