Model # 68000

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Orbit 8-Port Adjust Flow Manifold (1/Tag)
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Orbit

8-Port Adjust Flow Manifold (1/Tag)

$699 /each

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Product Overview

Use the Orbit Plastic 8-Port Drip Manifold to help you water your lawn precisely and conveniently. This handy manifold features eight 1/4 in. barbed ports with threaded caps that can each be controlled to customize the flow of water.

  • Use to convert a shrub head to a drip watering system
  • Connects to a 1/2 in. threaded riser for easy installation
  • Features eight 1/4 in. barbed ports with threaded caps
  • Easy-access filter helps prevent clogging
  • Individual flow-control adjustment mechanism on each port for precise watering

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Customer Questions & Answers

what is the max. working water pressure? I have now 3 units fail and spraying water out the side seam. Not to happy with this product.

They're connected to normal city water pressured 3/4" pipe and I've had 3 blow-outs. These units are only 1 year old
Asked by: Anonymous
The pressure on my system is less than 30psi. I have six manifolds on two lines off of a single spigot. Using two battery powered controllers with three manifolds per controller
Answered by: Dave
Date published: 2017-05-21

how many emitters can be on each of the 8 ports

Asked by: ERBGO
I have had as many as four, however the flow drops off with the addition of each emitter. I use 1 gpm emitters and the flow on the manifold will handle four per port. The flow may be less than the total of all emitters on that port.
Answered by: Dave
Date published: 2017-05-21

does this work with gravity like a rain barrow or is it only a pressureized system?

I need to build a watering system for out on a farm field, I have 55 gal barrows that will set on a trailer. Gravity feed, battery hose timer. I will fill the containers with water from the pond & use a tractor to take them to the top of the hill. I have no power out their. Thanks
Asked by: Anonymous
If it doesn't, just add a shufflo pump.
Answered by: suave
Date published: 2016-04-11

port caps

If I choose not to use all eight ports and leave the caps on two of them will the two with the caps on leak or do i need to attach a small piece of hose with a plug
Asked by: truckinforever
The caps will prevent leaking. I would also suggest using a flathead screwdriver to close the ports not in use. When the port is closed, you don't even need a cap. However I keep the caps on to prevent dirt from entering the ports.
Answered by: DuoDynamico
Date published: 2016-09-05
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Customer Reviews

8-Port Adjust Flow Manifold (1/Tag) is rated 3.9 out of 5 by 34.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Poor design on the flow control knobs. Even using extreme care the slotted heads on the adjustme... Poor design on the flow control knobs. Even using extreme care the slotted heads on the adjustment controls deform and make them unusable. Would not recommend !
Date published: 2017-02-28
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Product did not work as expected, only two ports were operational. Product did not work as expected, only two ports were operational.
Date published: 2017-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I bought this one to replace another adjustable flow manifold. The other one had a cap that can ... I bought this one to replace another adjustable flow manifold. The other one had a cap that can be twisted off. After four years, the cap got blown off by the pressure of the water. This one doesn't have a cap that can be twisted off. The unit appears to be totally sealed so I shouldn't have to risk incurring an unexpected spike in my water bill due to a blown cap. The water pressure for each port can be adjusted via a flat head screwdriver; whereas, the other manifold allowed the pressure to be adjusted by hand which is more convenient.
Date published: 2017-05-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A tip from a first timer It was really hard to insert the supply lines in the 8 dispensers. The second one I did I heated the supply line with a lighter just a little and they were a lot easier to install. Checked for leaks, didn't know if the integrity of the lines would be compromised because of the heat, they all worked fine on all 8 Co nections with out leaks
Date published: 2017-03-14
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great way to make a drip line for containers. Very well made for the complex design. Works well, ... Great way to make a drip line for containers. Very well made for the complex design. Works well, just difficult to store caps on top of device. If you choose 1 station on your sprinkler system, you can put a short male/male riser piece in and screw on this device to dedicate it to the drip lines. Easy to water pots automatically.
Date published: 2017-04-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This manifold is superior to earlier types and can be adjusted easily to connect to up as many as... This manifold is superior to earlier types and can be adjusted easily to connect to up as many as 8 lines. Each of the 8 outlets can now be separately adjusted for water pressure or shut off with supplied caps if necessary. An eSsential part of any water irrigation system.
Date published: 2016-12-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This manifold was easy to install and adjustments are sensitive but easy to manage. I like this b... This manifold was easy to install and adjustments are sensitive but easy to manage. I like this better than the knob turning type of manifold adjustments because it is easier to manage and doesn't pop off as easily. I have only used it for a month now but all is ok.
Date published: 2017-04-11
Rated 3 out of 5 by from I felt that it limits the flow too much. Had a difficult time getting enough pressure from some ... I felt that it limits the flow too much. Had a difficult time getting enough pressure from some of the lines especially if had 2 sprinklers on it.
Date published: 2017-05-02
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