Water Savings

The multiple rotating streams of the MP Rotator apply water more efficiently. The slow application rate allows water to gently soak into the soil with an even distribution of water throughout the irrigated area. This increased efficiency results in 30% less water use when compared to traditional sprays.

Then, How do you adjust the distance on a Hunter sprinkler head?

Radius / Distance of Throw

Insert the steel hex end of the Hunter wrench into the radius adjustment screw. Turn the screw clockwise (into the stream of water) to decrease the radius, or counterclockwise to increase the radius. Radius can be reduced up to 25%.

Considering this, How do you fix a sprinkler head that won’t turn?

How to Do It
  1. Disassemble the sprinkler head.
  2. Take off the filter at the bottom of the head.
  3. Rinse the filter in a bucket filled with clean water to wash out debris.
  4. If this doesn’t work you’ll need to have the sprinkler head replaced.
  5. If it does work, make sure the head is properly adjusted when you re-install it.

32 Related Questions and Answers Found ?


What is MPR nozzle?

Primary Application. Matched Precipitation Rate (MPR) Nozzles simplify the design process by allowing sprinklers with various arcs and radii to be mixed on the same circuit. Fits all Rain Bird spray heads and shrub adapters.

Does Home Depot carry Rain Bird?

Rain Bird – The Home Depot. To see what’s in stock near you, please enter you zip code or local store number.

How do you adjust a rainbow sprinkler head?

Rain Bird® Simple Adjust Series Rotors
  1. Find and set the fixed LEFT edge. First, turn the center cap of the rotor all the way to the right until it stops. Then turn it to the left until it stops.
  2. Adjust the arc pattern. The arc is preset to rotate 180º or a half circle.
  3. Adjust the spray distance. With the water on or off, you can adjust the distance of throw.

How do you adjust a Rainbird 5000 left stop?

Adjust the Right Stop of the Rainbird 5000 Sprinkler Head.
  1. Once the left side is set you can now, set the right stop, this is done with the key or a flat head screwdriver.
  2. Rotate the turret all the way to the right side and as you turn it back towards the left side, stop turning it where you want the right side to stop.

How do you change the direction of a sprinkler head?

To increase the arc of your Hunter rotor head, you’ll want to insert the plastic key into the adjustment socket, which can be found on the top of each sprinkler head. Turn the adjustment wrench clockwise in a full 360-degree motion. This will increase your arc by 90 degrees each time you turn the wrench a full circle.

What is MPR nozzle?

What is a dual spray sprinkler head?

Pop-up sprinkler head features a top-adjustment screw to adjust the spray distance. 4 in pop-up height. Dual spray technology for water efficiency. Reduces water waste in windy conditions. Patented dual spray close-in watering for most efficient uniform water coverage, resulting in the elimination of dry brown spots.

What is a rotary sprinkler?

Rotary Nozzle Sprinklers. Rotary Spray Nozzles save water, solve problems and simply do a better job of irrigating. On slopes and clay-like soils, this allows water to soak into the landscape instead of running off and being wasted.