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newguy

New Member

Posts: 2

Location: USA

1

Thursday, May 3rd 2007, 7:00am

Pop up's too low

I've recently purchased an older house with rainbird popup's. Over the years the turf has grown up (or the sprinkler heads have sunk) and they don't rise far enough to spray well. Is the only solution to install "longer" pop up's, or this a way to use the existing unit's?

Newguy

ufalco

Senior Member

2

Thursday, May 3rd 2007, 7:26am

you could use a nipple to elongate and use the same popup

newguy

New Member

Posts: 2

Location: USA

3

Thursday, May 3rd 2007, 7:42am

Thanks!

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gregory1420

Advanced Member

4

Thursday, May 3rd 2007, 4:21pm

yeah install a taller riser unless it hooked up with funny pipe

Jef

Active Member

5

Monday, May 21st 2007, 2:12pm

1/2" pvc riser extension?

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