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Rain Bird 8005

Rain Bird 8005

Pop-up Sprinkler Long Range – A full-featured state-of-the-art commercial rotor


Rain Bird 8005 Applications

The Rain Bird 8005 Rotor is built rugged to withstand the harsh conditions and vandalism present in public turf areas. It has been designed and tested to ensure the high reliability demanded by the market today. With its extensive customer identified features, it is versatile enough to fit all applications thanks to a long radius of throw.


Rain Bird 8005 Features

• Five-year trade warranty

• Memory Arc® returns the rotor to its original arc setting

• Non-strippable drive mechanism prevents damage from vandals

• Extra heavy-duty construction of nozzle turret and riser withstands vandal kick

• Optional stainless steel riser model helps deter vandalism on public turf areas

• Easy, wet, dry arc adjustment with slotted screwdriver though top of rotor from 50° to 330°, 360° non-reversing full circle

• Full and Part circle operation in one unit to reduce inventory requirements

• Left and right trips adjustable for ease of installation without turning the case and loosening the pipe connection

• Seal-A-Matic™ (SAM) check device/riser to help prevent low head drainage

• Water-lubricated gear-drive

• Standard rubber cap

• Rain Curtain™ nozzles with three ports for optimal long-range, mid-range, and close-in watering resulting in superior uniformity

• Nozzles are interchangeable from the front with no special tools

• Self-adjusting turbine regulator allows  nozzle replacement with no other adjustment required

• Heavy duty retract spring ensures positive pop-down



• Radius: 17.4 to 24.7 m

• Pressure: 3.5 to 6.9 bar

• Flow Rate: 2.54 to 8.24 m3/h

• 1″ (26/34) BSP female threaded inlet

• SAM check device holds up to 3.1 m of head

• Rain Curtain nozzles: 12-beige; 14-light green; 16-dark brown; 18-dark blue; 20-red; 22-yellow; 24-orange, 26-white

• Nozzle outlet trajectory is 25°


Rain Bird Dimensions

• Pop-up height: 12.7 cm

• Overall height: 25.7 cm

• Exposed diameter: 4.8 cm

• Overall diameter: 7.9 cm


Note: pop-up height measured from cover to centre of primary nozzle port. Overall body height is measured popped down


Rain Bird Models

• 8005: 1” (26/34) (BSP) female threaded inlet (plastic riser stem)

• 8005-SS: 1” (26/34) (BSP) female threaded inlet (stainless steel covered riser stem)


Check out our Rain Bird 8005 Rotors in our                  Online Shop

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