Model # 897-926

Internet #202051577

Store SKU #897926

Melnor Deluxe Metal Pulsating Sprinkler with Tripod
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Melnor

Deluxe Metal Pulsating Sprinkler with Tripod

  • Tripod design elevates the water to your desired height
  • Waters up to 5,600 sq. ft. of yard and garden
  • Folds down to allow for easy storage between uses
$3997 /each
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Product Overview

  • Tripod design elevates the water to your desired height
  • Waters up to 5,600 sq. ft. of yard and garden
  • Folds down to allow for easy storage between uses
The Melnor 5,600 sq. ft. Brass Impact Tripod Sprinkler is perfect for watering large areas. The pulsating sprinkler is attached to a durable metal tripod that extends 26-48 in. H and will water an area of up to 85 ft. in Dia.
  • Assembled dimension: 3.75 in. W x 3.13 in. D x 29 in. H
  • Brass impact head with a die-cast metal base for durability
  • 5,600 sq. ft. coverage area
  • Tripod extends 26-48 in. in H
  • Pulsating action
  • 3/4 in. standard fitting size
  • For large area watering applications up to 85 ft. in Dia
  • Note: product may vary by store.

Product Overview

  • Tripod design elevates the water to your desired height
  • Waters up to 5,600 sq. ft. of yard and garden
  • Folds down to allow for easy storage between uses
Model #: 897-926
Sku #: 897926
Internet #: 202051577

The Melnor 5,600 sq. ft. Brass Impact Tripod Sprinkler is perfect for watering large areas. The pulsating sprinkler is attached to a durable metal tripod that extends 26-48 in. H and will water an area of up to 85 ft. in Dia.

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  • Assembled dimension: 3.75 in. W x 3.13 in. D x 29 in. H
  • Brass impact head with a die-cast metal base for durability
  • 5,600 sq. ft. coverage area
  • Tripod extends 26-48 in. in H
  • Pulsating action
  • 3/4 in. standard fitting size
  • For large area watering applications up to 85 ft. in Dia
  • Note: product may vary by store.

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Name Metal Pulsating Sprinkler on In-Series Step Spike (2-Pack) Deluxe Metal Pulsator Sprinkler with Tripod Deluxe Metal Pulsating Sprinkler with Tripod
Brand Ray Padula Melnor Melnor
Ratings (1) (19) (211)
Maximum Spray Distance (ft.) 50 42.50 45
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Specifications

Dimensions

Coverage Area (sq. ft.)
5600
Fitting Size
3/4" standard
Product Depth (in.)
3.13
Product Height (in.)
29
Product Width (in.)
3.75

Details

Adjustable
Yes
Base Material
Die-Cast
Commercial / Residential
Residential
Decorative
No
Maximum Pressure (PSI)
120
Maximum Spray Distance (ft.)
45
Motion Sensor
No
Returnable
90-Day
Sprinkler Base Type
Tripod

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Limited Lifetime

Specifications

Dimensions

Coverage Area (sq. ft.)
5600
Fitting Size
3/4" standard
Product Depth (in.)
3.13
Product Height (in.)
29
Product Width (in.)
3.75

Details

Adjustable
Yes
Base Material
Die-Cast
Commercial / Residential
Residential
Decorative
No
Maximum Pressure (PSI)
120
Maximum Spray Distance (ft.)
45
Motion Sensor
No
Returnable
90-Day
Sprinkler Base Type
Tripod

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Limited Lifetime

Questions & Answers

I have now purchased this item twice, and with both, the sprinkler goes in one direction and then just stops. What am I doing wrong???

Asked by: Cali4nan
learn how to adjust an impact head
Answered by: kingpin79
Date published: 2017-07-03

Should the sprinkler work automatically when you turn on the water or is there an on/off switch on the sprinkler? Water is going through the hose.

but not coming out the sprinkler
Asked by: fay
I had trouble with water coming out the bottom as well. Remove the small mesh ball and rubber washer from the sprinkler's hose connector. I then used a rubber washer I had on hand and it works great. I'm not sure what the mesh ball did - looked like a diffuser but it didn't work for me.
Answered by: Gardenlady
Date published: 2017-06-24

Is each leg adjustable independently?

in other words, can it be setup on a hill and adjusted so it would be level.
Asked by: hillside
yes
Answered by: kingpin79
Date published: 2017-06-15

how do I adjust it so it goes more than 10 ft from the nozzle

Asked by: meme
Turn up your water pressure, tilt the tripod back so the water spray is shooting higher, etc.
Answered by: TripodSprinkler
Date published: 2017-08-01
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Customer Reviews

