Product FAQ

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Help Designing a Drip Irrigation System
Q. Can you tell me what I need to water my plants? A. Making design suggestions for individual systems is precluded without being "on-site" to ac...
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018 at 10:30 AM
How to connect 1/4" tubing to 1/2" tubing
Punch a hole in your 1/2" or larger mainline tubing with one of our punches specially designed to ensure an accurate size hole. Insert one end of the 1...
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018 at 10:33 AM
How To Replace Riser Seals
From time to time system and/or component maintenance will be necessary to preserve the longevity of your system and keep it operating optimally. If you uti...
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018 at 12:17 PM
Inserting Goof Plugs
Q. My goof plugs are too hard to insert in the 1/4" holes. A. A well kept secret among drip irrigation installation professionals is how to install...
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018 at 10:34 AM
Leaking at the 1/4" fitting connections.
  Q: I have leaks where the ¼” fitting has been inserted into the larger mainline A: The leaks may be caused from irregular shaped holes or improperly sea...
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018 at 10:35 AM
Pressure Compensating Emitters
Q. What is Pressure Compensating? A. Drip systems apply water to plants at very low flow rates. This minimizes evaporation losses and limits the water to t...
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018 at 10:39 AM
Product Questions - I can’t find what I am looking for!
Need help locating something or have a question about product applications, installation, availability or need more information about a product itself? →...
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018 at 2:50 PM
PVC Pipe and Fitting Sizes
Q. How do I know what PVC pipe size I have? A. Selecting the correct size fittings to match your PVC pipe can be confusing if you do not already know wh...
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018 at 10:41 AM
Questions about Fertigation?
Q. Do I have to dilute the fertilizer before I put it into my fertilizer injector? A. No, each fertilizing injector unit that Drip Depot sells will dilute ...
Fri, 8 Dec, 2017 at 7:11 AM
Tubing popping off 1/4" Fittings
  Q: The ¼” micro tubing is popping off my drippers. A: This can be caused by a couple of factors. 1. The micro tubing has been placed on the outflow of ...
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018 at 10:46 AM