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    • Description
      Model
      57069N
      Internet/Catalog:
      100020404
      Store SKU:
      241592

      Control your sprinkler system with this Orbit Rain-and-Freeze Sensor, which shuts the system off under rainy or freezing conditions. Customize the sensor with adjustable rain sensitivity control and automatic rain delay. This sensor helps prevent over-watering or dangerous, icy conditions due to sprinkler operation.

      • Use to automatically control sprinkler systems in raining or freezing conditions
      • Digital freeze sensor is ideal for helping to reduce hazards, such as icy walkways and damage from freezing water
      • Works with new and existing sprinkler systems
      • 3 mounting options with threaded, slip and rain gutter options
      • Adjustable rain sensitivity includes 5 settings from 1/8 in. to 1 in.
      • Automatic rain delay allows for adjustable duration for system to stay off
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    • Specifications
      Color Family :
      Whites
      Irrigation System Component :
      Sensor
      Product Depth (in.) :
      3.125
      Product Height (in.) :
      6.25
      Product Width (in.) :
      3
      Returnable :
      90-Day
    • Reviews
      (20)

      Ratings & Reviews

      65% of customers recommend this product
      3.5
      Out of 5:
      5
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      [6]
      QUALITY:
      VALUE:
      3.8
      3.5
      • Great idea horrible design and performance
      • August 13, 2014

      I installed one of these Orbit rain/freeze sensor and it hasn't worked consistently during the last two years since its been installed. During heavy rains, the sprinkler system turns on wasting precious water when its not needed. I've even placed tap water into it as a test and my sprinkler system still turns on. Not sure if I got a lemon but looking at some of the other negative reviews, I'd say the problem lies with the sensor. This shouldn't surprise me about Orbit products. On a separate note, I also installed 4 Orbit jar type valves when I installed the rain sensor but within the first 5 months two of the valves started leaking. I had to replace the diaphragms but then the other two valves started leaking a few weeks later which required new diaphragms as well. After another 7 months, more leaks. I finally tore these pieces of garbage out and replaced them with Rain Bird valves. After 1.5 years, these Rain Birds are operating flawlessly without a single issue. Should have bought Rain Bird in the beginning and saved me lots of wasted time and frustrations.

      Cons unreliable, does not work, waste of time and money
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      AZgardenlover

      Goodyear, AZ
      3 out of 3 people found this helpful
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      By: AZgardenlover
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