Product FAQ

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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
Pump Troubleshooting
My irrigation pump is not pumping water, what's wrong? The pump may have lost it's prime.  That means there is no water in the pump casing so it ...
Mon, 28 Dec, 2020 at 8:19 AM
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 ...
Wed, 17 Feb, 2021 at 2:43 PM
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
Using Drip Emitters
Q. How many drippers can I put on one run of tubing? A. The number depends on the size of the tubing (1/4", 1/2" or 3/4") as each size of tu...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 11:04 AM
Water Treatments and System Solutions
If you're looking for a solution to your water or system problems, you've come to the right place! In this short article we will address some ...
Tue, 25 Feb, 2020 at 1:43 PM
Watering Duration
Avoid Over-Watering Probably the hardest adjustment when converting to drip irrigation is getting past the expectation to see a large wet spot on the gr...
Fri, 14 Feb, 2020 at 3:12 PM
Winterizing
Q: How do I winterize? A: Winterizing a drip irrigation system is easy. Timers and head assembly components (backflow preventers, filters, pressure regu...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 11:09 AM