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DIG

Model ECO1ASV.075

Internet #203766359

Store SKU #260829

Store SO SKU #531677

Solar Powered Irrigation Timer with Anti-Siphon Valve

$59.97 /each
  • Completely waterproof

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DIG offers a smart and sustainable solar powered irrigation timer with 3/4 in. anti-siphon valve, powered solely by ambient light (solar) and doesn't use batteries or an AC power source. The ECO1 requires no direct sunlight and can obtain enough power from surrounding light to operate both day and night in any weather condition. In addition, the ECO1 employs 20 preset SimpleSmart programming which automatically adjusts daily irrigation schedules and help eliminate over and under watering - ensuring a healthy landscape while saving water.

  • Environmentally friendly uses clean, renewable solar power with no backup battery or AC power
  • Use for drip irrigation or sprinkler systems
  • Includes a professional grade 3/4 in. anti-siphon valve
  • No direct sunlight required
  • Saves water
  • Rain sensor compatible
  • Watering frequency can be programmed to water on any or all days of the week with up to 5 start times per day to accommodates the differing watering needs of your plants
  • Run times from 1 minute to 6 hours
  • Automatically adjusts for seasonal changes using the easy to set SimpleSmart technology irrigation programming
  • Can be set with daily or monthly restrictions that comply with city and municipal watering restrictions cods
  • Power level meter indicates the approximate charge (energy available)
  • On activation, the timer display indicates program is running and if any programming feature is active
  • Program On/Off button: allows the user to turn off the timer and reactivate it as desired
  • Energy conservation; after fifteen minutes the timer screen is turned off automatically
  • 12 month budgeting to increase or decrease watering in 5% increments and up to 200%
  • Operating pressure: 20 to 125 PSI (recommended operating pressure: 10 to 80 psi)
  • Flow range: .25 to 20 GPM 3 year warranty
  • 3 year warranty
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what is the solar output voltage?

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Not much, just enough to charge a 1.5v battery is my guess, don't have a manual nearby.
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The solar cell is very small, and charges a small storage battery. The solenoids IIRC are 12v, so to charge 12v worth of batteries, you would need 14-15 volts or so. The current out put from a cell this size would be measured in mA.
However, all of mine went bad. The displays went blank and they won't power on or operate. And they leak. This is a really good idea of a product, but they quality is really Read More
The solar cell is very small, and charges a small storage battery. The solenoids IIRC are 12v, so to charge 12v worth of batteries, you would need 14-15 volts or so. The current out put from a cell this size would be measured in mA.
However, all of mine went bad. The displays went blank and they won't power on or operate. And they leak. This is a really good idea of a product, but they quality is really bad. If they could make these in a high quality version, I'd buy them, but sadly they are cheap junk. All of mine went into the trash. Read Less
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Great Question divad. Unfortunately there is no info. either on the box, product or internet. However being that this valve is for turning on and off a timer, I would guess the voltage is very low. Hope this helps. Andy
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Do they sell replacement partsS

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Yes, go to the DIG website
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Are spare parts available for the solar powered valve?

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Are spare parts available?
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Great Question Jack. Unfortunately they do not sell spare parts for these if you have to you will have to replace. The bottom valve is replaceable with other valves. Hope this helps .
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what is the center to center pitch?

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what is the center to center pitch, between the two pipes? Is it some standard size? How can I find out whether it fits to replace my existing manual anti-siphon valve?
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Customer Reviews

Rated 2.8 out of 5 by 37 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by quick and easy setup with standard hose, also compatible with rain sensor from Rain Bird RSD. The product does quickly and easily setup with standard hose without applying pipe cement, but using Teflon tap is a more preferable method to tighten the fittings, further more, it also compatible with Rain Bird RSD (rain sensor). June 24, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by A great option to regular hard wired valves---What I was looking for No need to run wires from a panel, no digging a trench to run wires in, you don't have to remember which colored wire services which valve. Replace your valves with this when your old ones burn out. The only drawback is the color, they only come in black. The hot Arizona sun really heats them up and white would reduce that problem. I'm surprised that DIG hasn't considered this since they are based in Cali. July 19, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by MONEY SAVER Easy to install. Great idea and product. Allows me to irrigate an area that would have been terribly expensive, and perhaps impossible to irrigate without it. June 1, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Bad Design I bought this timer and valve to irrigate my small garden. After the first irrigation cycle, I had water running all over. It was the anti-syphon valve leaking. I elevated the valve on 8 inch risers to decrease the amount of back pressure. Still no luck. After inspecting the anti-siphon mechanism, I found it was a piece of flimsy plastic with a cheap rubber seal. Bad design and cheap parts. June 2, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Product! I have four of these installed so far and there will be more! The first has been performing flawlessly for almost three years now. Its not the cheapest valve on the shelf, but if you are looking for an alternative to the traditional wired control this is good choice. Simple, clean installation. Put it anywhere. No wiring hassle. I've placed all of mine below grade by cutting a small round hole in the lid of an irrigation box and mounting the control head on top. May 17, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by on my 2nd unit - totally satisfied I have not had any of the grief described at all in the lower rated reviews. I am on my 2nd one because the first one started to leak after 3 years in the hot AZ sun. (The 2nd one I installed in the shade, since it only requires ambient light to charge.) I have zero complaints about this model, and love hove seriously programmable it is, I mean there are so many options, it would take an entire year to test them all. I love this unit and highly recommend it. April 29, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by I don't recommend this one I had the battery (9 volt style- no longer offered) installed previously for about 1 year on my irrigation system, when the solenoid on the valve quit working. I wanted to replace it with a solar one, as it would be too much trouble to run power to the location. In my local area all I could find were the solar ones with the back flow preventer. I was very hesitant about purchasing this style model but went ahead with the purchase, as my time was short for leaving AZ. for the summer. As soon as I installed this, I hated it! As the back flo preventer wasted more water than I thought was necessary for safety reasons. I arrived back home in AZ. last fall to find this valve not shutting off completely. I have since ripped this model out and went with an Orbit battery one which, I hope I have better luck with. The Orbit unit seems much more quality construction than either of the Dig units I have used in the past.. Great Idea! just poor quality. April 10, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great product Product was easy to install if you read and follow instructions carefully. Just the right Timer for a small back yard garden. Have had no issues with the System. March 11, 2014
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