Can I adjust MP Rotator without tool?

Can I adjust MP Rotator without tool?

Please note, this tool is not required for adjustments. All adjustments can be made by hand. First, install the MP Rotator with the left edge indicator pointing to the left side of the desired watering pattern.

How many MP rotators can you put on a zone?

The standard MP Rotators have a matched precipitation rate of approximately 0.4 in/hr. This means any standard MP Rotator at any arc or radius can be placed on the same zone….Customer Type:

Warranty 3 Years 3 Years
Arc 45-360 90-360
Precipitation Square Approx. 0.40 in/hr Approx. 0.8 in/hr

What can I use instead of a sprinkler key?

If you do not have a key, you can use a pair of pliers to carefully adjust the arc on multi-stream sprinkler heads. Turn the head clockwise to increase the arc covering the watering area. To adjust the radius, insert a hex tool into the screw on the top of the nozzle.

How do you turn off MP Rotator?

You cannot shut off the spray on the MP rotator nozzle using the adjustment screw. To shut off spray to one head within a zone you would need to either cap off the head or install a standard spray nozzle on pop-up body and turn the adjustment screw all the way down to shut off flow.

Can you mix MP rotators?

Misperception: Low precipitation rate just means longer run times. Fact: This misperception is partly true—MP Rotators do need longer run times than traditional spray nozzles. This makes it easy to design and install with MPs, as you can mix and match sizes and types, and still maintain matched precipitation.

How long should I run my MP rotators?

Run the irrigation system and time how long it takes for the container to fill up to 10mm depth. That will be your basic runtime. MP Rotators are a low precipitation rate sprinkler so you could well be looking at 45m runtime to get 10mm. Look at using a Hunter Hydrawise controller.

How do you adjust sprinkler heads without a key?

How do you adjust a Hunter MP Rotator?

How to Adjust the Radius and Arc of Hunter MP Rotator. Install the MP Rotator with the LEFT EDGE INDICATOR pointing to the left side of the desired watering pattern. The Hunter Pro-Spray two piece ratcheting riser will allow you to align the riser by twisting in either direction after MP Rotator is tightened.

How do you set a hunter 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 a MP Rotator?

The MP Rotator is a light application rate sprinkler, applying water at an overall. application rate similar to single stream rotors without radius reduction. Irrigation run- times should be set accordingly.