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Good ole Safe-T-Lawn

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by FIMCO-MEISTER, Jun 8, 2007.


    Messages: 18,668

    Just a reminder for those installed these and those who have never seen. Funny thing was this was in a system that wasn't five years old. (Surely a irrigator (not me) wouldn't have salvaged this and installed?)


  2. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 50,267

    Ahhhh (wipes away a tear) the good old GL series. Did you know they made a version of those that could use coarse-threaded [5/8x18] brass nozzles?

    Messages: 18,668

    That one will take the champion nozzle I believe.
  4. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 50,267

    Yep. I was not above using a Champion square-pattern nozzle in the GL series. Their 'special' version had a thicker cover, to account for the brass nozzle height, and an adapter piece to connect the two.
  5. irrig8r

    irrig8r LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,553

    Yes they did. Worked much better than the Safe-T-Lawn nozzles with the nylon adjustment screws. They did make a pretty effective stream spray nozzle design though.
  6. PurpHaze

    PurpHaze LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,496

    Putting a decent sprinkler on a cutoff riser is like... taking that muscle car and setting it up on blocks without tires/wheels. :laugh: :nono:

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