Separate names with a comma.
Can’t make it to the GIE+EXPO 2017?
LawnSite brings the trade show floor to your fingertips with our new GIE+EXPO 2017 Sneak Peek video series debuting now in the Lawn Mowing forum.
Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by duckworth, May 8, 2014.
What's the preferred spray for lawns 4 or 6"?
Never underestimate the value of a spray body you can cleanly unthread from its connection, without disturbing any soil. That would favor a 4-inch, of whatever brand.
6" if you want to do it right. 4" if the budget is tight.
Of course, those old landscapes with 2-inch brass popups are still managing to get by.
.....and they waste a tremendous amount of water as well.
If you have head-to-head spacing, the functional value of a 6-inch popup spray in lawngrass cut at 3 inches is dubious.
I always use 6 on new installs. Time and time I see 4" overtaken to the point where they don't clear the grass. Of course you can by a 4" for less than a dollar and a 6 with check is closer to $8 so 99.9% will use the 4".
6" is a must for fescue. But we use mostly 4" otherwise, which sucks when thatch takes over... But most that keep up with their yard do just fine with them.
Posted via Mobile Device
I like 6'' but 4's is what people usually go for
6" on any turf that is (or should be) maintained at heights at or above 3 inches.