When AC power is a problem, the JUNIOR DC battery-operated controllers are the solution! Whether for temporary operations like irrigation system wire repairs or permanent applications where AC power to the valves is expensive or impractical. And because valve boxes occasionally flood, these valve-mounted controllers are waterproof! For water savings, JUNIOR DC controllers are compatible with wired rain sensors.
Key Features and Benefits
Battery-operated provides automatic irrigation in areas withour A.C. power
Waterproof (IP68) to survive the occasional flooded valve box..
Valve mount or wall option mount right on the D.C. solenoid or wall mount up to 900’ away
1- and 4-station models for temporary power to one valve or permanent power to a system without A.C.
Compatible with wired rain sensor
use Irritrol DCL, DC latiching solenoid
Uses one, 9-volt, Alkaline battery
Output to solenoid is a DC pulse
Use with Irritrol “DCL”, DC, latching solenoids and Irritrol valves
Maximum wire length to DCL: 660’ to 960’ depending on wire gauge (see below)