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Sample Irrigation Installation Detail Drawings
These sample drawings show some possible ways of putting your irrigation components together. They show methods typically used in the industry, although you need to use common sense and make modifications as needed for your specific situation.
Backflow Preventer Installation:
Valve Installation & Wiring:
Auto Flush for a Disk Filter. If you have really dirty water and the filter frequently needs to be flushed this is a possible solution. This project requires a moderate to high level of skill and knowledge. Here's a link to the Irritrol video "How to convert a Closed Valve to a Open Valve" for the model 102 Valve used in this detail.
(Be sure to see the drip irrigation design guidelines.)
Moisture barriers help reduce damage caused by irrigation water in expansive soils. Before you use the moisture barrier details please read the Irrigation and Expansive Soils Tutorial.
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