Deluxe Metal Pulsating Sprinkler with Tripod is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 211.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from I read the reviews on the Melnor Deluxe Metal Pulsating Sprinkler with Tripod and wasn't really s... I read the reviews on the Melnor Deluxe Metal Pulsating Sprinkler with Tripod and wasn't really sold on it. Then I watched a video on YouTube showing this product in action. It looked like it would handle the watering of my wife's garden, so I took a chance. After I set the tripod where I wanted it, adjusted the stops for the coverage area, hooked up the hose and turned the water on, the sprinkler was not pulsating, and no matter how I adjusted the diffuser, the spray was not going to come close to the 40 foot plus radius (85 foot diameter) that is advertised. I looked it over and kept making adjustments without success. I had my neighbor come over to see if a fresh set of eyes could see something I wasn't. He couldn't get it to work either, and we're both pretty mechanical guys. The sprinkler didn't come with any instructions, so I went to Melnor's website where I found one page that was pretty useless. I also went back to YouTube to see if there were any helpful videos, but again, nothing. I'll be taking it back to Home Depot tomorrow.
Date published: 2017-06-26
Rated 2 out of 5 by from How hard can it be to build a decent sprinkler? As an owner of a company that sells products into Home Depot and works extremely hard to achieve the highest quality, I am stunned with the inability of sprinkler manufacturers to build a simple sprinkler that can survive. I envision the engineers at Melnor spending more time on computer solitaire than in doing testing and failure engineering on their products. A sheet-metal part on our tripod sprinkler just fell off because the rivet snapped. Rivet was rusted or corroded - could not tell which. Should they design more robust rivets? Product also often decided not to rotate and locked in one position. Other than that this was a great product.
Date published: 2016-07-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I'm giving this sprinkler five stars because I think that what you get for the money is worth fiv... I'm giving this sprinkler five stars because I think that what you get for the money is worth five stars. I have been using this on a freshly seeded lawn and it has been a huge benefit over using one or more impact sprinklers with ground stakes. It's stable and covers a large swath of ground with every pass. Yes, the inlet is not as sturdy as it ought to be, but just don't move the sprinkler with the hose dragging behind; That puts a lot of stress on the inlet which you can avoid by holding the sprinkler with one hand (it's very light) and the hose with the other. Go for it.
Date published: 2017-11-02
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Defective product Much like other low reviews listed, this product never worked properly. Despite strong water pressure, this sprinkler created more of a mist than a directed spray, it did not pulsate or rotate (instead just flooding the area a few feet in front of it), and the distance of the spray was only about 15’ in one direction (30’ diameter if it actually rotated) - far short of the 85’ diameter advertised. Very disappointed and do not recommend!
Date published: 2017-10-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This tripod pulsating sprinkler is perfect. We have a difficult bank over a patio to water that ... This tripod pulsating sprinkler is perfect. We have a difficult bank over a patio to water that is concave... the tripod allows us to tip the sprinkler up at an angle and reach the entire bank without flooding our patio. It is also water tight and doesn't leak. We love it and highly recommend it to anyone wanting to water a hard to reach area or just a large area. This sprinkler reaches farther than our previous pulsating sprinkler too.
Date published: 2017-08-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This pulsating sprinkler is what I wanted. The distance it can cover is nearly perfect for my ne... This pulsating sprinkler is what I wanted. The distance it can cover is nearly perfect for my needs. It is very easy to adjust the tripod height, diameter of area that is to be watered. My only issue with this purchase was the way it was shipped. There was not very much care in packing the tripod in a box, which was very large, with minimal packing material.
Date published: 2017-07-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Although the sprinkler does a good job of watering a Large area, the tripod is cheaply made. The... Although the sprinkler does a good job of watering a Large area, the tripod is cheaply made. The pins that hold the legs to the center post are a small cheap metal NOT secured with a small bolt. The pins are spread at the end and does not withstand and stress. I have replaced the pins with a small screw and nut.
Date published: 2017-06-20
Rated 2 out of 5 by from The adjustable arm on the sprinkler fell off on the first day of use where it was ribeted to the ... The adjustable arm on the sprinkler fell off on the first day of use where it was ribeted to the sprinkler housing. Went and exchanged it and brought the new one back to find out that the threads were missing inside the coupler where the hose attaches.............my concern now is how long will they hold up.
Date published: 2017-08-08
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