Rainbird Select Contractor Trip in January.

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by JimLewis, Dec 29, 2006.

  1. Mike Leary

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    I think Jim is right; I used RB brass years ago that had the undercut.
     
  2. DanaMac

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    OK - I wasn't sure of the older brand that I saw. Not much brass here except on old systems.
     
  3. Wet_Boots

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    Of course brass nozzles with undercuts predate all plastic spray nozzles. Boy, do I miss brass popups.

    Anyone here ever see the Rainbird brass popup body with a stainless steel spindle?
     
  4. Mike Leary

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    Oh yes, 2" risers, no wiper seals, no low-drain check valves. :rolleyes:
     
  5. Wet_Boots

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    I miss reel lawnmowers, too. Some of those brass nozzles had enough overspray that you could locate heads a foot or so away from a driveway or other boundaries.
     

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