Rain Bird ESP-SMT Smart Controller

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by JimLewis, Jun 18, 2009.

  1. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
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    Please don't tell me those beautiful clocks went into the landfill. Dan, did you ever meet Bill Smille from RM? Great guy.
     
  2. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
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    Amusing Dad. WATCH OUT!

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  3. SoCalLandscapeMgmt

    SoCalLandscapeMgmt LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Nope.... they are sitting on a shelf out in my warehouse.....
     
  4. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
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    And of course, what better place to propagate rumors than a public forum. :clapping:
     
  5. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
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    We have nine RM DX-2s in service, hang on to them, we may be able to buy your Gulfstream back.
     
  6. SoCalLandscapeMgmt

    SoCalLandscapeMgmt LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Well then your client should have filed suit and tried to get their money back. Not sure what to tell you. You're presenting one side of the story. We really don't have any way of knowing what really happened..... although.... I know who I can ask who will probably know.... next time I see him I think I will inquire :)
     
  7. SoCalLandscapeMgmt

    SoCalLandscapeMgmt LawnSite Bronze Member
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    isn't that what algore invented the internet for?
     
  8. Duekster

    Duekster LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
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    Please do. :waving:

    This was years ago not last week.

    It is possible that I am telling one side of the story as that is the only one I know. I can tell you one more bit of info... Rainbird said the 20K support plan expired and not their fault the GC did not get the rainwater recovery system functional.

    Nonetheless, I was in the middle of setting more EXP's to run from this site. The client wanted water management and they got it.

    The client paid me for my investment and went another direction. My only real loss was the retrofits and the water management contract that went to Hydropoint. I do not think that would have happened if Rainbird would have just started up this system.


    And I was serious about the trip to disney world too.
     
  9. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
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    Dan's your man .... being the RBAK that he is. :laugh:
     
  10. SoCalLandscapeMgmt

    SoCalLandscapeMgmt LawnSite Bronze Member
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    it's better then being you.....
     

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