How to tell if your pump is overheating

January 07, 2019

An overheating pump not only causes motor and pipe damage but can also cause some damage to your finances. A new pump can overheat and suddenly break down and you will have to replace it. There are different ways to tell if your pump is overheating; Tumbling noises Cavitations damage the impeller of the pump. It occurs when the water being pumped has a high temperature, if the suction line is blocked or when the suction lift is too hi... Continue Reading

How to get the best out of your pivot irrigation system

December 03, 2017

If your Tulsa sprinkler system works on a pivot, then you are always looking to make sure that the ideal amount of water is used. The thing about irrigation is that most people do not realize when they are using too much of one resource and too little of another. To get the best yields, you are going to need to make adjustments and tinker around with what you have at your disposal. Let’s take a look at how you can achieve maximum pivot op... Continue Reading

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