Optimal Performance from Center Pivot Sprinkler Systems
By: Bradley A. King and Dennis C. Kincaid
Center pivot sprinkler systems are replacing hand and wheel line systems because of their automation, large areal coverage, reliability, and high application uniformity. This publication has information on high-pressure sprinklers, low energy precision application systems, application rates, low-pressure sprinkler patterns, sprinkler droplet kinetic energy, and optimal sprinkler package selection and installation. Helpful graphs and charts are included.
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