Agpro, Inc. Soaker System – General Information
placement of the soaker nozzle assembly. For proper soaking, the PVC soaker supply line should follow parallel to the top of headlock elevation the entire length of the lane.
These recommendations and accompanying drawings are advisory in nature intended to show typical soaker system placement and pipe routing.
There are many types of pipe, pipe materials, and fittings that can be used for systems of this type. The standard saddle
connection on the supply line allows connection to most type of pipe available in the U.S.
The soaker supply line will be installed in accordance with instructions and specifications from the supplier of the actual pipe and pipe fittings selected. Be careful to utilize appropriate cleaning and bonding agents for pipe and connections per pipe and fitting supplier specifications.
It is the responsibility of the owner and project plumbing subcontractor to install the pipe system and fittings for the soaker line in accordance with the pipe manufacturer’s instructions with provisions for local weather conditions. Failure to do so may limit or negate warranties.
All piping must be carefully set on a uniform grade with good connections at each valve, saddle, elbow and tees.
Do not subject system to greater than 60 psi pressure during operation.