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1/2 in. (0.700 O.D.) x 100 ft. Poly Drip Tubing

$11.97 /each

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Made from the highest quality polyethylene materials, DIG's linear low-density poly tubing serves as the main lateral in the installation of a drip irrigation system. The poly tubing, which the micro tubing, drippers, sprayers and micro sprinklers are connected into, distributes the water. Resistant to cracking, heat, ultra violet stress, and chemicals, the low-density polyethylene tubing with carbon black is designed to meet all the requirements in any environments and offer the extended life of drip irrigation system layouts in landscape installations and home gardens.

  • Use as a main line in the installation of a drip irrigation system
  • Use with DIG 0.700 compression fittings
  • Manufactured from high grade polyethylene with UV protection
  • Maximum pressure: 80 psi
  • Can be installed above or below ground

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1/2 in. (0.700 O.D.) x 100 ft. Poly Drip Tubing
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what's the best way to keep it in place?

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Hawaii, USA
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November 1, 2015
I have it coiled around some larger plants but it doesn't lie flat to the ground. Are there pins or something that could capture the hose and go into the ground to be used to keep in in place?
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July 12, 2016
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Steel and plastic stakes, made for this tubing and widely available, is the way to go.
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April 12, 2016
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A great way to keep it in place is to bend little "U" shapes using glavi wire and then press them into the soil like staples, pinning the hose in place. The length of the legs on the U depends on your soil type.
I hope this helps
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Issaquah, WA
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April 4, 2016
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Here is a plastic stake for holding down 1/2 inch tubing.
http://www.homedepot.com/p/DIG-1-2-in-Tubing-Stake-R60/100193635
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November 4, 2015
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You can find those at this link:
http://www.homedepot.com/b/Outdoors-Garden-Center-Watering-Irrigation-Drip-Irrigation-Drip-Irrigation-Tools-Accessories-Stakes-Risers/N-5yc1vZc74r
But what I do is buy a roll of 16-gauge galvanized wire, cut pieces about 6" long, and bend them into a U-shape. Extremely cheap, you can cut them any size you like, and they last for years.
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My tube runs on lawn . Do it has any issue with lawn moverr or how can we protect from damaging tubing

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July 24, 2016
Example: I have looked at the manual and can't figure out what I did wrong.
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July 27, 2016
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As you've probably noticed, lawn mower blades are an instant kiss of death to this tubing.
Here are a few thoughts:
Use landscape pins (I make my own from 12-gauge galvanized wire) to hold the tubing down into the grass. Over time, the tubing will tend to work its way down into the lawn, and won't stick up so much.
You can help it along by using a garden knife (or flat shovel) to slice down into Read More
As you've probably noticed, lawn mower blades are an instant kiss of death to this tubing.
Here are a few thoughts:
Use landscape pins (I make my own from 12-gauge galvanized wire) to hold the tubing down into the grass. Over time, the tubing will tend to work its way down into the lawn, and won't stick up so much.
You can help it along by using a garden knife (or flat shovel) to slice down into the sod, and push the tubing (and pins) as far down as possible.
Or you can go a little further, and bury it in the soil - - if you live in a no-frost zone, or if your yard has enough slope to drain the tubing in winter.
Finally, consider using a string trimmer. I've string trimmed this tubing many, many times with no problem. (That's not true for the 1/4-inch distribution tubing, however - - string trimmers eat it for lunch.) Read Less
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These 1/2" drip lines are very susceptible to mower damage, I've macerated a few in my day, so they shouldn't be anywhere near mower blades. If you put a drip line across a lawn you plan to mow, you're in for a lot frustration. Instead, I recommend that you carefully remove some sod so you can trench and install a pvc water pipe underground, and create a new riser (water faucet) on the other side your Read More
These 1/2" drip lines are very susceptible to mower damage, I've macerated a few in my day, so they shouldn't be anywhere near mower blades. If you put a drip line across a lawn you plan to mow, you're in for a lot frustration. Instead, I recommend that you carefully remove some sod so you can trench and install a pvc water pipe underground, and create a new riser (water faucet) on the other side your lawn. When you're done, simply construct a new drip circuit using the new water supply. Read Less
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What is the FRICTION LOSS in the 1/2" Poly tubing?

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The online store specification does not indicate the FRICTION LOSSES these poly tubes have. Please provide the friction loss in PSI per Foot of run so that I can properly size the pump necessary for my sprinkler system. Thank you!
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I don't have any spec's. But this tubing is not intended for a pump-pressurized sprinkler system. It is made for use on a low-pressure drip system - - in fact, a pressure reducer is normally considered mandatory, because typical domestic water pressure is too high.
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This site will help:
http://www.rainbird.com/landscape/resources/FrictionLossCharts.htm
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BPA/LEAD-FREE?

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Is it BPA/LEAD-FREE?
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It is certainly lead free; and BPA's are confined to polycarbonates not polyvinyls. This is a polyvinyl product.
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The hose is made from LDPE.
This does not contain lead or BPA according to the MSDS found here:
http://www.dow.com/webapps/msds/ShowPDF.aspx?id=090003e880638b2c
Most LDPE and HDPE do not contain BPA just so you know.
I hope this helps
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.0 out of 5 by 37 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Drip Pipe and Great Value The 1/2" x 100' drip tubing is very flexible and durable. It worked just right for our flower beds, shrubs and garden. August 9, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Tubing size inconsistent I purchased a 100 foot roll of .700 DIA tube with matching connecting elbows, T's etc. Connections leaked and the tube blew out of an elbow when used the first time. Considered H2O pressure was my fault until I purchased another 100 foot roll of exact same SKU number tubing to complete the project. The new tube diameter was visually larger which installed much harder but all new joints do not leak. Very frustrated that I now either tear up the project and hope the next roll of tubing will work or try and figure out how to keep the system from a major leak spending more $$$. New emitters, etc. June 17, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by funny pipe Does what it is supposed to do. Easy enough to work with. Mine does fine. July 12, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by DIG Polu drip tubing Fair tubing. Found it's extremely flexible and can bent easily. Fair product quality for the price paid. July 27, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by understand diameters... This is an excellent product. For those who seem confused, the 1/2" applies to the inner diameter-specs clearly state that the outer diameter is .7". Please don't give a good product one star because you don't understand how this kind of tubing is measured-it skews the overall rating. July 12, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Quality is good, but it is not 100 ft I ordered 100 ft tubing online. Picked up at my local store. I guided it through 40 ft PVC tubing, then found there are only about 20 ft left. So the length is way too short compared to what it claimed. The tubing I got is about 60 ft. Not sure what happened. June 11, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Perfect for my project Installed a drip irrigation system to my garden this spring and this tubing was perfect for the main supply line. Let it sit in the sun a little so it was easier to handle, but it was a breeze to work with. May 17, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Happy with product I like the product it work so good my yard gress look perfect May 17, 2016
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