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ESP-SMT questions

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by muddywater, Sep 20, 2011.

  1. muddywater

    muddywater LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,813

    Just installed an esp smt. I have also installed new sod.

    #1 I have set the controller to run for newly planted turf for a 14 day window 3 times a day. Will it only run 3 times a day for the window I set between 2am and 8am for the regular watering cycle? or will it run during the day?

    #3 Will it over ride the rain sensor? Or do I have to manually turn off the sensor for each zone until it is done with the watering in time frame? I am worried I will get a little rain it will turn the system off for a day or so.

    #2 When you adjust for the controller to automatically shut off when the temperature gets colder to a certain degrees... is this an average for the day, the low point for the day, or the temperature during the watering window I have set? Rainbird rep did not know the answer on this one.

    Messages: 18,668

    RB rep needs to get after it. So cal landscape and jim lewis if he hasn't totally soured on this forum hopefully will weigh in.
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