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How to make a simple and reliable PP pipe sprinkler

For even irrigation and watering of plants in the garden or vegetable garden, it is very convenient to use sprinklers, sprinklers or sprinklers. This method of irrigation does not require physical expenditure of energy and when using a timer for water, the process can be fully automated. To significantly save money, you can make simple do-it-yourself sprayers from a polypropylene pipe. They perfectly distribute the water flow 360 degrees. Having provided your area with such sprinklers, it is very easy to water the plants with one turn of the shut-off valve.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

For manufacturing you need:

  • 1 meter of polypropylene pipe with a diameter of 25 mm, two plugs and one tee for it;
  • 15 cm of polypropylene pipe with a diameter of 40 mm (preferably thick-walled);
  • metal sleeve 10-15 cm, internal thread on both sides;
  • adapter;
  • a soldering iron and a simple gas torch.

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Making a sprinkler with your own hands

We heat the nut with a burner and cut the thread on a piece of 40 mm pipe with it. By the way, in this case, you can use a simple “American”.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

When threading, cool immediately with water so that the thread is not lapped.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler
How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

Cut off a 0.5 cm washer from the same pipe and carefully clean it from burrs.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

We take two pieces of pipe 25 mm long, 30 cm each.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

We seal each piece with a plug on one side, and on the other side we solder it into a tee. We cut off another piece of the same pipe, 2-3 cm longer than the fortieth one and solder it into the free end of the tee.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler
How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

We put first a piece of the 40th pipe, then our plastic cleaned washer.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

By pressing against the heated soldering iron, we melt the tip of the short 25th pipe and ensure that the resulting structure rotates freely on the 40th pipe.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

We drill the side sections and plugs with a drill in different directions. The drill diameter should not exceed 3 mm (it is better to try 1.5 or 2 mm first, it is never too late to increase).

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

We screw a metal sleeve onto a piece of the 40th pipe.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

Using a gas burner, we achieve a smooth bend of the sides of the atomizer.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler
How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

We screw the “American” into the other end of the sleeve, then screw it into the stand adapter.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler
How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

After connecting the hose and supplying water, by rotating under pressure, and thanks to the holes in different directions, irrigation occurs over a sufficiently large area and does not require constant transfer of the sprayer.

How to make a PP pipe sprinkler

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