System install using irrigation well

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by fireman1173005, Sep 20, 2012.

  1. greenmonster304

    greenmonster304 LawnSite Gold Member
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    A turbine only making 70 gpm? The ones I have seen were 500 gpm or better. I have a place with a 5 hp sub that makes 70 gpm.
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  2. 1idejim

    1idejim LawnSite Fanatic
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    i said "description of site" not his 70 gpm told by the owner.
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  3. greenmonster304

    greenmonster304 LawnSite Gold Member
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    I see what you mean now
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  4. CAPT Stream Rotar

    CAPT Stream Rotar LawnSite Fanatic
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    Hey GM- are you close to the water table out there?
     
  5. greenmonster304

    greenmonster304 LawnSite Gold Member
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    as i type this the water is 15' below me http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/36183.html . a few years back for his wife's birthday my brother made a wishing well that functioned. he took a few 5' sections of 24" ads drain pipe and dug down to water by hand using the pipe to hold back the dirt as he dug.
     
  6. Mdirrigation

    Mdirrigation LawnSite Silver Member
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    use golf course heads , 1 zone for front , 1 for rear .
     
  7. fireman1173005

    fireman1173005 LawnSite Member
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    I will get some pics of everything when I go check the system out next week. I also get exact details on the type of motor and or pump used
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  8. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
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    It doesn't matter if the guy has 1000 GPM well. Design the system right, correctly hydrozoned.
     

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