Date: Tuesday, 15 April, 2014
A short radius version of the popular MP Rotator product family, the MP800SR, is now available. This new MP Rotator extends the product line's ability to reach radius settings as low as 1.8 m, while also reaching 3.5 m at the maximum radius setting.
The MP800SR was designed for short radius irrigation needs while retaining all of the features and benefits of the current MP Rotator line, including high distribution uniformity, wind-resistant streams, debris-resistant double-pop, and construction with the
Date: Tuesday, 7 January, 2014
Hunter's new family of pressure-compensating drip emitters expands options for micro irrigation. Available in three convenient inlets: self-piercing barb, 10/32 thread, and 1/2" female thread. The barb and 10⁄32 thread models are available in 2, 4, 8, 15, 23 l/hr models and the ½" female threaded models are available in 4 and 8 l/hr.
This wide range of flow rates provides the individual plants and trees the optimal amount of water from a single emitter, regardless of pressure. Emitters are color-coded for
Date: Thursday, 19 December, 2013
If you feel like you need to work smarter, not harder, consider adding remotes to the controllers on your next job. Remotes improve your productivity without adding extra personnel or hours. With remote operation, you can eliminate wasted time spent walking back to the controller to stop or start a manual watering cycle. Use remotes for:
Initial set up: Once the installation is complete, remotes can increase the speed of flushing lines and making fine-tune sprinkler adjustments. Save time by eliminating
Date: Monday, 19 August, 2013
Hunter Industries announced a major enhancement to the popular I-Core advanced irrigation controller, with the release of its 3.0 operating system. The controller now has built-in compatibility with the Hunter Solar-Sync climate sensor, allowing automatic self-adjustment for changing weather conditions.
The new version of the I-Core controller features a Solar Sync dial position, and allows all sensor setup functions from the main control panel. The controller also permits a Solar Sync Delay feature,
Date: Wednesday, 6 February, 2013
New Rotors, Swing Joints, and Central Control
Hunter is proud to announce the release of several new game-changing golf products, including the Pilot Central Control System, the G85B and G885 rotors, and Hunter HSJ Swing Joints by LASCO. Read on to see what they can do for you.
Pilot Central Control System
With its sophisticated troubleshooting tools, a clean design, and one-tool servicing, no detail was overlooked in the development of the Pilot Central Control System. Available in both
Date: Sunday, 9 December, 2012
The newest addition to the MP Rotator family, the MP3500, is now available. The MP3500 provides coverage from 9.4m to 10.7m, which allows for specification in mid-range applications. Even at this distance, it still maintains all the efficient features of the MP Rotator line, such as matched precipitation, wind resistant streams, robust design, and the highest level of uniformity on the market. For multi-stream applications that call for 9.4m to 10.7m of highly efficient coverage, the answer is the all-new
Date: Monday, 22 October, 2012
Large-scale sites such as shopping centers, industrial complexes, college campuses, and multi-unit housing complexes require high-powered remotes that can cover long distances. The new Roam XL long distance remote is a powerhouse in a small package. It features a simple user interface with 128 different programmable addresses. It also boasts a signal strong enough to go through buildings at long distances. With nothing in its line of site, the Roam XL can communicate with your Hunter controller from up to
Date: Tuesday, 1 May, 2012
Hunter Industries announces Solar Panel, a new accessory for the Node and XC Hybrid battery operated controller families. The Solar Panel provides maintenance-free operation by harnessing the sun’s energy to power the controller 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for years on end.
Adding the Solar Panel accessory to either the Node or the XC Hybrid controllers is an easy process that can be done quickly by any installer. Once connected, the Solar Panel supplies 100% of the controllers’ power, and eliminates
Date: Tuesday, 14 February, 2012
For isolated sites, power-restricted areas, or the special needs of drip zones, the Hunter Node is the smart, reliable solution. The Node mounts to a valve solenoid quickly and easily without screws, drills or additional wires. The unit’s solid construction ensures it can handle the harsh environment of a valve box. Once placed in a valve box, the Node is operated by one or two 9V batteries, which provide standard or extended power throughout a season.
Along with exceptional reliability, the Node also
Date: Wednesday, 24 August, 2011
Creating an efficient sprinkler system includes several key elements. One very important element is ensuring that water pressure is properly regulated throughout an irrigation system. With proper regulation, an installer is ensuring that water is efficiently applied. With the correct amount of water, optimal vegetation health is achieved, and no water is being wasted in the process. With water regulations becoming more common and stringent around the world, optimizing water pressure in an irrigation system