Adjustable Button Drippers are devices used to control and discharge water from a lateral pipe where they are
How they irrigate Plants
They release water to your plants from the mainline tubing. Our basic drip emitters are economical products that are extremely popular with our customers.
Available in different flow rates which can be at times denoted by different colours such as red, green or yellow.
They are particularly useful for long rows or varying terrain.
How to Install Button Drippers
Button Drippers can be connected to the main supply line or lateral tubes using appropriate fittings. The most commonly compatible fittings are connectors and compression fittings. To install button drippers:
- Connect mainline pipes to sub mainline pipes
- Join the sub mainline pipes to the drip tubing.
- Fit button drippers to the drip tubing.
Use of Button Drippers
- They are most suitable for use in orchards potted plants and also for trees
- With adjustable drippers a farmer can control the amount of water they want discharged for hours.
- They also help in reducing the cost of labour that is a requirement in other irrigation systems.
Benefits of Adjustable Button Drippers
- Efficiency – They allow precise control over the water flow rate thus helping conserve water and allocation of enough water to plants
- Water control – The adjustable feature of button drippers allows for a control over water flow to crops basing on the water requirement.
- Flexibility – With adjustable flow rates, button drippers can adapt to changing irrigation needs throughout the growing season.
- Pressure stability – The pressure compensation feature ensures consistent flow rates even though there are variations in water pressure, thus uniform distribution across the system.
Choosing to Purchase Drippers
When choosing Button drippers, always consider the flow rate and material type of the button drippers. The material should be a harsh climate resistant material and a non-corrosive plastic.
Enhance water conservation and reduce production cost with adjustable button drippers. You also get to maintain a water irrigation pattern on your farm.
Aqua Hub Kenya has quality button drippers and other drip irrigation accessories.