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Single Station Battery Operated Controller with Actuator to Convert Manual Anti-siphon Valve


Single Station Battery Operated Controller with Actuator to Convert Manual Anti-siphon Valve
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The Drip Store's C006 (DIG model RBC-6000) is a single station digital timer with actuator for converting a manual anti-siphon valve to automatic control. The new RBC-6000 features a large, easy-to-read LCD screen and simple programming, rain sensor connection, and can operate using two AA batteries (not included). The timer’s professional grade actuator is used to convert ¾ in. or 1 in. brass or plastic manual anti-siphon valves.

Part #: C006
$71.17 ea.

The C006 is the latest release in anti-siphon valve conversion kits from DIG Corp. (model RBC-6000). It may be programmed for up to 4 start/stop times per day in weekly or cyclical mode. Featuring waterproof design and the ability to operate in harsh environments, the RBC-6000 is the simple and dependable solution for automating any irrigation system that uses a manual anti-siphon valve.

Features:
•Powered by two AA alkaline batteries with a safe period of 60 seconds to replace without losing the program
•Watering flexibility with a selection of watering frequencies and four start times
•Seven buttons with integrated high resolution screen
•Easy to read LCD display with AM/PM clock and icon-based programming for easy navigation
•Blinking notification on days the timer is active
•Programming time options in AM/PM or 24 hour
•Non-volatile memory retains program and timer integrity (excluding time)
•Emergency backup program of 5 minutes every 24 hours if no program is selected after battery installation starting at 8:AM
•Manual irrigation cycle can be performed via the timer manual program button or via the solenoid
•One button for program off until reactivated or as an irrigation suspension override (rain mode)
•Energy conservation; after fifteen minutes the timer screen is turned off automatically
•Low battery indicator
•Semi-automatic, automatic, or manual operation
•Retractable coiled cord for easy removal of the controller
•Factory assembled to fit 3/4" Champion and Orbit manual brass valves with adapter for 1” included in the package.
•The actuator is available with manual flow control and external manual bleed supported by stainless steel screw
•Threaded battery cover with O-ring for waterproof protection of the batteries
•Latching solenoid with encapsulated plunger and spring for reliable operation
•Wire ready for a rain sensor
•The timer interior is completely waterproof (IP68) - can operate in harsh environments
•Environmentally friendly; utilizes RoHS compliant components
•3 year warranty

Specifications:
•Operating pressure: 20 to 125 PSI
•Temperature range: 38-130°F (3-54°C)
•Assembled with ¾” adapter and washer, including in the package 1” adapter with washer
•timer power source: two AA alkaline batteries (not included)
•Solenoid with enclosed plunger: Two-way magnetic latching, normally closed, 7-12 Volt DC with two wires
•Retractable solenoid wire: 4.1” (coiled length when extended, approximately 18 in.)
•Materials: timer housing: high impact plastic
Actuator and solenoid: glass reinforced nylon

Programming options:
•Watering duration of one minute up to five hours and 59 minutes set in one minute increments
•Watering frequency: weekly or cyclical schedule with odd days, even days, or intervals from one to thirty (1- 30) days. In weekly schedule, the timer can be programmed to operate on any day of the week such as Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. In cyclical schedule, the timer can be programmed to operate on odd days, even days, or on any day such as every three days.

•Up to four start times per day in weekly or cyclical schedules provides added flexibility for any type of watering application, including sandy or clay soil.
•Rain off/delay option with automatic restart up to 99 days
•Program off option holds program until reactivated
•Manual cycle via the program with automatic shutoff option