Typical Micro Irrigation Systems

Posted on November 29, 2017

Typical Micro Irrigation Systems If you stand in the aisle of your local hardware store or irrigation outlet you will be amazed at the amount of watering bits available. Micro irrigation by nature is made up of lots of small bits and pieces from fittings to watering devices. To simplify

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How many drippers or sprays can I run at once?

Posted on November 03, 2017

The following Factsheet explains how to determine the water supply available from your tap and what this means as to how many Antelco drippers or sprays that you can run at once. All you need is: A standard (9 litre) household bucketA stopwatch or watch with seconds hand. 

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Typical recommended layout of our Potstream System

Posted on November 01, 2017

We are often asked how our systems go together so we thought we would write this article to show how our Potstream system for potted plants goes together. Protecting your system Importantly your system should incorporate a pressure regulator and filter to protect the system from pressure blowouts and contaminants

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Irrigation Equipment: Facts to Consider

Posted on September 20, 2017

TIPS Contract a professional irrigation designer; insist on a system to suit your plants and your soil.Install efficient micro-irrigation emitters wherever possible. Install an irrigation controller with multiple programs, seasonal adjustment, and a rain switch. Consider soil moisture devices.Mulch around your plants to conserve water in the soil. Irrigate to

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The warmer weather is finally here in Australia..

Posted on September 19, 2017

Spring has sprung.. Now is the time of year to check or install irrigation systems for the warmer season ahead. At Antelco we have a family of adjustable watering products perfect for home garden use. This enables the gardener to set and fine tune the water required for each individual

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Drip & Micro Irrigation Systems Maintenance

Posted on June 01, 2017

Agricultural Drip and Micro Irrigation Systems Maintenance Introduction The most common problem facing Drip and Micro Irrigation systems is clogging of the emitters. This can be caused by a build up of sediments, silts, inorganic and organic matter which can partially or fully clog emitters. Maintenance of drip and micro

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Potstream™ – The new watering standard for potted plants

Posted on April 01, 2017

PotstreamTM is the new fully adjustable watering device for potted plants and container watering. It has been fully Australian designed and manufactured by Antelco Pty Ltd, Australia’s premier micro irrigation solutions provider. The PotstreamTM was designed from the bottom up by firstly considering the peeves of potted plant watering. Our

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Fixed or Adjustable micro watering devices

Posted on October 03, 2016

Fixed or Adjustable Micro Watering Devices – that is the question for micro irrigation for today’s Home Gardens Today’s home gardens are as diverse and individual as Australia’s landscape itself. Micro irrigation in the form of drip and low volume micro spray is seen as an effective irrigation method to

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