TAG: Rain Bird

Products taking center stage at the 2018 Irrigation Show

November 28, 2018By

Get a sneak peek at a few products to be featured at the Irrigation Show, Dec. 3-7, in Long Beach, Calif. Pro-LC controller | K-Rain Manufacturing K-Rain’s Pro-LC controller includes a full-program display that highlights watering days, number of start days, number of stations and any special programming; permanent memory, which saves program settings during power outages; a valve locate feature... read more

Rain Bird intros TBOS-BT controller

October 9, 2018By

Rain Bird introduced the TBOS-BT, a Bluetooth-enabled, 9-volt battery-operated controller. It allows users to wirelessly manage irrigation at sites without electrical power via a mobile app for both Android and iOS devices. “Like its predecessors, the TBOS and TBOS II, the TBOS-BT is ideal for commercial and municipal applications, like parks, street medians and roundabouts, as well as construction projects... read more

From start to finish: Irrigation startups and shutdowns

August 10, 2018By
Man setting irrigation system

For an irrigation system to run properly throughout the warm summer months, it’s important that it’s turned on and off correctly at the beginning and end of each season. No one knows this better than Tom Horn, president of All-n-One Outdoor Solutions in Jefferson City, Mo., and a trainer for Rain Bird. “The importance of a proper turn-on is to... read more

Rain Bird: LNK WiFi Module

June 12, 2018By

Rain Bird’s LNK WiFi module enables contractors and their customers to manage irrigation remotely via a free mobile app. Compatible with the company’s new ESP-Me and ESP-TM2 controllers, the LNK WiFi module receives weather information from the internet, automatically adjusting system schedules. Users receive notifications that assist with system troubleshooting, diagnostics and operation. The LNK WiFi module is designed for... read more

Rain Bird: R-Van adjustable rotary nozzles

May 16, 2018By

Rain Bird’s R-VAN rotary nozzles are hand-adjustable, eliminating the need for special tools. These nozzles offer a low precipitation rate that reduces run-off and erosion, making them a particularly wise choice for slopes and compacted soils. A high level of distribution uniformity, thick wind-resistant streams and larger water droplets ensure efficient performance, even in adverse conditions. R-VAN nozzles are compatible with... read more

Rain Bird unveils new commercial drip control zone kit

April 17, 2018By

Rain Bird introduced a fully assembled 1.5-inch inline commercial drip control zone kit. It includes a 15-62 gpm flow rate to cover larger drip zones with fewer components. “Our new control zone kit provides contractors and specifiers with an all-in-one solution that delivers convenience and savings to large drip zone installations,” said Ivonne Meza, product manager for Rain Bird’s Landscape... read more